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Motorcyclist Victim Of Road Rage

Many of us will have experienced road rage at some point in their lives. An angry ‘finger’, mouthed obscenities that you can’t quite decipher or the sight of an impatient driver pummelling his or her own steering wheel in a traffic jam. Occasionally, the media report horror stories of how
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Motorcyclist Garroted By Dog Walkers In Manchester

A young father of one was savagely attacked in Manchester, all because he was riding a motorcycle. Chris Richmond, 23, of Newton Heath does not own a motorcycle himself, but was trying out a 125cc model when he was attacked by a pair of dog walkers. ITV reports how the
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Campaign Urges Young Motorcyclists To Save Their Skin

A new poster, leaflet and animated film campaign has been launched encouraging motorcyclists to save their skin. The aim is to remind young riders of the importance of wearing proper riding kit while on a motorcycle. The images feature a young male on the ground after a motorcycle accident. The
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Worries As MOT Tests Scrapped For Classic Cars

I think its fair to describe the Department Of Transports decision to scrap MOT tests for pre-1960 cars as a shock. I say this because it was this government who scrapped plans made by their predecessors that would have meant fewer MOTs for all cars. A campaign was led by
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Scooter Sales Accelerate In Response To Rising Cost Of Living

The image of an urban street buzzing busily with scooters is synonymous with continental cities like Paris Romeo or Madrid yet Motorcycle Association figures suggest that the UK may be heading this way too. Thousands of motorists are trading in their cars for two wheeled transport with a 12% rise
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Saferider Innovations Aim To Increase Motorbike Safety

Mira (formerly known as the Motor Industry Research Association) has been testing Saferider systems as they are to be known looking at ways of adapting the safety systems that come as standard in many cars to the unique needs of motorcycle riders. Car drivers have long benefitted from intelligent safety
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Motorcyclists At Risk On Dark Days

At the time of writing it’s half two in the afternoon. Yet looking out of the window one would be forgiven for thinking it was late evening. Only the street lights have yet to come on as they would of an evening so it’s even darker. As head of Express
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Triple Motorbike Smash Leaves Rider With Plated Clavicle

A recent client of mine was involved in a very nasty and most unfortunate road traffic accident involving no less than three motorbikes. He was riding his motorcycle along a road in Derby following his friend who was also on a motorbike up ahead. Motorcycle Accident Leaves Rider With Fractured
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Triple Motorbike Smash Leaves Rider With Plated Clavicle

A recent client of mine was involved in a very nasty and most unfortunate road traffic accident involving no less than three motorbikes. He was riding his motorcycle along a road in Derby following his friend who was also on a motorbike up ahead. Motorcycle Accident Leaves Rider With Fractured
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TV Star Charlie Promotes Motorcycle Safety In Kent

Good to see TV star Charlie Boorman promoting motorcycle safety at a fire station in Kent today. Charlie will be familiar to TV viewers after starring in recent documentaries Long Way Round and Long Way Down alongside actor friend Ewan McGregor in which the two travelled the globe on motorbikes.
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