Latest Motorcycle Safety Foundation Stories

2014-04-24 20:20:23

After Successfully Training More Than 350,000 New Riders Over 14 Years, Program Expands Globally with New Experiences, New Motorcycle and New Name MILWAUKEE, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pumping the adrenaline - by learning to ride a motorcycle - just got a lot cooler, not to mention more fun. For the first time ever, those dreaming of riding can now learn on a genuine Harley-Davidson® motorcycle. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140424/78231 Today, the company unveiled...

2011-02-07 08:28:00

New Course Offered for 3-Wheeled Motorcycles HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although Pennsylvania is still within winter's grip, now is the time for motorcyclists to plan to enhance their driving skills through the 2011 Pennsylvania Motorcycle Safety Program, PennDOT said today. The program offers courses for new and experienced riders at approximately 70 locations across the state. Courses are offered March through October. A full schedule is available online...

2009-05-20 05:00:00

Women Hit the Open Road to Celebrate and Learn to Ride MILWAUKEE, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The first weekend in May saw women riders around the world banding together to share the open road, as well as flocking to new rider training courses around the country to help establish a world record--all to kick start Women Riders Month. Harley-Davidson's Women Riders Month kicked-off with two special events in New York City and Milwaukee respectively in honor of International Female Ride Day on May...

2009-05-01 10:21:00

Safety Courses Build Riders' Skills, Confidence HARRISBURG, Pa., May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month by proclamation of Governor Edward G. Rendell, and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is reminding motorcyclists to fine-tune their skills through free motorcycle safety courses. "Motorcycling requires continued skill-building and practice to ensure safety on the roadways," said PennDOT Secretary Allen D. Biehler, P.E. "These courses offer all...

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