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Buy the right size bike Buy the right helmet Buy the right safety gear

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					Buy the right size bike                    Buy the right helmet                         Buy the right safety gear
1. Stand astride bike with both feet on    1. Choose a helmet size that fits snugly     1. Be visible to cars – wear bright or
   the ground. Ensure minimum 25mm            on the head.                                 reflective clothing.
   clearance between crotch and top        2. Select only Australian Standards          2. Use front and rear lights when
   tube of bike frame.                        approved helmets.                            riding in low light or at night.
2. For women’s style frame use a           3. Close the buckle and adjust straps        3. Maintain your bike – check tyre
   men’s bike of same size to check           so helmet does not rotate forward            pressure, gears and brakes every
   correct fit.                               obstructing vision or rearward               time before riding.
3. When on bike, rider must be able to        exposing forehead.
   reach the pedals, gears and brakes      4. Replace helmets every 3 years or
   easily – especially younger children.      sooner if subject to any severe impact.

				
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