Why Motorcycle Safety Month Should Matter to All Drivers

Why Motorcycle Safety Month Should Matter to All Drivers

When the weather warms in spring across Georgia and the South, motorcycles are everywhere on our roads.  That is why May is recognized as National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. This month with warm, sunny weather is an appropriate time to remind all drivers to be on the alert for motorcyclists. With so much motorcycle traffic on the roads, serious accidents are more likely. In 2016, 4,976 motorcycle drivers and...
Brake Trouble Brewing at Harley-Davidson Motorcycles

Brake Trouble Brewing at Harley-Davidson Motorcycles

There are a lot of reasons why motorcyclists love to ride. The freedom, the speed, the community, the confidence boost, the typically lower purchase price and operating costs — all of these make motorcycles appealing. On the flip side, there are things that can make riding risky — such as loose gravel, being harder to see, other drivers who don’t pay attention, bad weather, and obstacles in the road....
Icy Roads – Not a Fun “Surprise!”

Icy Roads – Not a Fun “Surprise!”

Far too many winter weather traffic accidents are caused by icy roads. Driving in icy conditions requires a different mindset than on dry pavement. Bridges and overpasses freeze before roadways, so it only takes a slight dusting of snow or a light drizzle of freezing rain to make these areas hazardous. Falling temperatures can create black ice on wet streets making it easy for drivers (especially those who insist...
Five Ways to Increase Your Chances of Succeeding in a Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit

Five Ways to Increase Your Chances of Succeeding in a Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit

Motorcycle accidents often result in far more damage and injury than those involving cars, trucks and other vehicles in which drivers and passengers are more protected.  If you’re in a motorcycle accident, the most important thing to do is to seek immediate medical attention for your injuries. While the last thing on your mind is litigation, knowing these five things can increase your chances of succeedifng in a lawsuit,...