Motorcyclist fatalities are increasing in North Carolina, according to NCDOT and AAA Carolinas.

Motorcycle fatalities increase in North Carolina

Recent data from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) indicates that motorcycle fatalities are on the rise in North Carolina, prompting AAA Carolinas...
Road safety charity 95 Alive is running a training course by bikers, for bikers.

Free “crash scene” training course for bikers

The actions taken in the first few moments after a motorbike collision can be crucial in minimising injuries and can make a real difference...
The study finds that motorcyclists are at elevated risk of being a victim of distracted driving and thus could greatly benefit from distracted driving laws.

Distracted driving laws reduce motorcyclist fatalities, study finds

A new study by Florida Atlantic University and the University of Miami finds that distracted driving laws have greatly reduced the rate of fatalities...

Arc unveils electric motorbike with technology to “remove distractions”

Newly established motorcycle maker Arc has launched its first model which it describes as the “world’s most advanced electric motorcycle”. The Vector, unveiled at Milan’s...
MotoCAP, the world's first motorcycle clothing rating system

World’s first motorcycle clothing rating system launched

A new motorcycle clothing ratings system has been launched to help motorcycle riders make safer choices about the clothing and protective gear they wear...
Motorcyclist fatalities increase nine percent 2016-2017

Motorcyclist fatalities increase on GB roads

The number of motorcyclists killed on the roads in Great Britain increased by nine percent from 2016-2017, according to the Department for Transport’s latest...
The report, Select Risk Factors Associated with Causes of Motorcycle Crashes analyzes select risk factors associated with the causes of motorcycle crashes and evaluates strategies to prevent them.

Report recommends improved safety technology to detect motorcycles

Better integration of motorcycles in crash warning and prevention systems and greater widespread availability of enhanced braking and stability control systems will help reduce...
ACC Motorycle Awareness Month i n New Zealand

“Bikes are back” says NZ safety campaign

September is Motorcycle Awareness Month in New Zealand. This year, the annual campaign is focused on making everyone aware of how they can help keep...
VicRoads survey reveals top concerns for motorcyclists

Survey uncovers tops concerns for motorcyclists

An online survey of 8,000 motorcyclists is helping VicRoads understand the issues that matter to two-wheeler riders in Victoria, Australia. The results revealed that the...
FIM launches new global road safety campaign for motorcycle safety

FIM launches global movement for safer roads  

A new global road safety campaign has been launched by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM). “We, The Riders” is described as a movement of responsible motorcyclists from...
Road safety warning for motorcyclists and drivers ahead of the bank holiday weekend in Ireland.

Safe bike campaign warns of high-risk period

In advance of the upcoming August Bank Holiday weekend (August 3 to 6), the Irish Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are...
ERF and FEMA believe that looking at the design of road infrastructure can improve road safety for motorcyclists.

Position paper calls for infrastructure improvements for motorcycle safety

The European Union Road Federation (ERF) and the Federation of European Motorcyclists’ Associations (FEMA) have published a joint position paper focused on improving motorcycle...