DIAGRAM: Bicycle safety equipment

September 20, 2011 | 7:22 p.m. CDT
In addition to technical improvements in bicycle construction and well-designed roads, the use of proper equipment while cycling helps reduce the risk of accidents and severe injury to riders. Free bicycle helmets are available from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday at the MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital, organized by the Children’s Hospital and Kohl’s department stores.