Bicycle Safety


Does Your Bicycle Helmet Fit Correctly?

Throughout the year, please make sure your child’s helmet is fitted properly.  Please also make sure that you, as the parent/caregiver, are a GREAT role model and are wearing your helmet and wearing it properly anytime you are on wheels (bike, scooter, skateboard, roller blades, etc.).

To make  sure your helmet fits properly, you may call one of the following numbers to make an appointment:

Fort Collins Bike Co-Op 970.484.3804
Poudre Fire Authority 970.221.6574
Wellington Fire Protection 970.568.3232
Thompson School District Administration 970.613.5768
UCHealth EMS 970.232.1750 Press 1
Berthoud Fire Protection 970.532.2264
Windsor-Severance Fire Rescue 970.686.2626

Click on the video below for instructions on how to fit a helmet properly.

Helmet Fit Handout

Helmet Fit Handout SPANISH

Helmet? Check!

Next we need to make sure your bicycle is ready to ride by going through the ABC’s: ABCQuickCheck-NHTSA

Helmet? Check!

Bicycle tuned? Check!

Now learn the rules of the road: Bicycle Safety Basics English and Spanish

Fun activities

Draw a Safety Scene

Strap and Snap Word Find

Want to learn more? Register to become a Certified Bicycle Friendly Driver or for a Bicycle Education Course.

Cannot afford a helmet? Fill out the form below to receive a coupon to get a helmet at one of our fit stations for a $10 donation.

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