Every June, the National Safety Council promotes National Safety Month. This is a time of year meant to raise awareness about reducing causes of injury and death at work, on the road, and at home. This attention to safety is essential, especially considering how many car, motorcycle, and truck accidents occur every day in Washington and around the country. If you are a proud motorcyclist, the following advice will help you stay safe on the road.
Find the Right Helmet
If you’re now in the market for a new motorcycle helmet, you have plenty of options to stay comfortable and stylish while still following the law. A helmet with a full-face shield is the best option since it is guaranteed to meet state specifications and provides the most coverage for your face, but you can also use a three-quarter open face helmet which is similar to a full-face helmet, short of the face and chin protection. [Read more…]