Tagged: Motorcycle Safety

Indy Bikers Sue Drunken Cop, City After Fatal Accident

Two people who were seriously injured when a drunken Indianapolis police officer rammed into their bikes are looking to recover damages from the officer, the Indianapolis police department and the city of Indianapolis inĀ  what is now the third civil suit filed as a result of the incident. Kurt Weekly...

Why Have Criminals Stopped Stealing Motorcycles?

With the economy in the tank, gasoline prices as dear as an old family photo, and new car prices heading to the stratosphere, you’d think a spike in the number of motorcycles and scooters being stolen would be a natural outcome, but no. In what must be welcome, if unexpected...

If You Drive A Car, Consider These Facts About Motorcycles on the Road With You

If You Ride A Bike, Please Forward This Article To Anyone Who Doesn’t Riding a motorcycle puts you at risk, and that’s just the facts, Jack. As infuriating as it might be at times, people driving their cars just don’t see you in the same way they see the other...

Insurance for James Bond and His Aston Martin DB5 Doesn't Come Cheap

The insurance experts had some fun trying to evaluate the unique needs of some famous cars and driver combinations from the movies and teevee, and their findings are actually pretty funny. Check 0ut this infographic which takes into account the challenges insuring cars which feature some decidedly non-standard equipment like...

Motorcyclists Naturalistic Study Aimed at Collecting Realistic Rider Data

The first rider involved in the initial MSF 100 Motorcyclists Naturalistic Study hit the road equipped with a fully instrumented, data-collecting bike from the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute this week. In what marks the start of a year-long research project, each of the 100 bikes which are regularly ridden in...

Making the Deductible vs Premium Calculation Work For You When You Buy Motorcycle Insurance

I know, you keep seeing that ad where the Progressive Redhead rides onto the set, pulls off her motorcycle helmet and reveals perfect hair. That’s surely enough to make you question whether or not you did the right thing when you chose which company would sell you your motorcycle insurance....