Have Bicycle, Will Travel
Your child has made the big step from training wheels to a full-fledged bicycle. But is he ready for the road? Here are tips to tell whether you child is prepared:
He knows the rules of the road, and does not ride on busy highways.
He can ride straight.
He uses the brakes properly.
He knows how to swerve around hazards.
He's on a constant lookout for traffic.
His bicycle is equipped with reflectors and is in good repair.
He wears a helmet.