It is common knowledge that the risk of being in an accident is much higher for motorcyclists. This is true in California and across the United States. According to the Insurance Information Institute (III), more than 80,000 motorcyclists on average suffer injuries each year while riding. In addition to the risk of being involved in… continue reading.
Statistics compiled in 2013 by the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) showed that in the United States as a whole that year, some 4,668 died in fatal motorcycle accidents. This was down from 320 fatalities from the previous year. That same year, at least 88,000 motorcyclists were injured in crashes. This number marked a… continue reading.
Operating a motorcycle is among one of the most dangerous ways of getting around town. As the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) puts it, operating a motorcycle not only requires more driver coordination, but significantly more skill to operate one as well. If a biker becomes involved in an accident, motorcyclists lack basic protection… continue reading.