Nearly everyone has an opinion about motorcycles, whether good or bad, but we can all agree that road safety is priority. Hearing that loud rumbling engine approaching may fill you with a sense of excitement and even admiration—especially if you are an aficionado. If you are a parent, you may see one motorcycle or a group of them and instantly begin spouting accident statistics and warning your kids about road rash. No matter how you feel about motorcycles though, like everyone else—you should take extra precautions to avoid an accident with one.
Most of us are out on the roads for the same reason. We want to get from point A to point B safely, and on time. This means sharing the road and driving defensively. While motorcyclists should always take extra safety precautions due to their vulnerability on the road, so many more accidents could be prevented with further education about sharing the road safely. Thousands still die in motorcycle accidents each year, with the greatest danger being other motorists.
Here are five important tips to make the roads safer for motorcycles:
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident due to the negligence of another driver, contact the attorneys at Heintz & Becker. We’ve helped victims from Bradenton, Sarasota, and all over Florida get compensation for their damages and medical expenses after accidents. Call us for a free consultation now at 941-748-2916 or contact us online. We are here to help!
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