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When you get into a car, you probably wouldn’t decide to drive it without buckling your seat belt, so why would you ride your bicycle without a helmet?
In fact, there are probably just as many dangers to getting seriously injured with a bicycle, if you are not protecting the most vital part of your body - the head. Surprisingly, many people still do not realize the importance of always wearing a quality helmet and are at huge risk of suffering life-threatening injuries because of their own ignorance.
But even if you understand the importance of wearing a helmet, choosing one that... (more)
...why we in the D.C. area are lucky to have nabbed her from Portland. Koch is currently the Events & Advocacy Coordinator at popular bike shop Revolution Cycles. She recently took time out of her busy schedule for an email Q&A with Green D.C.Green D.C.: How did you first get involved in bicycle advocacy?Angela Koch: I've lived car-free or car-lite for the past 15 years so bikes as a solution to a lot of problems has always been one of my interests. In 2007, I got a job with the Bicycle Transportation Alliance, a highly respected and effective statewide bike advocacy organization in... (more)
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