June 2019 Archives
If you're going out for a ride on your motorcycle, wear a helmet. It does make a difference. It does keep you safe.
One person is dead in Illinois after the sports car they were riding in, a 2002 Pontiac Firebird, was involved in an accident.
In a motorcycle accident, road rash can be one of the most painful "minor" injuries you can suffer. It happens when your skin makes direct contact with the pavement and is scraped or torn at that spot. One of the biggest issues determining just how bad this will be is how deep it penetrates below the skin. At high speeds, it could burn through multiple layers of tissue.
You hear people say that texting and driving is dangerous. Even so, you know that people still do it all the time. Part of the reason is that they just do not really grasp how much more dangerous it is.
A driver merges into the side of your car on the interstate, pushing you toward the median. You go across into oncoming traffic, where your vehicle gets hit head-on. They have to airlift you from the scene with serious injuries.