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Bicycle Safety: Your Rights and Responsibilities
Wednesday, March 12, 2008 - 12:00pm to Wednesday, March 12, 2008 - 1:00pm
PSU Parking and Transportation Services along with Student Legal and Mediation Services present Bicycle Safety: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities workshop with Ray Thomas of Swanson, Thomas & Coon, Attorneys at Law.

When:
Wednesday, March 12th, 2008
Where:
Smith Memorial Student Union, Cascade Room, 236 (1825 SW Broadway)
Time:
noon - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free and open to the public

Raymond Thomas obtained his J.K. from Lewis and Clark Law School in 1979. Ray has focused his practice on jury trials including personal injury topics, and has organized and presented seminars for Oregon and national gatherings of attorneys. He writes a column on bicycle law and safety for Oregon Cycling magazine. He started a series of free legal clinics for bicycle riders in 1993, and gives regular bike law and safety presentations. His book Pedal Power, A Legal Guide for Oregon Bicyclists, is now in its sixth edition. He loves to commute, race, and along with his partner Jim Coon has led a number of community rides. Ray has four children and is active in Oregon's bicycle, traffic, and work safety communities as an activist, commentator, and speaker.

This event is made possible through PSU Transportation and Parking Services and PSU Student and Legal Mediation Services. For more information about TAPS or the Bicycle Safety workshop contact Kim Whitney at 503.725.9005.