Every Cyclist's Guide To Canadian Law

November 7, 2014|
Every Cyclist's Guide To Canadian Law by Craig Forcese
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More Canadians are riding bicycles than ever before, but did you know that riding your bike in Canada is now almost as heavily regulated as driving your car?

Whether you are one of more than 200,000 Canadians who commute by bike, the parent of a child with her first two-wheeler, a veteran racer, or a recreational rider, the chances are you will need this book. In Every Cyclist''s Guide to Canadian Law, Craig Forcese and Nicole LaViolette, both law professors and avid cyclists, provide a comprehensive overview of Canadian law for bicycles - covering rules of the road, purchasing and using bicycles, what to do in the case of an accident or a stolen bike, starting up your own cycling club, racing your bike, and much more.

Accessibly written and often humorous, this book is written for those with little or no legal background. Using straightforward and jargon-free explanations, the authors include anecdotes and examples drawn from their own experiences as seasoned recreational and competitive cyclists. Every Cyclist''s Guide to Canadian Law will also provide an authoritative reference for lawyers, club directors, coaches, and sporting event planners.

A portion of the proceeds from this book will go to Share the Road Cycling Coalition.

Craig Forcese is a professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa. He is a recreational cyclist and competes regularly in triathlon events. Craig has law degrees from the University of Ottawa and Yale Law School and is a member of the bars of Ontario, New York, and the District of Columbia.Nicole LaViolette is a professor at the...
Title:Every Cyclist's Guide To Canadian Law
Product dimensions:218 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.5 in
Shipping dimensions:218 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.5 in
Published:November 7, 2014
Publisher:Irwin Law Inc.
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781552213841

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