Category: Motorcycle Accidents and Crashes

Spike In Motorcycle Fatalities in Illinois A Grim Reminder To Riders

A spike in motorcycle fatalities in Illinois has provided a rather gritty reminder of the need to improve road safety to prevent motorcycle accidents. In 2009, 130 riders were killed in Illinois, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation. This number represented 14 percent of all motor vehicle fatalities. Over...

The Ultimate In Motorcycle Insurance Facts and Figures

There are a lot of facts associated with motorcycling, and you should know all the straight skinny before you head out on the road. Who knows? All this knowledge might come in handy. As well all well know, knowledge is power… The National Insurance Crime Bureau said that motorcycle thefts...

Hey Officer, Look Into My Helmet When You Say That

Should a rider be legally able to videotape the incident when pulled over by law enforcement officers? That’s the question at issue as a result of a recent traffic stop by a Dallas County Sheriff’s Department officer which led to the officer being issued a 38-day suspension. The deputy stopped...

Video Of A Real Motorcycle Accident As Rider Highsides A Ducati

Ouch. It just takes a matter of seconds, as this rider discovered, to make a mistake and find yourself and your bike tangled up by the side of the road. How to file a motorcycle insurance claim… You can always call to report a claim. In many cases, you can...

A Cheeky Bugger and the King of the Road – A Great Barry Sheene Movie

An asphalt-boiling hero and an inspiration to riders to this day, Barry Sheene holds a unique place in the hearts of riders and sports fans. LEGACY – A PERSONAL HISTORY OF BARRY SHEENE is a two-disc DVD release offering the definitive and intimate portrait of the life of Sheene. A...