Whether you are a novice bike rider or have been riding for decades, a bicycle is a great way to get around and to stay fit. But every year, thousands of people are seriously injured on bikes. From broken bones to brain injuries, many of the injuries can be avoided if you practice safety first.
Safety Tips for a Safe Ride
Deaconess serves as the local chapter for ThinkFirst National injury Prevention Foundation
. ThinkFirst is an award-winning, evidence-based program aimed at helping people learn to reduce their risks for injury. Their mission is to prevent brain, spinal cord and other traumatic injuries through education, research and advocacy.