Every US Road Accident Casualty Mapped

Transport data mapping experts ITO World have taken the official data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration – and produced this amazing map using OpenStreetMap.  Each dot represents a life on the road.

Bell Helmets Rock Replacing Your Lid

I fell riding the TransAm this summer.  I fell on this curve on Hwy 12 near Lowell, ID.  I was pondering external things.  Essentially after a long day of riding not focusing on the narrow pavement outside the white line quite as thoroughly as I should have. One of the many things impacted in my minor excursion…… Continue reading Bell Helmets Rock Replacing Your Lid

High school teacher killed while riding in Vancouver, WA

Updated BikePortland.org article Posted by Elly Blue on September 16th, 2009 at 10:22 am @ BikePortland.org I have reprinted this here simply as it bothers me a great deal.  As it continues to change, go back to the BikePortland.org link (Title above) and see what is going on. Update: A candlelight vigil for Gordon Patterson…… Continue reading High school teacher killed while riding in Vancouver, WA