Relating to the threat of crashes or collisions. See "Crash". Security Personal well-being and the safekeeping of property. Shy Distance A space along side or above a facility to any fixed object (trees, limbs, poles, signs, beams, walls, fences, guard rails or drop-off.) Sidepath Laws Laws that require bicycles to use paths adjacent to roadways when separated facilities is provide, regardless of their level of safety or convenience. Many of these laws have been repealed, but there are periodically local attempts to enact new ones.