When riding a bicycle the rider has to be very careful about his or her safety. Not only bicyclers every person riding a vehicle should be careful and take all the necessary measures to stay safe. Compared to all other vehicles bicycle is the most dangerous vehicle and needs extra effort to stay safe. A person who is going on a ride should wear all the gear necessary like helmet, elbow pads, knee pads and good shoes. Lacking any of these things can result in major injury. Wearing a helmet will always keep your head safe even if you tend to fall down, in any scenario if you fall of the cycle your elbows and knees will be safe.
Other vehicles like a bike or a car have their own body bike is bigger and heavier and in case of a car you are safely sitting inside. If you are hit when you are on a bike, it is quite possible that your bike might take the brunt rather than you. In a car a normal hit will not even hurt the driver. But while riding a bicycle you are the one who will be hit directly as it has no much of its own body. Even if you are hit slightly and you are on your fastest speed you will be thrown in the air and will land up miles ahead.
Do not choose a place which is busy with traffic because while learning you will fall hundred times and you need to be sure that while one of your fall does not land below a running vehicle. Give more importance to safety.