Children love to travel on cycles. They enjoy cycling alone to the school as all this give them a feeling of freedom. But due to heavy traffic and safety concerns this trend has been decreased and parents not allow their children to enjoy cycling alone. The better way to solve this problem is that parents should teach their children about traffic rules as well as road safety. Let your child enjoy the freedom of cycling. It will also give your child the confidence to ride a bike in better way.
Road Safety Tips
Follow the following tips to make sure that your child is safe and sound while cycling:
Good condition of Bike
Make sure that your child’s bike is fit and in good condition for cycling on road.
To give your child the confidence takes a position behind him just for his or her safety or supervision.
Bike Safety Accessories
Make sure that your child should wear bike safety accessories like helmet and bike safety vests. These things will keep them safe and sound in case of any collision.
Teach them Rules and Regulations
Also teach your children about road safety rules and regulations.
For the road safety training teach your children about following rules:
Don’t cross red light.
Obey traffic rules.
Ride in a position that your vision should be clear.
How to take Control
Don’t go too fast otherwise you will lose your control.
Use of bell
Use your bell when required.
Don’t cross any other. Try to give the way to others.
Be careful at junction, entrance and bends.
Be on your side
Make sure you are on your side.
Teach them how to take control on the bike in case of any unusual condition.
These tips are very necessary to develop better skills and to gain maximum confidence. It can also give a feeling a pleasure and independence to the children.