Motorcycle Safety: Think Before You Ride
Many people ride a motorcycle for the thrill of it, while others do it for practicality. Whatever your reasons are, the Law Offices of Burg & Brock encourage you to be extra safe while cycling. Our motorcycle accident attorney in Los Angeles notes that a motorcyclists’ risk of a fatal crash is 35 times greater than a passenger car.
There are many safety precautions you can take to help prevent a motorcycle accident. The most important thing you can is simply to pay attention to conditions on the road – especially at busy intersections but anywhere else you may drive. Indeed, as tempting as it may be to speed through slow moving cars while there is traffic on the 405 freeway, you should drive slowly and defensively. It is important to remain visible to automobiles at all times. Most of all, be careful to never drive in a car’s blind spot.
We hope you never have to see a personal injury lawyer, but if you do, we hope it’s because it is the other driver’s fault – not because you were not being as cautious as possible. To keep you out of the hospital, continue to anticipate that drivers backing their cars out of their driveways may not see you. As a motorcyclist, you have to always drive defensively. Be extra careful when driving in the rain or in slippery, icy conditions. r. You are barely protected while riding a motorcycle, the smallest encounter with another vehicle could mean a serious injury for you.
Be safe! Cameron Yadidi Brock and the Law Offices of Burg & Brock Inc., does not want to have to be your head injury lawyer.