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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 »

Motorcycle Profiling: It Happens More Often Than Not

By utahbikelaw |

There are many different kinds of profiling that we hear about mostly in the press. There are so many different areas of profiling it is hard not to see an end to profiling. One area that is not as “popular” or well-known is motorcycle profiling. This happens all the time and no one is… Read More »

Led Lights

By utahbikelaw |

The visibility of motorcycles is an issue. After an accident the offending driver all too often says “I just did not see the motorcycle!” This might help. I have had a lot of interesting questions from many motorcyclists concerning the law on LED (light emitting diode) lighting for motorcycles. I have done some research… Read More »

Motorcycle Wheelies

By utahbikelaw |

CALIFORNIA: On Saturday April 12, the Roseville Police responded to a accident call on Westbound Douglas Blvd near Sierra College Blvd. It was reported that a motorcyle heading west collided with a Subaru passenger vehicle that was exiting Sierra Nursery & Rock. The passenger of the motorcycle was airlifted and last reported to have… Read More »

Payson Rider Killed

By utahbikelaw |

The Salt Lake Tribune reported that on January 1, 2010 Karen Baker of Payson Utah was a passenger on a 2008 Harley driven by her husband in California. They were probably enjoying a beautiful ride starting off the new year right. The Baker motorcycle were fifth in line of a group of bikes when… Read More »

Injury From Crash

By utahbikelaw |

Texas: Granite Shoals Police Chief J.P. Wilson was in critical condition suffering from brain injury as a result of a motorcycle crash over the weekend. A woman reportedly pulled out in front of Wilson causing the crash. Brain injury is one of the most devastating injuries that arise from motorcycle accidents. The brain is… Read More »

Roy Man Killed Hit And Run

By utahbikelaw |

The Deseret News reported that Jeffrey Spears was killed in a hit-and-run motorcycle accident last Saturday night. ABC News reported that a 24-year-old woman by the name of Mercury Vongsengxay turned herself in the following morning after have left the scene of the accident the previous night. I have written before about hit-and-run motorcycle… Read More »

Two Deaths Over Weekend

By utahbikelaw |

Kenneth Wayne Hemmingway was traveling southbound on I-15 in Salt Lake City on Sunday when he apparently lost control and struck a cement barrier. Mr. Hemmingway was dead at the scene of the crash. On Friday April 13, 2012 a 50-year-old man was westbound on his motorcycle on 12th Street in Ogden when a… Read More »

Disturbing Road Rage Against Motorcyclist

By utahbikelaw |

Arlon Miller engaged in an act of road rage that is truly disturbing. It appears that Miller was driving his pickup truck near Camp Williams and a motorcycle rider was following closely in an attempt to avoid hitting deer. Mr. Miller took offense at the close following and after flashing his brake lights a… Read More »

Lehi Utah Motorcycle Crash

By utahbikelaw |

On February 4, 2012 at about 4:30 in the afternoon a man was riding his motorcycle westbound near 700 East Main Street in Lehi when a car pulled out of a parking lot directly into the path of the motorcycle. The car driver reportedly told officers at the scene that he simply did not… Read More »

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