Tagged: Motorcycle Accidents and Crashes

Older and Wiser Bikers? Maybe Not So Much 0

Older and Wiser Bikers? Maybe Not So Much

Does how long you’ve been on the road on your bike make you safer? Well, yes and no. You could argue, and lots of riders do, that the more experience you have on the road the less likely you are to be involved in something unfortunate, and there’s certainly some merit in that argument. Getting […]

Custom Motorcycles Need Custom Motorcycle Insurance 0

Custom Motorcycles Need Custom Motorcycle Insurance

Custom Motorcycle Insurance Buying motorcycle insurance presents some challenges, and getting it wrong can cost you money and aggravation. Buying insurance for a custom bike? Well, it gets even more obtuse, Amigo. If your ride is highly personalized, we’re going to give you some helpful advice to get you started on the right path to insuring […]

Bus Driver in Hells Angels Road Rage Killing Held For Murder 0

Bus Driver in Hells Angels Road Rage Killing Held For Murder

The driver of a transit van who intentionally swerved into a group of Hells Angels motorcycle club members in San Leandro, CA., was charged with murder after police said he admitted to trying to hit the riders. Eddie Hall, 31, of Oakland, CA, was charged with murder and felony hit-and-run over the crash that killed George […]

New Orleans Motorcycle Officers in Hot Water Over Payola Scandal 0

New Orleans Motorcycle Officers in Hot Water Over Payola Scandal

A majority of the members of the New Orleans Police Department’s motorcycle officers are in hot water over a controversial assignment they undertook escorting a football team to the New Orleans Superdome. Some twenty officers in the department are being investigated for violating the department’s policy on private, paid details, and attorneys for the officers […]

Woman Motorcycle Cop Shatters Glass Ceiling in Santa Cruz 0

Woman Motorcycle Cop Shatters Glass Ceiling in Santa Cruz

In 145 years, the Santa Cruz Police Department has never had a female motorcycle officer…until now. Lt. Colleen McMahon has achieved the required mastery of her 800-pound Harley-Davidson, and that puts her first among equals. But according to McMahon, her new gig doesn’t come without some misgivings. McMahon makes no bones about the pressure she […]

MotoGP Rider Marco Simoncelli Killed in Accident at Sepang Malaysia 0

MotoGP Rider Marco Simoncelli Killed in Accident at Sepang Malaysia

As we all know, motorcycle riding and racing are an inherently dangerous pursuits, and on Sunday, that knowledge was brutally underlined as San Carlo Honda Grisini rider Marco Simoncelli was killed instantly in an accident during the second lap on Malaysia’s Sepang circuit during a MotoGP race. Simoncelli had been involved in competitive racing for […]

Help! Someone Stole My Honda! 0

Help! Someone Stole My Honda!

They crunched the numbers and the answer is, drumroll here please, if you own a Honda motorcycle you’re going to need a couple of hardened steel chains. After analyzing motorcycle theft data from the past few years, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) says they see a 24-percent drop in overall totals across the nation. In […]