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Motorcycle Accidents Archives

Motorcycles deserve proper respect on the roads

When the warmer weather makes its way here, everyone will have to watch for motorcycles. These two-wheeled vehicles are a favorite transportation method for many people. Unfortunately, they don't always get the respect and attention they deserve. Because of this, there is a chance that drivers might slam into a motorcycle.

Motorcycle awareness is critical even in the colder months

Motorcyclists are still out in full force, despite the colder temperatures. For the most part, these bikers are safe drivers who are just trying to enjoy their ride. Other drivers have to remember to give them the right of way or else serious accidents can occur.

Motorcyclists have every right to be on the roadways

Getting on a motorcycle is something that is invigorating. The freedom that you feel as the wind blows on your face is something that you won't ever feel in a car. This is why so many people turn to these vehicles when the weather is nice.

How to avoid serious injury in common car vs. motorcycle crashes

No matter how responsible you are as a motorcyclist, you can't prevent motorists from being reckless. Unfortunately, motorcyclists are likely to suffer more severe injuries than motorists in a car vs. motorcycle crash. There are actions that motorcyclists can take when a driver makes an unsafe move to avoid or at least minimize the chance of serious injury.

2 men die when man slams into allegedly stolen dirt bike

When people see someone doing something wrong, they have to decide how they are going to respond. It is imperative that anyone who sees someone engaged in illegal activity refrain from taking matters into their own hands because failing to let the criminal justice system take its course could have horrible consequences.

Remember these important motorcycle safety tips

It is time for motorcyclists to head out on the open road to enjoy the warm days of summer. With this increase in motorcycle traffic comes the need to ensure that these bikers remain safe. If you are going to be riding a motorcycle this summer, make sure that you take the time to brush up on some safety tips.

How do you stay safe in city traffic on a motorcycle?

It's not easy being a motorcyclist these days. Poor helmet laws, demographic changes that put more inexperienced owners (aged 20-29) and older owners (aged 50-59) who are more easily injured on the road, impaired driving and increased speed limits are all combining to create tragedy on our nation's highways for motorcyclists and their families.

Motorcycle riders in their teens are at increased risk of crashes

Motorcycle drivers have to be especially careful when they are driving. You are 16 times as likely to be killed in a motorcycle accident than you are in a car accident. That's a pretty scary thought, but it is one that is important because it might spur you to be a bit safer when you drive.