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Parents should ride by example, wear a helmet, safety advocate says

Editor’s note: Today’s topic on helmet safety and parents putting their noggin to good use comes from Kira Ticus, transportation program specialist for Ecology Action and the co-chair of the Santa Cruz Community Traffic Safety Coalition. I grew up in … Continue reading

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Bike safety advocates seek to focus on cyclists under 25

Info box Overall Bicycle Injuries and Fatalities in Santa Cruz County Injured 2000         2001         2002         2003         2004         2005         2006         2007                         155           151             153           166         162           151          154            150                                           Killed 2000         2001         2002         2003         2004         … Continue reading

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