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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 ...
98 6 days ago Nicholas Yuen Berkeley, CA
97 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 3 weeks ago Kevin Jackson Sunnyvale, CA Anything that sends a message to motorists to drive carefully is a good thing!
91 3 weeks ago Diane Gleason CA
90 3 weeks ago Roberto Perelman Sunnyvale, CA My whole family use bicycles as transportation.
89 3 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks ago Robert Faulhaber CA
85 3 weeks ago piaw na CA I've been hit by a car.
84 3 weeks 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 weeks ago Anonymous Sunnyvale, CA Riders in my bike club have been hit by cars.
82 3 weeks 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 weeks ago Cor van de Water Sunnyvale, CA I have been hit and have had many close calls / buzzes from inattentive motorists
80 3 weeks 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 weeks ago Christine Bourgeois CA
78 3 weeks ago Robert Page Redwood City, CA This bill will help increase safety of our roadway infrastrucutre for non-motorized use.
77 3 weeks ago Anonymous CA
76 3 weeks ago Greg Birch San Diego, CA Let's help keep walkers and bike riders safe, this law will help make motorists more responsible. Thank You
75 3 weeks ago Neal Henderson Escondido, CA I know other bicyclists that have been hit by motorists and at present there is little incentive for motorists to be concerned when they cause bodily harm to other persons.

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74 3 weeks ago Mike Swire Hillsborough, CA Car drivers should not be able to hit cyclists without criminal consequences.
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