Motorcycle Accident & Personal Injury Blog

Dec20

Keith Code Superbike School

Hone your riding skills over winter by attending the Keith Code road riding school in Europe or Australia. Despite the name, this course is not all about going fast. “Most people who attend are road riders and we train to the very highest level...
Dec14

BC Gov Revokes TWU Law School

The B.C. provincial government has revoked the consent it had previously provided for Trinity Western University (TWU) to operate a law degree program. This comes after the decision on October 31 by the B.C. Law Society’s benchers to reverse its approval...
Dec11

Motorcycle Safety Tips

Tips to keep motorcyclists safe: According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in Kentucky, car and truck drivers can help prevent motorcycle accidents by doing the following: •  Always allow a motorcyclist the full lane width —...
Dec01

Free Ride Avoids Drinking and Driving

Need a ride home after a night of festivity? On Friday and Saturday nights between November 28 and December 31 and again on New Year’s Eve, you can receive a ride home for you and your vehicle if you’ve been drinking or are too tired to drive....
Nov29

Honda Motorcycles Builds 300M Bikes

Honda just built its 300 millionth motorcycle. The historic bike produced at its Kumamoto Factory in Japan was a top-of-the-line Gold Wing, which has a 1.8-liter engine and sells for over $24,000. The first bike was a 98cc Dream Type-D in 1949. It took...
Nov23

Winter Tires in BC

Signs requiring winter tires and chains will be visible on some highways from October 1st to March 31st. Rapid changes in elevation and winter weather can make conditions unpredictable and snow tires and chains are healthy resources that will help prevent...
Nov19

Remembering Road Crash Victims

The Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators (CCMTA) is the steward of the National Day of Remembrance for Road Crash Victims (NDRRCV) campaign and is planning a national event to commemorate the day on Wednesday, November 19th, 2014. On average,...
Nov15

ABS For Curves on Motorcycles

The new BMW S 1000 XR is one of the first motorcycles to feature Continental’s newly-enhanced “Motorcycle Integral Brake” (MIB) system. This builds on the manufacturer’s anti-lock braking system by adding an optimised curve braking function that...
Nov03

Daylight Savings Effects Driving

According to ICBC the next two weeks are critical for drivers. The end of daylight savings time can impact the key skills that affect the quality of our driving including concentration, alertness behind the wheel and reaction time to potential hazards....
Oct26

ICBC Pedestrian Safety

It is that time of year when dark, rainy days make visibility more difficult. Night time driving is even worse. The change of weather with reduced visibility can lead to more pedestrian accidents and police in the Lower Mainland are currently on the...