Motorcycle Safety

How Not to Learn to Ride a Motorcycle, Exhibit A

You’ve got a brand new Yamaha R3, and you want to share the excitement by teaching your significant other how to ride too. It’s a small lightweight …

Motorcycles

Motorcycle injuries in Ontario twice as costly to treat as those from car collisions: study

TORONTO — A new study suggests motorcyclists in Ontario are three times more likely to be injured in a collision than people in automobiles, 10 times …

Canadian News

McKee’s Sky Ranch All Brands Motorcycle Event - Classic Motorcycle Touring

<b>The racing’s wild and wet at McKee’s Sky Ranch.</b> <i>Photo by Karl Jarvis</i><p>Vintage dirt bike fans won’t want to miss the 6th Annual All Brands Motorcycle …

Motorcycles

Motorcycles and poor driving habits: 'A bad-habit-rider is a high-risk-rider!'

<i>Image: Arrive Alive</i><p>Related Links<p>Hein Jonker/ Motorcycle Safety Institute of South Africa<p>South Africa - Bad habits are negative behaviour patterns, …

Motorcycles

Union Garage Has Taken Motorcycle Retail To A New Experiential Level

The Retailer<p><i>Here’s Part Three of “Motorcycle Interviews With The Restorer, The Adventurer, and The Retailer.”</i><p>The Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn is …

Motorcycles

We grab 20 minutes with the CEO of Dainese and AGV

MCN sat down with Dainese and AGV CEO, Cristiano Silei, to find out about the man behind the brands, the future of motorcycle safety and why …

Motorcycles

Mike O'Donnell: In God we trust, in everything else give me hard facts

Geoff Fiebig, Mike O'Donnell and Rob Lee on the Distinguished Gentlemen's Ride.<p><b>OPINION:</b> Last week I joined an eclectic group of Wellington's …

New Zealand News

MSF RiderCoaches Enhance Skills at IRETS Workshop

Motorcycle Safety Foundation News<p>The Motorcycle Safety Foundation’s understand that teaching motorcyclists skills to riding safely is systematic. …

Motorcycles

Motorcyclists Are Being Killed In Large Numbers In London, While Other Road Deaths Are Down. Why?

<i>How many more Londoners must die before City Hall gets a grip on this tragedy?</i><p>In late September the Department for Transport published road death …

Sadiq Khan

Motorcycle crashes more prominent in rash of Edmonton traffic fatalities

Almost one in four fatal crashes in Edmonton this year involved motorcycles.<p>After two motorcyclists died in separate collisions Sept. 10, Liane …

Edmonton

Yamaha Awards Ohio Woman A Customized R1S

<i>Kudos to Yamaha. Not only did it offer a free motorcycle in its “R1S Urban Ops Sweepstakes, Yamaha is also providing the winner (Erika Helminiak, an</i> …

Motorcycles

Bell's Carbon Fiber Pro Star Is The Lightest & Most Advanced Moto Helmet Ever

Bell’s Star silhouette, which was introduced back in 1967, was the first full-face motorcycle helmet available on the market. And it changed …

Carbon Fiber

Marines Learn Motorcycle Safety Amid Multiple Fatal Crashes

A motorcycle safety demonstration was put on at Camp Pendleton Thursday, amid multiple fatal motorcycle-related crashes involving marines in San …

San Diego

Highly automated vehicles and motorcycles, part two: Could this help motorcycling?

Is the glass HAV full? Will vehicle-to-vehicle communications eliminate cars turning in front of us? Can technology make riding safer and more …

Transportation

St. Joseph's Foundation announces new raffle

<b>St. Joseph’s Foundation of Thunder Bay media release</b><p>St. Joseph’s Foundation is pleased to announce a new raffle, allowing the winner to gain the …

Motorcycles

Toronto police concerned about motorcycle safety - CityNews Toronto

Toronto police say motorcycle safety is becoming a concern following two serious crashes in the GTA, and they’re asking drivers of other vehicles to …

Toronto

Cross on TX Highway Sign is “Non-Sectarian Symbol of Death,” Say State Officials

<b>Ken Herman</b> of the <i>Austin American-Statesman</i> asks a fair question: What would you think if you saw this sign on the highway?<p>Maybe your first reaction …

American Red Cross

How to motorcycle safely, mid-70s version

Nothing says MOTORCYCLE SAFETY like the Rockford files theme and a British accent.

BMW

Intent to Veto List Includes Bills on Aquarium Fish, Tiny Homes, Motorcycle Safety

Governor David Ige notified legislative leaders and key lawmakers on Friday of his intent to veto 15 bills. The Hawai‘i State Constitution requires …

Government

Sturgis Museum Honors Michael Farabaugh

In keeping with the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum's mission to Honor the Rider, the special "Freedom Fighter" award recognizing an individual who has …

Motorcycles

Why motorcyclists crash

The Motorcycle Safety Foundation recently funded a Virginia Tech study on why motorcyclists crash. Hundreds of cameras were placed on bikes, …

Virginia Tech

Why California motorcyclists are being urged to brush up on their skills

Motorcycle rider Tim Derry has a simple philosophy.<p>“Don’t get hit,” he says.<p>Derry, 31, of Corona, has been riding street bikes and quads for 15 …

Motorcycles

Study shows motorcycle helmets reduce risk of neck and spine injuries

MADISON, Wis. - A five-year study conducted by three neurosurgeons from UW Health disproves theories that motorcycle helmets contribute to neck and …

Madison

Completing California’s Motorcycle Safety Program

After a Wobbly Start, Finally Getting Legal on Two Wheels<p>I’ve wanted to learn to ride a motorcycle ever since I can remember. I can’t quite explain why exactly I wanted to get on two wheels, but I’m pretty sure the urge is related to the very same urges that had me begging my grandfather to let me …

Motorcycles

Edmonton motorcycle safety campaign kicks off second year

As many of you know from past column mentions I’m part of the Alberta Motorcycle Safety Society, an ad hoc group of concerned bikers that spread the …

Edmonton

Motorcycle Season Means Focus on Safety

The weather is warming up and that means more and more people will be out on their motorcycles.<p>Staff from #1 Cycle Center Harley Davidson in Centre …

Motorcycles

SyncRIDE Attempts Largest Synchronized Ride In history

<i>On May 27, 2017 SyncRIDE will attempt the largest synchronized ride in history to demonstrate for motorcycle safety.</i><b>Begin Press Release:</b><b>Motorcyclists</b> …

Motorcycles

Top 5 rules to stay safe on a motorcycle

This is probably one of the most important articles, at least for me. I’ve done a lot on a motorcycle in my life, from racing to long distance …

Motorcycles

Motorcycle Safety Gear and Tips For Spring And Summer Riding

Subscribe to Newstalk KGVO 1290 AM & 98.3 FM on<p>Spring has arrived, and with it, motorcycles are returning to western Montana’s roads and …

Motorcycles

HAP's Cycle Sales Provides Five New Motorcycles to SCF's Motorcycle Safety Program

HAP's Cycle Sales of Sarasota has loaned five new Honda motorcycles to SCF's Florida Rider Training Program – Basic Riding Course.<p>HAP's Cycle Sales …

Motorcycles