Bike safety tips
Thinking of delivering food on a bike? Here are a few suggestions from safety experts and couriers that you might want to read before you ride.
The right gear is important
Our Community Guidelines recommend that you find a certified helmet that fits properly if you’re riding a bike, motorbike or scooter.
An insulated bag helps to promote food safety and proper handling of orders. Deliveries by bicycle may benefit from a more specialised bag to protect food from movement and weather conditions.
Here are a few other useful tips from safety experts and the Driver app.
Before you start cycling, road safety experts recommend you check your brakes, tyres and equipment, and familiarise yourself with local road laws.¹
Roads and cycle lanes
Road safety experts say it’s best to cycle where designated by local law for your safety and the safety of pedestrians around you.¹
You can choose to use bike-friendly navigation in the app by tapping the menu icon, followed by Account > App settings > Navigation to select your preferred bike-friendly navigation.
Road safety experts recommend being aware of road hazards, such as car doors opening.¹
¹Learn more here.
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