New details on two recent fatal crashes

We now have some additional facts about the circumstances of the crash that killed 47-year-old Stephen Rader in last Friday in Madison and the crash involving 15-year-old Brittany Barnstable on May 18 in New Berlin. In both cases Rader and Barnstable were riding in bicycle facilities, but the crashes are still under investigation to determine cause. According to [...]

Idaho Stop Law in Wisconsin?

The recent discussion about people on bicycles riding four across raised the issue of laws that were created solely for motor vehicles and should not be applied to bicycles, specifically stop signs. I received an email from a reader named Ben who asked me if I thought it would be a good idea for the [...]