For four decades, motorcyclists in Michigan have been required by law to wear helmets. This fact could change in the near future, however, as the State Legislature considers two bills that would remove this obligation under certain circumstances. The controversial helmet requirement pits motorcycle safety advocates against riders who favor personal choice. Previous attempts to [...]
Over concerns that mopeds are causing more accident-related deaths, at least one lawmaker is attempting to change the laws to make it mandatory to carry a license to operate a moped.
Motorcycle accidents can be fatal. But just as likely, motorcycle accidents lead to serious, permanent, and debilitating injuries. The leading type of injury sustained in a motorcycle accident is a head injury.
At first glance, motorcycles and automobiles seem to have a lot in common. They both use gas to fuel internal combustion engines, they share the same roadways, and they must obey the same traffic laws.