The A23 in Lambeth is the most treacherous road for the second year in a row, and London as a whole has surpassed the rest of the UK as the most dangerous region for motorcyclists year-on-year, with nine out of the top ten roads residing in the capital.

UK’s most dangerous roads for bikers revealed

The most dangerous roads for motorcyclists in the UK have been revealed by Swinton Insurance. The A23 in Lambeth is...
The campaign urges drivers to be extra cautious, since motorcyclists are more difficult to see and less protected than other motorists.

Motorcycle safety campaign launches in Texas

Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is launching a new campaign – Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles – in support of National Motorcycle...
Distressed campaign raises awareness of the importance of motorcycle safety clothing

Motorcycle safety campaign wins award

A campaign to highlight what can happen to motorcycle riders if they fail to wear appropriate safety clothing has been recognised for capturing the...
New Zealand government consults on mandatory ABS for motorcycles

New Zealand government consults on mandatory ABS for motorcycles

The government is proposing a law change to make ABS compulsory for new motorcycles over 125cc in New Zealand.
The Western Australian Road Safety Commission has released three videos of real footage taken using hidden cameras in a motorcycle shop showing motorcyclists’ reactions to fake safety products.

Hidden cameras and fake products used in new motorcycle safety ad

A new ad campaign has used an unusual approach to spark conversation about motorcycle safety. The Western Australian Road Safety Commission has released three videos...
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...