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7 Motorcycle Safety Tips for Every Rider

Texas, United States of America

There are many circumstances that can cause a rider to be in a motorcycle accident. Whether it's caused by negligent car drivers or the motorcyclist, the sad truth is that motorcycle riders are 30 times more likely to die in a crash than car drivers (according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety). However, being responsible while on the road and considering these simple safety tips could save your life.

Seven Motorcycle Safety Tips

Seven Motorcycle Safety Tips

  1. Always wear a helmet. Choose a helmet that displays the DOT label, which indicates that it meets federal safety standards.
  2. Know Your Limits. your motorcycle has limits and so do you as an operator. Know them.
  3. Watch Your Speed. Follow posted speed limits at all times.
  4. Keep Your Distance. No one like a tailgater. Keep a safe distance between your bike and other vehicles.
  5. Use Both Brakes. When Braking use both brakes at the same time by applying them slow and steady.
  6. Be Seen. Avoid blind spots and always use your headlights day or night.
  7. Use Your Signals.


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