While riding a motorcycle is a cost-effective means of transportation for some and an exciting hobby for others, there are often great risks involved when getting on these vehicles. Motorcycles offer little protection beyond a helmet, which can lead to serious personal injuries in the event of an accident.
Motorcyclists often suffer from devastating injuries, such as:
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In many cases, driver error is usually to blame for motorcycle accidents. Drivers often fail to check their blind spots for motorcycles or violate basic traffic laws that are meant to protect everyone. Many motorcycle accidents are in fact preventable if drivers exercised greater care when operating their vehicles.
Some of the common causes of motorcycle accidents include:
Unsafe lane changes
Failing to yield
Driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol