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 jim burnham

Report Legitimacy Score

100%
This report has scored 7 points. Yielding a reliability of 100%

Description:

It's not a dooring, but. I was riding eastbound in the curb lane on Gerrard St. E. just before the start of the Bike Lane. The car made a U turn from the west bound lane to the east bound lane. The car drove right into my path and I hit his right front fender. I have a bent front wheel and items knocked out of allignment. Driver thought I should have yielded the right of way.

Datetime of incident:
2013-10-08 15:55:00 UTC (almost 6 years ago)

Location:
139 Gerrard St. E. at George St

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

Police report number:
Toronto Police Services, div 51, plat C, badge 8207'

Video:

Associated Vehicle:
Vehicle ID No. #51 - Licence Plate: BRBH 855

Witnesses:

  1. (Withheld) why?

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