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“Look Twice” Family turns tragedy into motorcycle awareness campaign

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL) — May is Motorcycle Awareness month and for one family that’s made it their mission to advocate for more safety on the roads, the topic hits close to home. Casey and Ronda Ruenger lost their daughter, 26-year-old Sherrena Ruenger-Wullner in 2014 after a driver made a lethal left-hand turn in front …Read more »

Biker couple weds after surviving motorcycle crash, vows to be each other’s ‘ride or die’

      Couple vowed to be each other’s “ride or die” in a biker-themed wedding just weeks after they totaled their Harley Davidson in a horror crash. Justin Reid, 36, and Victoria Hemenes, 31, recently collided with a deer in a terrifying accident three weeks before they planned on riding a motorbike up the …Read more »

7 killed after motorcycles and pickup truck collide in New Hampshire

    At least seven people were killed and three others injured when a pickup truck crashed with several motorcycles. State police said the pickup truck was on fire when emergency crews arrived. Witnesses described the scene as “devastating.” New Hampshire State Police said a 2016 Dodge 2500 pickup truck collided with the riders on …Read more »

Oil Slick Roads Can Easily Cause You To Go Down

    It is very important to understand and be very aware that when you ride your motorcycle, especially after it rains to pull over or not ride your bike for at least 15 minutes or more to let the oil wash away. Unfortunately many riders are not aware of this road hazard and ride …Read more »

Grass Clippings Can Be Deadly For Motorcycle Riders

  I’m sure you’ve seen grass clippings left on the road after someone mowed their lawn and for cars, it’s no big deal but it can be deadly for a motorcycle. “It’s just like riding on Ice,” said Safety Instructor at Kegel Harley-Davidson, Allen Matlock. Matlock says when you see grass clippings its important bikers …Read more »

5 Reasons You (Yeah, You) Should Not Ride a Motorcycle

Motorcycling is not for everyone, and that’s okay. But for those who want to get into it, you might want to do some self-reflection first. Read more

MOTORCYCLIST IN TAMPA FALLS FROM OVERPASS IN FATAL I-4 HIT AND RUN

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY – A Riverview man died of injuries he suffered today (Feb. 15) when he fell off an overpass when two motorcycles collided on I-4, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Eric Lee Jordan, 35, of Riverview, died at Tampa General Hospital where he was taken after the crash. There were no other injuries. Troopers have identified …Read more »

Top 10 Reasons to Take a Motorcycle Safety Course

Editor’s note: This post was written by Cherise LaPine. At some point, many people flirt with the idea of riding a motorcycle. It’s a noble goal, but not without plenty of obstacles — and that’s before traffic even comes into play. How can anyone learn to ride without a license — or even without a …Read more »

To Ride or Not To Ride Motorcycles

  (Why I Shouldn’t Ride) Five reasons Not To Ride a motorcycle according to an EMT Riding a motorcycle is more dangerous than you thought-Here’s Why Dangers involved in riding a motorcycle 10 biggest dangers to motorcycles on the road Nobody Told Me That Motorcycles Are So Dangerous George Clooney Opens Up About Near Fatal …Read more »

You Love To Ride?

  Unfortunately there is a price to pay for this freedom. Now more then ever before there are more fatalities involving motorcycles. In the past our biggest threat was a drunk driver or maybe a mechanical failure. No more, now we are prey to all the (cagers) out there who are in their (cage) texting …Read more »