Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Washington, the state
Target fixation? The rider couldn't stop looking at the hazard, so he couldn't do anything except ride into it.
I've seen a spare tire fall off the flat bed of a medium duty truck.
Don't follow too close.
Always have an escape route.
Look at the safe route around a hazard, not at the hazard.
ATGATT...wear All The protective Gear All The Time. I've heard that skin grafts are extremely painful.
"Older people who are reasonable, good-tempered, and gracious will bear aging well. Those who are mean-spirited and irritable will be unhappy at every period of their lives.
"Let each of use properly whatever strengths he has and strive to use them well. If he does this, he will never find himself lacking."
Marcus Tullius Cicero