What are the 10 most dangerous states for cyclists?
  • By Allan M Block Blogging Team
  • Posted August 19, 2015

The 10 Most Dangerous States For Cyclists

Cyclists: Beware In These States

Over the summer, the last thing you want to do is spend the beautiful days cooped up in a car. That is why you have turned to your bicycle, and you have probably enjoyed getting exercise and reducing your carbon footprint as you bike around.

Are you in danger, though? So you can know your risk, here are the top 10 dangerous states for cyclists.

  1. Florida:56 fatalities per million
  2. Louisiana: 93 fatalities per million
  3. Oregon:87 fatalities per million
  4. Arizona:55 fatalities per million
  5. South Carolina: 21 fatalities per million
  6. New Hampshire: 03 fatalities per million
  7. California: 02 fatalities per million
  8. New York: 93 fatalities per million
  9. Alaska: 77 fatalities per million
  10. North Carolina: 59 fatalities per million

Fortunately, you can protect yourself against the expense of an injury with a bike-specific policy. This type of coverage is designed to safeguard cyclists by allowing them to file a claim without seeing their other premiums go up.

Do you want to learn more about how cyclist insurance could protect your travels across Tarrytown or elsewhere in Westchester County? To talk to the New York insurance experts about how to protect yourself on your bike, contact Allan Block Insurance Agency.