Cycling is a very happy thing, but also need to pay attention to keep safe. Especially in the rainy day when road visibility become lower than usual. So at this time reflective clothing is very necessary.
Recently, News report: an electric bicycle driver was wearing a dark blue raincoat in a rainy night; it is not easy to distinguish, nearly causing an accident. Police suggest that electric bicycle driver need to wear warm, light-colored or reflective raincoat in the rain night. Reporter survey found that the majority of riders have no such awareness.
Traffic police said that the transportation department did not make the relevant provisions about electric bicycle drivers’ raincoat colors and reflective markings. Due to the blurry vision in the rainy day, especially the rainy night, darker hue raincoat has high degree of integration with the surrounding environment; it is difficult to cause drivers’ attention. The warm, light-colored raincoat with reflective tape is eye-catching; they can remind others pay attention to their existence.
So riding in the rain, it is best to wear a big contrast with the surrounding environment reflective raincoat. It makes driver easier to be seen, to avoid accidents.