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Sign the petition for California Vulnerable Road Users

This statewide bill will increase penalties for drivers who hit or injure people who bike, walk, run, skateboard, ride horses, or work on California streets. Sign this petition that will be sent to State Assembly woman Bonnie Lowenthal (Chair of the Assembly Transportation Committee) and State Senator Mark DeSaulnier (Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee) as well as the Governor. 



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Number Date Name Location Why is this legislation ...
102 1 month ago Anonymous Palo Alto, CA I have a friend that was hit by an unsafe driver that was trying to pass and make a right turn on Sand Hill Road.
101 1 month ago thiago oliveira Hercules, CA I'm an avid rider and I see reckless drivers that don't accept that bikes belong on the road and I've seen a few instances of cars hitting and harassing cyclists.
100 1 month ago Anonymous CA No, but its far dangerous enough already.
99 1 month ago Pavel Fastenko San Jose, CA Both of my daughters (4 and 7 years old) really like riding bicycle. However it is always a hard decision to go and ride on the street starting from home (rather than being limited only ...
98 2 months ago Nicholas Yuen Berkeley, CA
97 2 months ago Karl Danz Los Altos, CA I use my bike for commuting and errands, as well as recreation. I've had several "close calls" in which I got to speak with the motorist--in each case it was clear they were in their own little wor...
96 2 months ago Heather Krauss CA Drivers are far too negligent at the wheel and too many cyclists and others are killed because of this, and all the driver gets is a slap on the wrist. It is possible to get away with murder in this...
95 2 months ago Kathleen Meagher Sunnyvale, CA I am a frequent bicyclist - commuting to work and running errands - and, while I have not been hit, I have had some close calls.
94 2 months ago Rolf Schreiber CA I am a daily bike commuter and feel that many drivers do not take properly share the road with cyclists, sometimes with tragic consequences. Stronger laws are needed to incentivize drivers to do the...
93 2 months ago Anonymous CA Our family bikes to many local places instead of driving. Our youngest daughter was bumped by a driver who made a left and "didn't see her" - while she was in the crosswalk! Hopefully, this increa...
92 2 months ago Kevin Jackson Sunnyvale, CA Anything that sends a message to motorists to drive carefully is a good thing!
91 3 months ago Diane Gleason CA
90 3 months ago Roberto Perelman Sunnyvale, CA My whole family use bicycles as transportation.
89 3 months ago George Bell Sunnyvale, CA For many years, I commuted 10 miles to work. I was hit once by a motorist. Fortunately, I wasn't badly injured that time. Another time, to avoid being hit, I turned sharply, fell and broke my hip. T...
88 3 months ago George Bell Sunnyvale, CA For many years, I commuted 10 miles to work. I was hit once by a motorist. Fortunately, I wasn't badly injured that time. Another time, to avoid being hit, I turned sharply, fell and broke my hip. T...
87 3 months ago Charles Sholtz Palo Alto, CA I was hit by a car while bicycle commuting. The CHP determined the car driver was 100% at fault, which was fine for having their insurance company pay for the damages, but it seems the driver shoul...
86 3 months ago Robert Faulhaber CA
85 3 months ago piaw na CA I've been hit by a car.
84 3 months ago John Woodfill Palo Alto, CA I've been t-boned by a car within a few blocks of my house as I was riding along with the right of way and a green light.
83 3 months ago Anonymous Sunnyvale, CA Riders in my bike club have been hit by cars.
82 3 months ago Anonymous CA I am a strong proponent of biking around as the primary means of regular transportation. I bike to/from work, the grocery store, and library. My children bike to/from school and to their various a...
81 3 months ago Cor van de Water Sunnyvale, CA I have been hit and have had many close calls / buzzes from inattentive motorists
80 3 months ago Jeff Gross Carlsbad, CA Drivers are increasingly distracted, and need encouragement to pay attention to others. I have been hit by cars both when bicycling and when walking legally where I should be.
79 3 months ago Christine Bourgeois CA
78 3 months ago Robert Page Redwood City, CA This bill will help increase safety of our roadway infrastrucutre for non-motorized use.
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