Motorcyclist Safety Improved by Signing Up For CMSP

Motorcyclist safety is very important to us.  We believe the CMSP is an important training program to ensure motorcycle riders understand safety issues while driving. If you’re in an motorcycle accident in California, having obtained a motorcycle endorsement on your California driver license could assist your case.

The CHP recently released a statement strongly encouraging all Motorcycle riders to sign up for the CMSP. Continue reading “Motorcyclist Safety Improved by Signing Up For CMSP”

Motorcycle Airbag Suits Dainese

Finally the first airbag-equipped motorcycle race suits go on sale in the USA – the Dainese D-Air Racing suits. (Dainese has been working on D-Air since 2000). Rival brands are also expected to sell soon in the US.

The Dainese D-Store San Francisco offers the Misano (cow hide) which retails for $2,499 in stock sizes. The Mugello is kangaroo leather and is custom only. The D-Store SF suit in their showroom retails for $5,500 according to their facebook page.  No word yet on what the D-Air Street, a motorcycle airbag suit for anyone, will Continue reading “Motorcycle Airbag Suits Dainese”

Fatal Motorcycle Crash On US 101 After Lane Splitting

A motorcyclist, who appeared to be Lane Splitting, was killed on Sept 22, 2015 in a crash on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto. According to the CHP, the motorcycle collided with the rear end of a vehicle, the rider was ejected and suffered fatal injuries. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by emergency personnel.

While the accident remains under investigation, it has been reported by most news outlets that the motorcyclist was driving fast in slow moving traffic.

It is too soon to say if the motorcyclist was Continue reading “Fatal Motorcycle Crash On US 101 After Lane Splitting”