An often-overlooked fact is that the other drivers either fail to respect or pay attention to motorcycles. The results in a wide variety of car-motorcycle and truck-motorcycle accidents, including:
Cars rear-ending motorcycles
Cars or trucks failing to signal before changing lanes
Other vehicles making a right turn from the center lane and failing to see a motorcycle to their right
Trucks or cars forcing motorcycles into a guard rail
Drivers running a red light or stop sign without seeing the motorcycle
Prevent Michigan Motorcycle Accident Injuries: Safety Tips For Drivers
Below are some safety tips that drivers should follow to ensure the safety of motorcyclists on the roads.
Share the road
Keep a safe distance between you and other vehicles, including motorcyclists
Check blind spots before making turns, changing lanes, backing up, or parking
Use extreme caution when passing
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Daniel Buckfire is the first Michigan motorcycle crash attorney to author the only book ever written for motorcycle accident victims in Michigan, "The Ultimate Michigan Motorcycle Accident Handbook." His book is a practical guide to understanding your legal rights after being injured in a motorcycle accident.
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Contact A Michigan Motorcycle Accident lawyer
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