Comments on:

Virginia Senate panel backs car door opening bill

Back to the article » By |
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A Senate panel has endorsed legislation aimed at preventing people from opening car doors into the path of passing bicyclists. The Transportation Committee voted 7-6 Wednesday to send Sen. Chap Petersen's bill to the Senate floor. The bill would require drivers and passengers to make sure it's safe before opening vehicle doors on the side adjacent to moving traffic....

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.