Special Hazardous Situations Demand Motorcyclists Attention

Motorcyclists - and everyone else on the road - should be thinking about safety above all else. An active mental strategy, as well as physical skills, is essential for staying safe when hazards present themselves.This blog discusses tactics for handling certain hazards presented by:• Rain • Wind • Animals • Roadway Conditions (Slippery and/or Dangerous Surfaces) Rain Almost every … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Safety Impaired By Alcohol Consumption

It doesn’t matter how experienced a motorcyclist you are or how great your level of skill, mixing alcohol and drugs with riding is a dangerous combination.Because alcohol is absorbed into the bloodstream quickly, effects begin to appear almost immediately in the form of errors in judgment, impaired vision, slow reactions, reduced coordination and divided attention which results in distracted … [Read more...]