warm weather fast approaches and the kids are clamoring to ride
their bikes until the late summer sun fades, it's a smart idea to
refresh your family's bicycling safety knowledge.
Most of the links and articles are for you to read and share with
your children. Some, like the coloring pages, are for your children
to work with themselves. Coloring in Ernie and his helmet may help
to familiarize your child with wearing a helmet while on a bicycle.
Gearing up for Bicycle Safety
This article includes advice on riding
with children (trailers, seats, tandems), helmet guidelines, and
tips for teaching you child safe bicycling skills and hand signals.
National Bicycle Safety Network's Bicycle
Safety Month Section
This section features safety tips for children and further resources
to help you and your family avoid injuries.
Specialists at the Children's Memorial
Medical Center in Chicago discuss the perfect bike helmet.
Helpful tips for outfitting your child with a bicycle helmet.
by The Editors of Sesame Street Parents
National Bicycle Safety Network's Bike
This page's strength is that it provides links to several key websites
dedicated to bicycle helmets.
Coloring Pages for Kids
Ernie on his Bike
Prairie Dawn Wears Her Helmet