Hey there! Do you want to help us prevent doorings and improve the cycling community in Toronto?

Several individuals are approaching the City of Toronto regarding the enforcement of a safety product on taxis to help prevent dooring. They need your input!

Sure! I'll give you 60 seconds of my time Even if you're not in Toronto, we'd love your feedback!

Report filed by Claire Callway

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Description:

Doored by taxi on empty street. Driver threw door open just as I was passing the rear driver-side door. My bike pedals were smashed, I sustained several cuts and bruises. Driver started screaming that I had damaged his door. Was afraid of assault, so I got on my bike and left. The single witness yelled at the taxi driver on my behalf.

Datetime of incident:
2008-08-28 15:41:00 UTC (over 10 years ago)

Location:
Bloor St. and Euclid Ave, Toronto

Severity:
Hurt. Cuts, bruises. Will probably follow up with doctor (Level 2)

Police report number:

Video:

Associated Vehicle:
Vehicle ID No. #21

Witnesses:
(None)

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