This episode of “Bicycles As Transport” reviews standard equipment that is required on all bicycles in Ontario.
Front of Bike
These items are required on the front of the bike:
- White headlight
- White reflective strips on front forks
- Bell, horn, or gong on handlebars
Rear of Bike
These items are required on the rear of the bike:
- Red reflector OR red light
- Red reflective strips on rear stays (25cm long, 2.5cm wide)
Many bike shops sell their bicycles under a recreational lens. As such, they don’t all sell their bicycles ready for transport use with all the necessary equipment required by law. However, you can find them through The Bikeport.
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