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Group Riding: Protect Your Safety & Your Legal Rights

Aug 17, 2012 View Comments by

Group riding is part of a biker’s way of life. Whether you’re heading to a bike night, rally, or on a cross-country road trip with friends, you still need to keep safety a top priority. Not only will it help you avoid being injured in an accident, but it will also help protect your legal […]

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Causes of Motorcycle Accidents Have Legal Implications

Jul 27, 2012 View Comments by

Riding a motorcycle can be very exciting. Unfortunately, it can also be very dangerous because motorcycle riders are at greater risk for traffic fatalities and injuries than are car drivers. If you’re a biker, take a look at these common factors involved with motorcycle accidents. If you’re in an accident, any of the following could […]

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Motorcycle Defects Can Cause Serious Injuries

Jun 15, 2012 View Comments by

If you’re a biker, you understand the detailed work that many motorcycle manufacturers put into their products. Unfortunately, mistakes happen. Occasionally manufacturers produce defective motorcycle parts, or distributors or suppliers may damage them before they make it onto your motorcycle. These faulty motorcycle parts can lead to serious motorcycle accidents. So far in 2012, there […]

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Drinking and Riding Has Serious Legal Consequences

Jun 01, 2012 View Comments by

Alcohol affects the skills that are essential to riding a motorcycle—balance, coordination, and responsiveness. Evidence suggests that it plays a significant role in fatal motorcycle crashes. In fact, research has shown that in fatal crashes a larger proportion of motorcyclists had been drinking prior to an accident than operators of any other type of vehicle. […]

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