Legal information

Below are articles about various every day issues that affect cyclists, some of which have been written by legal professionals. The articles written by legal professionals include their contact details at the end so you can get in touch with them directly should you need further assistance. 

What to do if you’ve been in a crash

You may also want to take a look at information supplied on the London Fixed-gear and Single-speed forum about what to do in case of an incident and how to deal with the police(link is external).

Cycling legally:

Cycling offences:

Cycle helmets:

Cycle campaigning:

Cycling and civil law:

Cycling and cars:

Staying safe when cycling

If you can't find what you're looking for here, you might be able to find it on another site. We've put together a list of organisations that might be able to help you.

If there is an area of the law relating to cycling that you think should be covered on this site, please let us know by sending an email to info@cyclistsdefencefund.org.uk.

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