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Tips on How to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents
Riding a motorcycle is risky. There are undeniably several accidents in the road. It is best to avoid these accidents by being educated. You can actually wear safety gears but it does not prevent crashes. Aside from the gloves and knee and elbow pads, you can also wear bright helmet or jacket so that other drivers will immediately see you on the road. Here are examples of the accidents commonly seen on the road and simple thoughts to know to prevent them.
1. What will you do if a car suddenly turns left in front of you
This is very common accident in which a car has failed to see you behind and suddenly changes its direction causing you to crash towards the car. There must have been blind spots or the driver is not attentive enough. You can avoid this accident by slowing down to any intersection ahead. You must slow down if you see these turning lanes on the road.
2. You suddenly hit gravel in a blind corner
It is a common accident in which a driver hit a gravel in a blind corner because ther was no warning. To avoid such accident, do not try hitting the thing in the first place. When you already see the thing, increase your speed to the other direction.
3. Sudden Change of The Car’s Lane
Avoid this accident by knowing the blind spots of the road because some cars are not very particular if there are motorcycles in the road. Make sure that you are visible to the cars as much as possible. Also, you have to look for any signals and change in their wheels to know where they are heading. When you are in a traffic make sure that you are on the side where they do not want to be there.
4. When Car Hits You From Behind
This is usual when you stop all of a sudden. A simple wave can send signal to the cars following you from behind if ever you need to suddenly stop because you need to avoid something. You have to go to the side of the road and do not stop at the center.
5. Idiot Riding Buddies
To avoid hitting each other, everyone that is included in the group rides should be aware of the proper riding etiquette. Doing so can increase the attention of the riders and can be smart in riding.
These are the tips that you may use to avoid these common motorcycle accidents in the road. Always remember to be safe on the road.