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2014-06-30 23:23:21

Everett Car Accident Attorney Rob Kornfeld warns Snohomish Drivers of the dangers of Summer driving. Included is a printable checklist for drivers to keep in their car to help them know what to do in case of an accident. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Highway 2 from Everett to Stevens Pass has been called the "Highway of Death" and despite safety efforts U.S. Safety Coalition Fred Walser says, "A six-inch wide rumble bar does not prevent drunk drivers or people...

2014-05-29 16:21:14

Portland, Oregon based Paulson Coletti Trial Attorneys PC support Motorcycle Safety Awareness month efforts to educate drivers on best ways to share the road with motorcycles. PORTLAND, Ore., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has deemed May "Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month" and is reminding all motor vehicle operators to look out for, and share the road with, motorcycle riders. The NHTSA believes getting the word out about safe...

2014-05-13 16:21:15

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Motorcyclist Association launched a national petition drive on May 12 aimed at ending the law-enforcement practice of setting up checkpoints that target only motorcyclists. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140513/87208 The AMA began tracking federally funded motorcycle-only checkpoints when they first appeared in New York state in 2007. Since then, more than $500,000 in federal funds has been spent on...

2014-05-09 20:20:52

The Law Offices of Burg & Brock, Inc. strives to make the world a safe place for motorcyclists, whether through safety tips or effective legal counsel. LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the month of May in Los Angeles, the air is warm and the sun is high, which is why it's the perfect time to hit the open road. This is particularly true if, like acclaimed personal injury and burn injury lawyer Cameron Yadidi Brock, you enjoy the excitement that comes from riding a motorcycle. That's...

2014-05-06 12:21:55

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --In recognition of Governor Tom Corbett proclaiming May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch today joined representatives of motorcycle riding and training communities, as well as the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), to kick off the awareness month. "Both motorcycle fatalities and crashes dropped last year from the year before and overall crash fatalities are at historic lows," Schoch said. "The...

2014-05-06 12:21:29

Overall Motorcyclist Safety Has Not Improved in 15 Years WASHINGTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For only the second year since 1997, U.S. motorcyclist fatalities are projected to decrease in 2013, according to a new analysis of preliminary state data released today by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA). The latest Spotlight on Highway Safety report also notes that despite the probable 7 percent decrease in rider deaths, motorcyclist safety has not improved in fifteen...

2014-05-05 12:22:08

New campaign aims to increase motorcycle safety awareness and make New Jersey's roads safer for everyone NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition and support of Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey (BIANJ) is aiming to make New Jersey's roadways safer for motorcyclist and drivers with the launch of it's Motorcycle Safety Awareness campaign. Funded by the New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety (NJDHTS),...

2014-04-28 23:02:41

The air is warming, the snow is melting and the trees are budding. It’s time for spring and May officially kicks off Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month - an initiative supported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. SPRINGFIELD, N.J (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Motorcyclists will be out in full force as the weather gets warmer, which is why May is the perfect time for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Fatal crashes with motorcycles are on the rise and non-fatal accidents can...

2014-04-17 16:21:42

PEWAUKEE, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for riding season, Markel Motorcycle Insurance has introduced rating changes on motorcycle insurance that have resulted in lower rates for most riders in the state of Louisiana. "We look for opportunities to decrease rates when we can, not only because it makes us more competitively priced, but because it's the right thing to do for our customers," said Audrey Hanken, President of Markel Personal Lines. "We are pleased to offer...

2014-04-17 16:21:40

PEWAUKEE, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for riding season, Markel Motorcycle Insurance has introduced rating changes on motorcycle insurance that have resulted in lower rates for most riders in the state of Pennsylvania. "We look for opportunities to decrease rates when we can, not only because it makes us more competitively priced, but because it's the right thing to do for our customers," said Audrey Hanken, President of Markel Personal Lines. "We are pleased to offer...


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