Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycle accident blog provided by motorcycle accident attorneys with personal knowledge of motorcycle laws in Colorado and the United States because they are riders too.

Spring Maintenance: Have You Checked Your Motorcycle Chain Lately?

When was the last time you checked the chain on your motorcycle? If it has been sitting in the garage all winter, it’s probably been a while. However, the last thing you want is to pull out of your garage on one of the first rides of the season, and then get stranded because your chain snapped or chewed up your sprocket teeth. Here are a few things you should do to maintain your motorcycle chain. Spring Maintenance: Motorcycle Chains Keep It Lubed – Though most modern motorcycle chains are technological marvels requiring very little attention, that doesn’t mean they aren’t susceptible to water, corrosion and rust. Keeping your chain regularly lubed protects it from all of these problems. When you come in from a ride, while the chain is still warm, apply your favorite lubricant. That will help ensure every little nook and cranny gets well oiled. Choose Your…
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Would You Tour Colorado from a Side Car?

There’s a new touring company in Denver, and it claims to be the first tour company of its kind in the entire country. City on the Side is offering people a chance to tour Denver and parts of Colorado from the vantage of a sidecar. But will its services interest motorcycle tourists, or is it just too touristy for a rider’s tastes? Will Touring Colorado from a Side Car Catch On? The freedom of the open road is often the call that beckons people to become riders of motorcycles, but will that call bring tourists to Denver? City on the Side sure hopes so. This company offers to take passengers on a tour of Denver and points beyond from the side car of a Ural. This type of tour hasn’t been tried before here in North America, but what better a place to start than Colorado? The company will take…
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Is the 2018 Colorado Motorcycle Season Getting Off to a Bad Start?

The 2018 Colorado motorcycle season has finally begun! Have you taken to the wide-open road yet? Well, some riders are getting their riding started early, but what kind of conditions are they finding out there? Public officials want you to be safe out there while riding, and so do the attorneys who ride at the Metier Law Firm. The 2018 Colorado Motorcycle Season Is Just Getting Started Last year, Colorado saw a 20 percent decrease in motorcyclist fatalities. This was spectacular news considering that, in 2016, the number of fatalities related to motorcycle crashes was at an all-time high. This means that efforts by the Colorado Department of Transportation and the Colorado State Patrol may have paid off when it came to saving the lives of motorcyclists last year. However, such achievements can’t be taken for granted. On the afternoon of March 18th, a Fort Collins motorcyclist was injured when…
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