Crosswalk Question: What do bicycles do?

I recently got this question from a member, and it touches on what I think is a poorly understood but very important traffic safety concern: Dave, I noticed this crosswalk law mentioned in a story and wondered what it means for bicyclists? Are you familiar with this law? “Wisconsin’s pedestrian “right-of-way” law, or Statute 346.24 [...]



Diluted Vulnerable User Bill Passes

  It is good news that the Wisconsin Senate just passed an amended version of our proposed Vulnerable User Law (AB388) on a voice vote, but I’m not sabering any champagne bottles yet. Regular readers will remember the bill was amended in the Assembly to remove all penalty enhancers in order to get it through the [...]



Vulnerable User Bill may be dead

Perhaps it is more accurate to say the VU Bill is on life support, but metaphors aside, as the Wisconsin legislative session draws to a close April 3rd, it appears our legislators will not get a chance to vote on our Vulnerable User Bill (SB307 and AB388).  Although we believe the VU Bill would pass a [...]