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Is Bicycling at Night Safe in Ormond Beach?

Is Bicycling at Night Safe in Ormond Beach?

Riding your bicycle in Ormond Beach will always be more dangerous at night, just as night driving is more dangerous than daytime driving.

Drowsy driving, impaired vision and driving under the influence all contribute to the number of evening bike accidents. And because bicyclists don’t have much protection, the accident is more likely to be fatal.

A few statistics on Florida night-bicycling accidents:

Of course, it’s not just motorists that are the cause of night-cycling accidents. Many bicyclists lack the proper road protocol, the right attire or increased awareness required to ride after dark.

Here are several steps Florida bicyclists can take to be safe at night:

Whatever the cause, bicycle accidents can often be painful, costly and even deadly. If you or someone you love has been injured in an Ormond Beach bicycle accident, get advice from a trusted Ormond Beach personal injury attorney by calling Zimmet & Zimmet today.

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