The last thing you want to happen when you take a ride on your motorcycle is to get pulled over for violating Texas motorcycle laws.
Before you hit the road, you need to review the transportation code to ensure you are in compliance.
Following these… Read More
While hazards like uneven roads, potholes and leaves have little effect on cars, these obstacles are much more difficult for motorcyclists to navigate, creating a higher risk of an accident.
These accidents pose a serious threat to riders' safety because… Read More
In 2015, 455 motorcyclists lost their lives in Texas accidents. With an average of one death each day, the Texas Department of Transportation is fighting to lower this number, launching a safety campaign to promote Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
The… Read More
Motorcycle accident deaths are soaring in Texas despite a decline across the nation. Fifteen percent of all Texas traffic fatalities are related to motorcycle accidents, and approximately 500 Texas motorcycle fatalities occurred in 2013.With fatalities… Read More
The risk of dying in a motorcycle crash is 30 times higher than in a car crash. Riding a motorcycle is inherently more dangerous than driving a car, as they lack many safety devices present in other vehicles. To make your riding experience safer, follow… Read More
Riding a motorcycle is a fun pastime for many Americans, but riding while distracted can seriously decrease motorcycle safety. Motorcycle accidents are often the result of mental distractions on the road. Anyone who has sustained severe injuries following… Read More
According to Dallas police, Interstate 30 was shut down early Tuesday morning for several hours after a fatal collision involving two big rigs and a motorcycle. The Dallas County Sheriffs Office stated that one of the 18-wheelers involved ran over the… Read More
Police are investigating a deadly accident involving motorcycles on the Julius Schepps Freeway. Authorities say one person was killed and three others were injured in the wreck which occurred southbound on the Julius Schepps Freeway just before the Interstate… Read More
Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles the campaign is being launched by The Texas Department of Transportation this month as National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month kicks into high gear. The effort encourages drivers to learn how to safety interact… Read More
Motorcyclists planning to ride in Texas should be aware of a new law which went into effect at the start of this year. Malorie's Law, as the new statute is known, requires that any motorcycle carrying two passengers must be equipped with both foot pegs… Read More