February 27, 2013 | Finz & Finz, P.C.
As vehicles continue to advance in size, shape, style and features, it will still be many years before motorcycles outnumber cars on the road. But, while motorcycles are not dominating the roadways, it's safe to say they are here to stay. Motorcyclists are seen on roads and highways throughout the world, including areas in and around New York and sister states. They ride the roads with ease and freedom, enjoying the scenery from a different and new perspective not afforded to most travelers who prefer to ride in closed vehicles. With no protection surrounding the rider (as with a car) the risk for riding a motorcycle comes with the territory. The ability of the rider to command a vehicle that weighs anywhere from 600 to 800 pounds and can excel at speeds of over 180 miles per hour makes them a danger zone on two wheels when proper care is ignored.
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