UC Berkeley study shows lane-splitting motorcyclists are safer in traffic

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — A new study by the University of California Berkeley shows that motorcyclists who split lanes in heavy traffic are significantly less likely to be struck from behind by other motorists and are less likely to suffer head or torso injuries, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. Researchers, led by Dr. Thomas Rice of Read More >

Mandatory Helmet Laws………

Federal task force preparing recommendation for mandatory motorcycle helmet laws A federal task force is poised to recommend that all states have mandatory helmet laws for all motorcyclists, which the task force says would reduce injuries and deaths as well as result in economic benefits, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The AMA has repeatedly expressed Read More >

Make your Voice Heard!

The American Motorcyclist Association encourages riders to make their voices heard on Election Day. Throughout the past few years, the motorcycling community has faced numerous legislations that have threatened or hindered the sport, such as motorcycle-only checkpoints and the introduction of E15 fuel. The AMA hopes that riders will consider their candidates’ stance on riding Read More >