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Top 5 Tips for Motorcycle Safety

January 25, 2016

Top 5 Tips for Motorcycle Safety

Riding a motorcycle is always a thrill, and something that is definitely not for everybody. The biggest concern with a motorcycle is the issue of safety. When you’re riding on an open vehicle like a motorcycle, any type of accident – or even inclement weather – can be incredibly dangerous.

For those who have been injured in a motorcycle accident – or who know someone who has – you know the danger is real. If you’re looking into purchasing a motorcycle, or are hoping to find ways to avoid another accident, here are five motorcycle safety tips that could save your life.

But why take the risk? Serious head injuries are life-changing – if not life-threatening – and wearing a helmet reduces your chances of getting hurt or killed significantly. So get insured and wear a helmet – it’s the smart thing to do for both you and your loved ones.

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This means the cars that surround you, the speed you’re traveling at, the gravel on the road, the gas in your tank, the passenger you might have with you, and the weather are all things that you are responsible for monitoring. If you miss storm clouds rolling in and get caught in a hailstorm, you’re not going to be happy and you’re not going to be safe. If you miss the reckless driver in the truck two car lengths ahead of you, you’re not going to be able to avoid him in time. Being aware equates to being alive when you’re on a motorcycle.

And always remember, if you are injured while riding due to someone else’s negligence, you shouldn’t have to pay for their mistake. Seek out Florida personal injury lawyers with a track record of success in these types of cases to get the compensation you deserve.

About the Author:

Since 1994, seasoned litigation and trial lawyer Anthony B. White has helped thousands of accident victims seek damages due to injuries sustained as a result of another party’s negligence. Included in America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals and selected to the 2012, 2013, and 2014 editions of Florida Super Lawyers, Mr. White specializes in car accidents, insurance disputes, wrongful death, product liability, and medical malpractice cases. He is a longstanding member of the Florida Justice Association and the American Association for Justice and currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Broward County Justice Association.