An Analysis of Technology-Related Distracted Biking Behaviors and Helmet Use Among Cyclists in New York City

@article{Ethan2015AnAO,
  title={An Analysis of Technology-Related Distracted Biking Behaviors and Helmet Use Among Cyclists in New York City},
  author={Danna Ethan and Corey H Basch and Glen D. Johnson and Rodney N Hammond and Ching Man Chow and Victoria Varsos},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={2015},
  volume={41},
  pages={138-145}
}
Bicycling is becoming an increasingly utilized mode of transportation in New York City. Technology-related distracted bicycling and helmet use are behaviors that can impact bike safety. The aims of this study were twofold: (1) to determine rates and types of technology-related distracted behaviors among bicyclists in the borough of Manhattan in New York City; and (2) to assess the rate of bicycle helmet use among these cyclists. Bicyclists in five popular riding areas in Manhattan were observed… CONTINUE READING
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