Criminal Charges in Bicycle Collisions.

Criminal Charges in Bicycle Collisions.

When I speak to the family of the victim of a fatal collision they often say to me, “I just can’t believe that a driver can kill someone and nothing happens to them.”  Their complaint is valid.  If a driver is undistracted, sober and they negligently...
Making a Claim for Property Damage in Bicycle Cases

Making a Claim for Property Damage in Bicycle Cases

If you are in a collision and fault lies with the driver, you may want to bring a claim against the driver’s insurance for any injuries you sustain or damage to your property.  If you have an injury I would always suggest consulting a lawyer. In such an instance...
White Headlight & Red Rear Reflector

White Headlight & Red Rear Reflector

The Iowa Code requires a white headlight and red rear reflector. 321.397 Lamps on bicycles. Every bicycle shall be equipped with a lamp on the front exhibiting a white light, at the times specified in section 321.384, visible from a distance of at least three hundred...
Wrestlers in BJJ.

Wrestlers in BJJ.

Wrestlers are a thing for jiu-jitsu practitioners.  They are tough.  They tend to have a gas tank.  Wrestling has its own skill set which is applicable to MMA and BJJ.  They come into the game knowing all sorts of stuff.  They have already been programed with grips,...