I live in Highland Park, Illinois.
Here in Highland Park, there is a law that when you are
under fifteen, you must wear a helmet.
Students at our school are expected to
obey all of Highland Park's bicycle laws. These are the
Sherwood School rules for riding a bike to
Always wear a
Walk your bike to the bike rack.
Park and lock
There are many Illinois laws about
bicycle safety. For example, a police officer may inspect
a bike at any time if the bike looks unsafe. Also, you
cannot carry a package or bundle which prevents you from
using two hands while riding your bike. Remember, when
you follow bicycle laws and following safety rules,
riding a bike will be more fun and safer, too!
For more information on bike laws for
the state of Illinois, you can go to this site:
State Police, Bicycle Safety"
There are many, many bike laws in the
United States. If you want to see the laws for your state
or Canada, you can go to this site: "State
Laws for Bicycles"