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The Problems with Road Rage

By utahbikelaw |

I am sure that almost every motorcycle rider in and around Utah has heard about the “road rage motorcycle crash” that occurred in Centerville Utah on September 4, 2008. I have resisted writing about this truly unfortunate accident because I wanted to have an appreciation for all sides before commenting. This motorcycle crash was… Read More »

BYU Scooter Use Doubles

By utahbikelaw |

The use of scooters on campuses across the United States is increasing dramatically. BYU has more than doubled their free motorcycle parking permits from around 700 last year to more than 1500 this year. The primary reason for the increase in scooter use is, ofcourse, the high price of gasoline. But there are other… Read More »

Motorcyclist Dies in Zion Park

By utahbikelaw |

The Salt Lake Tribune reported yesterday that 52-year-old Eugene Carlston lost control of his motorcycle and crashed yesterday at about 5:30 pm. The crash occurred south of Kolob Terrace Road where he apparently drove off the pavement, laid the motorcycle on its side and slid. Mr. Carlston suffered severe head trauma. I do not… Read More »

Motorcycle Concussions

By utahbikelaw |

Concussions are in the news – for a couple of reasons. Sports players, especially football players suffer concussions. When one helmet cracks against another it imparts an amazing amount of force. Many athletes have been sidelined from concussions . Not usually from one concussion but from successive concussions. Once the brain has been rattled… Read More »

Scooter Classes

By utahbikelaw |

This is a reprint from a Salt Lake Tribune Article by Tom Wharton. I could not agree more. Scooter accident rates are not reported separately, but are included in statistics compiled for motorcycles. Keri Gibson, a safety specialist for the Utah Highway Safety Office, said the number of motorcycle accidents is increasing along with… Read More »

Gephardt Gets Ambulance Issue Right

By utahbikelaw |

If you are in a motorcycle accident and someone calls for an ambulance that shows up and you are not injured and the attendants do nothing for you have to pay for the ambulance? The answer is yes now, maybe but probably not in the future. Bill Gephardt took on this issue and brought… Read More »

Dumb Showboat Stunt

By utahbikelaw |

I could not resist posting this link to what I have seen so many times at differnet bike rallies. Give it a look – do you think this guy: a) has been drinking? b) is showing off for some nearby ladies? c) has done this before or seen it done before? d) is just… Read More »

Suzuki Scooters are Neat

By utahbikelaw |

Ever wonder why Suzuki scooters are very popular in the market? Here are some reasons why a lot of people are very satisfied with their Suzuki scooters. Here is a blog from The Best Motorcycle Blog … Excellent Design – User-friendly and Efficient – Durable and Reliable The best thing about Suzuki scooters is… Read More »

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