Always wear protective gear - helmet, wrist guards, knee and elbow pads
Master the basics - moving, stopping, and turning
Maintain your equipment in safe condition
Obey all traffic regulations. When on skates, skaters have the same obligations as any wheeled traffic.
Control your speed
Watch for road hazards
Avoid water, oil, and sand
Avoid heavy traffic
Skate on the right and pass on the left - announce your intentions by saying "passing on your left"
Always yield to pedestrians
Be a good-will ambassador for the sport
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