Follow the latest news on motorcycle crashes, recalls, and safety legislation

Unfortunately, motorcycle crashes are often the first sign of a larger problem. We closely follow accident reports across the country to look for trends and possible defects that could lead to recalls. We also keep an eye on new rules and regulations that impact motorcycle drivers and keep them safer on the road.

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Brake Pad Recalls Begin with Ducati

on September 5, 2018

Defective rear brake pads installed as stock equipment on new motorcycles sold by a number of major manufacturers are being recalled because of a safety issue. The brake pad’s friction material could come lose from their backing plates, resulting in … CONTINUE READING


Motorcyclist Fatalities in Texas–More Safety Trainers Needed

on July 26, 2018

By Chere Laine | Coalition of Independent Riders When I bought my first motorcycle – a very slightly used Harley-Davidson V Rod Night Rod – I had no idea how to operate it, so I took a motorcycle training class. … CONTINUE READING


May is Motorcycle Safety Month-What Message Would You Send?

on April 28, 2018

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> More than 500 motorcyclists were killed in crashes last year, a news release from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) states. May is National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and … CONTINUE READING