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Motorcycle Injuries and What to Wear When Riding

What are the most common motorcycle injuries? Motorcycle riders are at a higher risk of serious injury than those riding in other vehicles. When riding a motorcycle, you are not as visible to drivers on the road and are on a vehicle that is less stable than a car or truck. The National Highway Traffic … Continued

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What Should You Do After A Motorcycle Accident?

What should you do after a motorcycle accident? The steps you take after a motorcycle accident are critical. What you do after your accident will impact your claim and legal rights to action. Here are the most important steps you need to take immediately after a motorcycle accident: Safely pull over. This is the very … Continued

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Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents and Fatalities

What is a major cause of death in motorcycle accidents? This year has brought an increase in the number of motorcycle related deaths in Washington state. Some think this is related to the roadways being so open due to the Stay at Home mandate issued by Governor Inslee due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Motorcyclists are … Continued

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Washington State Motorcycle Endorsement and License

How old do you have to be to get a motorcycle license in WA?In order to get a motorcycle license in the state of Washington, you must be at least 16 years of age. You will need a Washington state driver’s license and must pass a motorcycle operations knowledge test in order to apply for … Continued

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Talking to the Insurance Company after a Washington Motorcycle Accident

You may feel overwhelmed following a Washington motorcycle accident. You are probably dealing with medical doctors regarding treatment for any injuries you sustained. You may also be dealing with your boss regarding missed work while you recover. Finally, you may also be dealing with law enforcement who came to the scene of the accident along … Continued

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MaxPower Law 2019 Harley Davidson Winner

This year we rolled out MaxPower Law, our new motorcycle division. We set up our booth and attended several events this riding season. It was great to meet so many wonderful people who are out there supporting the riding community. To kick off the rollout of MaxPower Law this year, we decided to give away … Continued

Motorcycle Road Rash

The National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration estimates that nearly 100,000 people a year are injured in motorcycle accidents. Road rash is one of the most common injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident. According to the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), nearly 90 percent of motorcycle injuries result in road rash. A rider … Continued

Is There A Helmet Law in Washington State?

Washington law states a helmet is required to be worn when operation a motorcycle, scooter or moped. RCW 46.37.530 reads: Motorcycles, motor-driven cycles, mopeds, electric-assisted bicycles—Helmets, other equipment—Children—Rules. It is unlawful: … (b) For any person to operate a motorcycle, moped, or motor-driven cycle which does not have a windshield unless wearing glasses, goggles, or a face … Continued

Why Do I need Uninsured (UM) / Underinsured Motorist (UIM) Coverage?

Responsible drivers carry insurance to protect themselves in the event of an accident. Unfortunately, not everyone is as responsible as you. Sadly, it is estimated that 16% of drivers in the state of Washington do NOT have insurance. In 2015, The Insurance Research Council found that Washington state ranked #7 in the nation for having the greatest percentage … Continued