The Maryland House of Delegates has proposed legislation to repeal certain laws that apply to motorcyclists. Advocates believe that changing these laws will lessen traffic on local roads, decrease emissions, and improve safety for motorcycle riders. If passed, the Motor Vehicle Administration would be required to change its guidelines. Current legislation prevents motorcyclists from filtering » Read More
March 28, 2016
The single-most important step a motorcyclist can take is to wear a helmet, but not everyone does. The following statistics highlight the benefits of wearing a helmet and how it can save money and lives. In 2013, helmets saved approximately 1,630 lives and $2.8 billion in related costs. An additional $1.1 billion could have been » Read More
January 2, 2015
In many ways, motorcycles are just like any other vehicle. However, as a result of a motorcycle’s size, design and lack of protection, motorcycle riders are exposed to a much higher risk of injury.
August 16, 2014
On June 2, an off-duty New York Police Department officer from the 103rd precinct was killed after being hit by a car in the borough of Queens.