Tag Archives: Helmets

Summer safety advice to motorcyclists

US insurance company offers advice on taking to two wheels safely as the start of the motorcycling season gets underway in America. As the month of May gets underway and the USA sees it as “Motorcycle Safety Month”, insurance company …

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Motorcycle racing team gives safety course to US servicemen

Geico Honda team racers have visited Camp Roberts in the USA to engage military personnel in safe motorcycle riding course. US military personnel at California’s Camp Roberts have been visited by Jake Zemke and Chris Ulrich, motorcycle racers from the …

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Buying the right motorcycle to suit rider experience

US insurance company provides advice on choosing the right motorcycle to prevent incidents on the road as the motorcycling season begins. As a new motorcycling season begins every year in the USA, road casualties also rise with many of the …

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New book addresses midlife urge to return to motorcycling

Life-long motorcycling enthusiast John Metzger has written a book aimed at steering fellow midlife returnees to the world of biking safely through the beckoning bends. On sale by Motomarathon Association press at 15 dollars, “Motorcycling through Midlife: the call of …

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Report examines global motorcycle helmet market

Increased motorcycle ownership and advances in materials technology will boost the global market for motorcycle crash helmets, according to market report. With an expected market value of over 350 million dollars within the next five years, the market for premium …

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Motorcycle helmet camera records rider’s view

A bullet camera for cyclists and motorcyclists has been added to the range of dashcams available from RoadHawk. In-vehicle surveillance systems have been the choice of some motorists in recent times for recording the road ahead and capturing evidence in …

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Annual motorcycle fatalities increase in lawless New Hampshire

Deaths among motorcyclists on New Hampshire’s roads increased last year as the state continues to defy appeals to introduce comprehensive helmet laws. During 2011, 14 motorcyclists died on the roads on New Hampshire with figures released for the first nine …

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US drink driving reaches record low in 2011

Drink driving related traffic fatalities reached a record low in America during 2011 according to the NHTSA. A milestone in American road safety was achieved in 2011 with alcohol related road deaths falling for the first time in history to …

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Lack of Helmets Kills Two Motorcyclists in Small Town

Two men aged 19 and 20 without helmets were killed when the motorcycle they were riding was struck by a car turning across their path and which changed the lives of all around them. The accident happened during rush hour …

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The Fatal Flaw In US Motorcycle Helmet Legislation

With 10 motorcyclists dying every day on American roads, less than half of all states have legislation demanding that all motorcycle riders wear a helmet. The map of America is continuing to change for motorcyclists but not for the better. …

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