With the hefty price of gas these days, National Bike to Work Week couldn't have come at a better time. Biking to work is not only good for the environment because it helps to reduce greenhouse emissions, but you're also raising awareness about the presence of cyclists on the streets. When biking, make sure to exercise caution and use common sense to ensure your safety on the roads. Here are some cycling accessories to keep you safe when transporting yourself from A to B.
Clockwise from top left: Recycled Bicycle Tube Reflective Pant Leg Straps ($17), Pearl Izumi Elite Barrier Convertible Jacket ($100), Giro Skyla Bike Helmet ($40), Mirrycle Incredibell Brass Duet Bicycle Bell ($10), Planet Bike 3044 Blaze 1-Watt LED Headlight ($36), Sunlite 4 Piece Bicycle Reflector Set ($4), Garmin Edge 800 Wireless Bike Computer ($450), Light & Motion VIS 360 ($169)