# Bike safety
Colorado State Patrol: Bike safety could save your child’s life
(Colorado) Bicycle-vehicle crashes peak from June through October, with the most crashes occurring in July, the Colorado State Patrol reported. While school is out for the summer, teens and kids spend more time in their neighborhoods and use bicycles, the fastest, easiest mode of transportation.
New Colorado law could reduce bike-related accidents in DougCo
(Douglas County, Colo.) After the Colorado Safety Stop law was passed in April, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office hopes to see improved safety conditions for cyclists. Bicycle Colorado urged the passing of House Bill 22-1028, the Colorado Safety Stop. The proposal of the bill stated that the law creates safer conditions for cyclists and others because it results in less time spent at intersections, where the majority of crashes with vehicles happen.