Wruble Law Group, we are committed to recovering financial compensation for those who suffered
motorcycle accidents, as well as keeping motorcyclists safe when they are out riding.
There are a variety of situations which threaten your safety while you
are riding your motorcycle. You must always be aware of the road conditions
and the surrounding vehicles. By following the tips provided by our South
Bend personal injury attorneys, you can substantially decrease your chances
of getting involved in an accident and suffering serious injuries.
Here are five helpful tips to avoid crashes on a motorcycle:
Wear proper gear. Use safety gear that is comfortable and doesn’t restrict your ability
to maneuver your motorcycle. If you are riding in hot temperatures, there
is apparel available that is both breathable and reflects the sun. If
your helmet is not equipped with a visor, then wear sunglasses during
the day and clear glasses after dark.
Stay visible. Wearing brightly colored or reflective clothing makes you visible to those
around you. Furthermore, wearing a white helmet increases visibility as well.
Ride defensively. Since most vehicles are larger in size compared to motorcycles, always
be ready to yield to bigger vehicles, even if you have the right-of-way.
Avoid tailgating and leave enough space between you and the car so you
have plenty of time to stop if necessary. Do not stay in another vehicle’s
Maintain your motorcycle. While you might be worried about the actions and behaviors of other drivers,
you also need to be worried about experiencing a breakdown or malfunction
from your bike. If your tires are cracked and in poor condition, change
Avoid impairment and distractions. Motorcycling demands your complete attention and quick reflexes. Alcohol
slows your reaction time, as well as distractions, such as phones and
If you suffered a serious injury in a motorcycle accident in Indiana,
contact our South Bend personal injury attorneys at Wruble Law Group today.