Doorings are a common occurrence on Toronto’s streets, and the results can be fatal. In 2008, a driver doored a 57-year-old man, throwing the cyclist into oncoming traffic, where he was struck by … [Read more...]
Cyclists have reported being “doored” 62 times since November, according to Toronto police, the first public tally of a statistic the force began tracking last year.
“Dooring,” which occurs when a … [Read more...]
When Jeff Taylor was hit by a car door while riding his bike in June, his fall was cushioned by a bulletproof vest.
Unlike the force he has served on for more than 20 years, Taylor thinks … [Read more...]