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After a Crash, Are Insurers, Police and Juries Biased Against Motorcycle Riders?

There are many negative stereotypes about motorcycle riders. Many people may look at riders as inherently reckless or dangerous, having little regard for others on the road. After a crash, insurance companies, police officers and jurors often assume riders are at least partially to blame. They may assume the rider was speeding or acting in a reckless…

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How Not Wearing a Helmet May Affect a Motorcycle Accident Claim

Riding a motorcycle is even more dangerous if you do so without wearing a helmet. There is a greater risk of suffering a severe head or brain injury if you are involved in a crash. Victims of these crashes may think they cannot file an injury claim because of their failure to wear a helmet, even if they think another driver is to blame for the accident.…

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Ways to Avoid Blind Spot Motorcycle Accidents

Blind spots are particularly dangerous for motorcyclists because their bikes are much smaller than passenger cars and are more difficult to see. When a motorist is unable to see a motorcyclist in his or her blind spot, a collision can occur, which can cause potentially life-threatening injuries to the rider.   Our experienced Phoenix motorcycle accident…

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Road Hazards Motorcyclists Should Look Out For

While all motorists must deal with road hazards like debris on the roadway, ice or slippery surfaces, motorcyclists must have a heightened focus on these potential hazards. Things that have little effect for motorists, such as uneven road surfaces, can be potentially fatal for a motorcyclist. It is important that bikers know what hazards to look out…

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Safety Tips to Prevent Motorcycle Accidents

A large percentage of all reported motorcycle accidents result in serious injury or death, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Motorcycles do not offer the level of safety protection that passenger vehicles do, making it critical that motorcyclists take steps to protect themselves and prevent accidents. Practicing…

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5 Main Causes of Motorcycle Crashes

Riding a motorcycle can be a thrilling, yet dangerous experience. The chances of sustaining serious and disabling injuries are increased for motorcyclists compared to other types of accidents on the roadway.  In 2017, there were 2,907 motorcycle accidents that resulted in 161 fatalities and 2,413 injuries to motorcyclists and their passengers, according…

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What You Need to Know About Lane Splitting in Arizona

Lane splitting is a dangerous traffic maneuver that occurs when a motorcyclist travels in two lanes at the same time. Motorcyclists often do this between two lanes of slow-moving or stopped vehicles. However, this can easily lead to an accident that could cause severe injuries to the motorcyclist and occupants of the other vehicle involved in the crash. If…

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Arizona Motorcycle Laws

Motorcycles are popular vehicles that offer operators and riders freedom and mobility. However, 284 motorcycle collisions, 18 of which were fatal, have been investigated by the Arizona Department of Public Safety since the start of 2017. Like other states, Arizona has a series of laws that are designed to protect motorcycle operators and passengers…

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