Of all vehicles on the road, motorcycles are by far the most dangerous to operate or ride on. Passengers are exposed and open versus enclosed in a traditional car; motorcycles have less safety features; and they are less visible to other motorists, especially in blind spots or during lane changes. According to the National Highway » Read More
February 8, 2021
Car accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, and slip and fall accidents are just a few examples of incidents that can cause serious injuries. Depending on the nature of the accident and the severity of the injury, the victim is often left with thousands of dollars in medical bills and lost wages if he or she » Read More
April 28, 2020
For some people, there is no better mode of transportation than a motorcycle. However, there is no denying that motorcycles are not nearly as safe if they are involved in a traffic accident. Unlike a car or truck, a motorcycle has no physical exterior that protects riders from the impact of an accident. As a » Read More
April 10, 2020
There are many reasons why people choose to ride a motorcycle. However, the major disadvantage to riding a motorcycle is the risk of an accident. Unlike a car or truck, there is nothing protecting the motorcycle rider from the impact of the accident. The only protection that riders have is their helmet, which can help » Read More
April 25, 2019
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.