Drivers of cars, trucks, and other motor vehicles should always be on the lookout for motorcycles. Unfortunately, motorists don’t always notice bikes on the road until it’s too late to avoid a collision. However, if a motorcyclist chooses the right motorcycle safety gear, it can prevent an accident from turning into a tragedy, according to the Motorcycle Industry Council.
To help protect yourself in the event of a motorcycle crash, consider using the following safety gear:
- Motorcycle helmets. New Hampshire is one of only three states in the U.S. without a motorcycle helmet law, but that doesn’t mean you should overlook this valuable piece of safety equipment. Choose a full-face helmet or wear separate eye protection to keep bugs and debris out of your eyes.