Freeman, Jim http://momentummag.com/topics/jim_freeman/index.rss en-us Fri, 09 Aug 2013 11:00:28 GMT Legal Brief - Ensuring Complete Streets A good Complete Streets policy will provide for its own implementation and enforcement, but many do not.

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Legal Brief - Overtaking on the Right When traffic laws designed for cars are applied to bicyclists, their application may not always make perfect sense. One obvious example? The matter of overtaking on the right.

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Three Feet Please According to Joe Mizereck, the driving force behind 3feetplease.com, 19 states have codified the requirement that drivers overtaking a cyclist must provide three feet of space.

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Legal Brief - Legal Benefits of Following the Rules The reasons why bicyclists should follow the laws applicable to them go beyond safety concerns.

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Legal Brief - Insurance Considerations for Cyclists (US) Lawyer Jim Freeman discusses the different insurance considerations that may apply to bicyclists, focusing on property damage insurance and bodily injury insurance.

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Legal Brief - Claiming Bike Damage (US) If your bicycle is damaged by a negligent driver, here's how to make a claim against the driver or his or her insurance company for the cost of repairs or a replacement bike.

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What You Must Do If You're in a Bicycle Crash Personal injury lawyer, Jim Freeman shares his advice on what to do if you're in a bicycle crash.

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Legal Brief - Collision Safety Laws in the USA Failure to comply with state or local laws with respect to lights could result in a ticket, or worse yet, being blamed for a collision. Breaking them compromises a cyclist’s legal position.

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