• Driver’s License for Roketa Type 44?

    Question Rexene asked: I am looking at purchasing a Roketa 350 watt electric bike type 44. It states bike but looks more like a scooter. Would this be considered a …
  • Gas v. Electric Assist Motors

    Question David asked: It’s me again an electric front hub gas assist bicycle what’s up with it and by the way i do have valid DL. An ebike is not …
  • Gas or Electric Assist Motor?

    Question Marc asked: I was recently stopped by Volusia sheriff and told that a motorized bike is a motor vehicle as of 2014 and I could be arrested for driving …
  • Motorbikes and Lane Splitting

    Question Frans asked: Question 1: As I understand, lane splitting is illegal except when the width of the lane (14 ft minimum) provides enough space for two vehicles. A motorbike …
  • Passing on the Right

    Question Doc asked: If car traffic is traveling slower than I am on my bicycle, may I pass those vehicles on their right? The road is quite wide, with a …
  • Crossing Double Yellow Lines

    Question Mark asked: Recently I was pulled over and given a warning for crossing a double yellow line at my school. The problem occurs when some people drop their kids …
  • Bikes on Sidewalks Orange County FL

    Question James asked: I live in unincorporated Orange County FL. Are there any prohibitions against riding a bicycle on a sidewalk?
  • Local Authorities, Sidewalks and Roadways

    Question Jan asked: I remember a few years when I moved to FL the FDOT traffic laws for cyclists stated that communities COULD prohibit bikes from sidewalks, but in general, …
  • Sidewalk Cyclists

    Question Jean asked: What’s the position of bikes on the sidewalk ridden by adults?
  • Lights Required?

    Question Robert asked: Does the state of Florida require lights, front & back, on a bicycle. If so, why don’t the manufacturers have them on when they are sold to …
  • Carrying an Infant on a Bike

    Question Lenore asked: Can an one wear a baby in a sling or backpack and I wanted to know if there was a case that brought about such wording.
  • Additional Lights

    Question Daniel asked: There are lots of different decorative lights for bicycles sold at Walmart and Target, lights that go on your tire, lights that go under your seat and …
  • Unsafe Bike Lanes

    Question Graham asked: BC Sheriffs rigorously enforce riding in the bike lane in Weston. However I maintain that they allow parking, joggers, walkers, lawn people and others to use the …
  • Human Powered Vehicles in a Bike Lane

    Question Alvilda asked: Human-Powered Vehicles are becoming more and more popular in other countries. As a downtown dweller who rides an adult tricycle as my primary means of transportation, I’m …
  • Maintenance of Bike Lanes

    Question Frans asked: Taking the full lane or riding close to the middle. The city has bike lanes at different streets. Good, well they are poorly maintained and most are …
  • Maintenance of Bike Lanes

    Question Frans asked: Taking the full lane or riding close to the middle. The city has bike lanes at different streets. Good, well they are poorly maintained and most are …
  • Motorbikes and Lane Splitting

    Question Frans asked: Question 1: As I understand, lane splitting is illegal except when the width of the lane (14 ft minimum) provides enough space for two vehicles. A motorbike …
  • Imaginary Laws

    Question Marc asked: How do you handle a deputy who tells you that must keep to the extreme right of a substandard roadway or ride on the sidewalk?