A blog dedicated to the news and legal issues facing Oregon pedestrians.
May 10, 2018
From StreetsBlog USA:
"Almost 6,000 pedestrians were killed on American streets in 2016, an increase of nearly 50 percent since 2009.
The cause of the increase, however, has stumped some safety analysts. Groups like the Governors Highway Safety Associ...
February 17, 2017
Yes, a bicyclist, when passing pedestrians on a sidewalk, must give “an audible signal”. ORS 814.410(1)(b).
Where it gets tricky is in the definitions.
What is a sidewalk?: Sidewalk has a pretty hefty definition in the Oregon Vehicle Code but the big...
From the Bike Law Blog: Getting away with it: how Oregon police are toothless to cite bad drivers.
April 11, 2016
StreetsBlog USA: Study Links Rise of SUVs to the Pedestrian Safety Crisis
KDRV: MEDFORD POLICE ISSUE 17 CITATIONS DURING CROSSWALK STING
May 1, 2018
Is it legal to run in the bicycle lane in Oregon?
February 17, 2018
Can I go play in the street? Is it lawful to walk or run in the street in Oregon?
February 15, 2018
From the Bike Law Blog: Are bicyclists required to give a signal when passing pedestrians?
From the Bike Law Blog: Can an electric assist bicycle operate on the sidewalk in Oregon?
February 10, 2017
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