Latest Motorcycle safety Stories

2013-04-05 23:03:02

The Law Offices of Edward A. Smith announces the publication of the California Motorcycle Accident Handbook. Available at no charge on Kindle (from April 5, 2013 to April 9, 2013 (5 days only). Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) April 05, 2013 A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control found that although crash-related deaths involving cars and light trucks were at an all-time low, motorcyclist death rates had reached an all-time high, having increased by more than 50% just since 2001, and...

2013-02-12 23:01:54

The Free Motorcycle Helmet Laws App, Created by Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C., Motorcycle Accident Attorneys, Allows Riders to Access Important Helmet Law Information for Bike Trips Across U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia; Available for Download on iTunes and Google Play Store Southfield, Michgian (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 A new free motorcycle helmet App has been developed for bikers riding their motorcycles across the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia. The Helmet Laws App,...

Older Adults More Likely To Sustain Severe Injuries In Motorcycle Crashes
2013-02-07 08:49:28

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Motorcycling has been dramatically increasing in popularity for the over-50 crowd for years, with one in four bikers in 2003 being over-the-hill. Along with this surge in popularity, has come a hefty price. A report in the journal Injury Prevention has found that older motorcycle enthusiasts are three times more likely to be hospitalized after a crash than younger bikers. The report found that as motorcycle accidents have steadily...

2013-01-18 23:01:34

A driver from Maine who struck and killed a motorcyclist in New Hampshire has been indicted for negligent homicide. Motorcycle accident lawyer John Tenn says NH saw a dramatic increase in motorcycle deaths in 2012. New Hampshire (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Everyone knows that riding a motorcycle can be dangerous, and much of the danger comes from how vulnerable riders are to other cars. Thus, when motorcyclist Thomas Zapulla of Connecticut was struck by a car and killed in June 2012, the event...

2012-12-28 05:03:57

John Demas, Sacramento Injury Attorney, of Demas Law Group discusses a new study that reveals that unlicensed drivers are found to be much more reckless on the road than those with valid licenses. This study has implications for the victims of personal injury accidents, especially since unlicensed drivers are far more likely to be uninsured motorists than those with licenses. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 The California Department of Motor Vehicles has concluded a study that...

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