4 Types of Motorcycle Accidents You Can Easily Avoid

On behalf of Schmitt Law Firm, LLC posted in blog on Friday, October 16, 2020. Motorcyclists face unique dangers on the road. Due to lack of a vehicle body, they are more likely to experience catastrophic injuries or death when involved in a collision. The Missouri Department of Transportation found that 251 motorcyclists died on state roadways between 2013 and 2015. The demographic most likely to experience a fatality are people between the ages of 21 and 25. It is vital for motorcyclists to remain defensive while driving. That means being aware of the most common accidents and knowing how to respond to them. 1. Car changes lanes directly in front of you Since motorcycles are much smaller than automobiles, they fit more easily into blind spots. A car may try to merge [...]