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Social Distancing on Your Motorcycle

Dan - May 6, 2020

With the spread of the Coronavirus across Indiana, people are taking extra precautions when it comes to social distancing to “flatten the curve” and reduce the growth of the virus. Social distancing has impacted almost everyone’s daily life and the decisions we make when considering the seemingly normal actions of going to the store, meeting […]

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How common is it for a car to cause a motorcycle accident?

Dan - April 20, 2020

How common is it for a car to cause a motorcycle accident? Cars and trucks are a major cause of motorcycle accidents. Vehicle drivers who are distracted by their cell phone cause many accidents. On the other hand, many vehicle drivers claim that motorcycles careening in and out of traffic are putting their own lives […]

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Motorcycle Defects Can Lead to Crashes

Dan - April 1, 2020

Motorcycle riding across Indiana is an extremely popular pastime. Given the large number of motorcyclists on the roadway, along with the limited protections offered to cyclists, it is no wonder that motorcycle accidents are a common occurrence. Not all motorcycle accidents are caused by negligent operators, however. In some instances, these accidents occur because one […]

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Four Things to Do to Protect Your Rights after a Motorcycle Crash

Dan - March 31, 2020

If you ride a motorcycle, there is a good chance that you have thought about what might happen if you are in an accident. Most riders are aware that the stakes are much higher when a motorcycle is involved due to the limited protection that a motorcycle provides. In the unfortunate event that a motorcycle […]

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Defensive Driving for Motorcyclists

Dan - March 18, 2020

When you think about riding a motorcycle versus driving a four-wheeled vehicle, it is important to take into account the different skill sets required. Riding a motorcycle requires quick response time, a high level of attention, and, perhaps most important, the ability for the rider to drive defensively. Driving defensively is an important safety tactic […]

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Distracted Drivers Often Cause Motorcycle Crashes

Dan - February 25, 2020

Distracted driving is any activity that takes someone’s attention from the road. A common distraction involves smartphone use like texting or checking email, but it also includes eating, talking, or changing radio stations. Looking away from the road for even a few seconds can have disastrous consequences. An object traveling at 55 mph covers over […]

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Rear-End Motorcycle Accidents Can Result in Severe Injuries

Dan - February 20, 2020

Rear-end collisions can often cause extremely serious injuries – especially for motorcyclists. Motorcyclists are much more exposed than other motorists, which puts them at a much greater risk. In 2005, for example, motorcycles were 2.5% of all registered vehicles in the US, but for that same year, motorcyclists were 10.5% of all traffic fatalities.  In […]

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Who was Responsible for Your Motorcycle Crash?

Dan - January 16, 2020

Accidents happen every day. This is a fact of life. But when an accident happens to you due to the negligence of another individual, that person must be held accountable for the harm they caused. If you suffered injuries in a motorcycle accident, the question becomes: who was negligent and might be held liable for […]

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Motorcycle Accident Statistics

Blackburn & Green - November 9, 2019

According to the United States Department of Transportation, there were approximately 8.5 million motorcycles on U.S. roads in 2012 compared to 8 million in 2009. With the increased popularity of motorcycle riding also comes some sobering statistics: Motorcyclists are 26 times more likely to die in a vehicle collision than are occupants of passenger cars. […]

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Your Options after a Hit and Run Motorcycle Crash

Blackburn & Green - October 7, 2019

A hit and run can be a jarring experience, and the injuries sustained can be severe. When dealing with such a traumatic experience, it is important to have an understanding of all of your options as early on in the process as possible.  In the unfortunate event that you or a loved one is involved […]

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