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 Mark Coatsworth

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Description:

Cycling north on Bay towards Bloor. Wearing full reflective clothing, front and back lights. Passenger threw open her door without looking. I was saved by fast reflexes and freshly tuned brakes. Bruised my hand but otherwise no injury. Yelled at the passenger a bunch and then continued on my way.

Datetime of incident:
2013-11-25 23:10:00 UTC (over 5 years ago)

Location:
Bay St. and Bloor St. W, Toronto, ON

Severity:
Little to no injury. Scuffs and scrapes (Level 0)

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Witnesses:
(None)

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