Latest Motorcycle safety Stories

2011-05-08 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, MAY 9: MOTORCYCLE SAFETY Profile America -- Monday, May 9th.

2011-05-02 10:00:00

PennDOT Reminds Motorcyclists of Motorcycle Safety, Asks All to Share the Road HARRISBURG, Pa., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With Governor Tom Corbett's proclamation of May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month and riding season in full gear across Pennsylvania, riders are encouraged to practice motorcycle safety while all drivers are asked to share the road. "It is essential for everyone to be aware of motorcycles on the streets and highways and recognize the importance of always...

2011-04-22 12:30:00

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As conservation takes center stage on Earth Day 2011, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) notes the environmental benefits of commuting and traveling on a motorcycle.

2011-04-21 00:00:28

Yes, a motorcycle nearly broke in half today. And no, no one was injured this time. There is no court case, or pending legal action here, but there could be if certain theories discussed here, hold true.

2011-04-20 06:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During its annual industry conference Injury Sciences LLC announced the release of WrExpert Pro(TM), the next and most advanced generation of software for the scientific analysis of vehicle damages and related auto injury claims.

2011-04-20 00:00:30

With spring finally here, Syracuse personal injury lawyer Scott C.

2011-04-19 09:00:00

Fatalities decline overall by at least 2% but increase later in year WASHINGTON, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A report released today by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) reveals that motorcycle fatalities declined in 2010 by at least 2 percent.

2011-04-18 23:01:00

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After pioneering the concept of antilock brakes (ABS) on motorcycles 23 years ago, BMW Motorrad USA announced today that it will be the first motorcycle manufacturer to offer ABS as standard equipment on its entire range of 2012 model year motorcycles.

2011-04-13 12:30:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Motorcyclists attending the Sturgis Road Show at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg this weekend are invited to enhance their safety skills at two seminars offered by the Department of Transportation. The first seminar, offered at 11 a.m.

2011-04-13 00:00:27

Scientists stress hazard-detection training is needed to keep teen drivers safe Philadelphia, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 12, 2011 A recent study by The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm Insurance Companies ® hones in on the most common errors teen drivers make that lead to a serious crash.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.