Bikes have become increasingly more popular year after year. Riding a bicycle is a great way to stay active and healthy, and it is an excellent way to travel around town. However when riding a bike it is important to keep yourself and everyone around you safe. Bicycles are the second most dangerous mode of transportation with the first being motorcycles. Across the nation you are almost twice as likely to die when riding a bike than when driving in a car, per trip. Bike riding is almost 500 times more fatal than riding in a bus. With how dangerous cycling can be it should be essential that all cyclists know how to stay safe while on the road.