Contact Us

Sidebar Contact

Close Menu

Category Archives: safety

Start Riding Smarter: Motorcycle Edition

By utahbikelaw |

Finally, we are seeing some warm weather here in Utah. It’s so nice to go outside and feel the sun on your face. However, as with any shift in seasons, there are dangers. In this blog post, we will dive into how motorcycle riders can be safer on the sunny roads that are coming…. Read More »

Self-Driving Car Causes Deadly Accident

By utahbikelaw |

It is funny to look back at your second-grade drawings of what you thought the future would be like. You drew flying cars, hover boards, robots everywhere, and so many other futuristic ideas. Some of us might have even drawn self-driving cars. Well if there were a prize for guessing what the future would… Read More »

Trakimo GPS Tracker – Theft Device

By utahbikelaw |

Since the weather here in Utah is playing tricks on us we thought we would write a blog about motorcycle theft. It is almost that time of year where you can ride your motorcycle without worrying about whether or not you’ll have to dig it out of snow after work. There are so many… Read More »

Safety Tips Riders Swear By!

By utahbikelaw |

Since the Utah weather cannot seem to make up its mind, we have decided to give you some safety tips that apply to both winter and summer weather (and others in between). Motorcycle accidents happen more often than anyone would like so here are some tips on how to be a little bit safer…. Read More »

The True Cost of Drowsy Driving

By utahbikelaw |

Drowsy driving is a far too common occurrence today. It’s in part due to Americans chronically getting less sleep than they need. More than a third of American adults don’t sleep enough on a regular basis. Lack of Sleep can Mimic the Effects of Drunkenness When you’re sleep deprived and driving, it’s a dangerous… Read More »

How to Pick the Right Safety Gear

By utahbikelaw |

There’s an old saying that goes, “Wear what you want to crash in, not what you want to ride in.” Basically, this means that motorcyclists should put their safety first when choosing what they wear during a ride. But, many motorcyclists don’t know what type of gear they should wear to keep themselves safe…. Read More »

1 Dead After Motorcycle Crash American Fork

By utahbikelaw |

Motorcycle crashes are not something to glaze over. Around 5:30 p.m. on January 18, 2018 a man was killed in a motorcycle crash. He was riding his motorcycle when he crashed into the side of a car in an intersection. The motorcycle rider was thrown from his motorcycle. This crash happened in American Fork…. Read More »

Biking 101: Utah’s Motorcycle Laws

By utahbikelaw |

It’s midafternoon and you’re cruising down the highway on your new motorcycle, loving the feel of the fresh air whipping across your face. You’re lost in your thoughts and the gorgeous Utah scenery when suddenly; you hear a siren behind you. It takes a moment before you realize that a police car is stopping… Read More »

The Best Motorcycle Safety Gear of 2016

By utahbikelaw |

Why buy motorcycle safety gear?  In 2014 there were an estimated 4,586 deaths and 92,000 injuries as a result from motorcycle accidents in the US. Motorcyclists are 26 times more likely than passenger car occupants to die in a crash per vehicle mile driven. Bike safety gear keeps you cool when it’s hot, warm… Read More »

Motorcycle Riding In the Heat – Be Careful Out There

By utahbikelaw |

You have to be out there riding your motorcycle and when you are riding you are going to be in the heat—there is no escaping the heat. What you can do is be prepared for it—especially on long-distance rides. 1) Watch very carefully for signs of Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke. Your body will… Read More »

Utah Bike Law

4444 700 E #106A
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
(801) 590-9825