Head-on collision seriously injures Fall River motorcyclist

Head-on collision seriously injures Fall River motorcyclist

Many people in Essex County enjoy riding their motorcycles and these two-wheeled vehicles seem more popular than ever before. However, riding a motorcycle is not without risk, especially if a distracted driver in a four-wheeled vehicle fails to see it. With only...
South Plymouth motorcyclist injured in hit and run

South Plymouth motorcyclist injured in hit and run

Essex County motorcyclists must take every precaution possible to prevent accidents and injuries due to the negligence of other drivers. In many circumstances, a driver who is not acutely aware of their surroundings at all times may fail to see a motorcyclist near....
Man seriously injures leg in motorcycle accident in Chicopee

Man seriously injures leg in motorcycle accident in Chicopee

Local motorcyclists are probably already well aware that for all of the exhilaration that comes with riding one’s bike in and around Essex, the constant sense of caution that one must maintain while on the road can be quite taxing. Yet such diligence is necessary due...
Motorcycle collision proves fatal for Agawam man

Motorcycle collision proves fatal for Agawam man

Enjoying a motorcycle ride through Essex can be quite a thrill. Such a ride does not come without its risks, however. Due to the lack or protection that a motorcycle provides in a collision, motorcyclists will often emerge from accidents involving other vehicles in...
Driver in Massachusetts car leaves scene of motorcycle accident

Driver in Massachusetts car leaves scene of motorcycle accident

All Massachusetts drivers are susceptible to the actions of other people while on the road. If another car makes a wrong move, it can affect all surrounding vehicles. This is especially true for anyone riding a motorcycle. The size and maneuverability of motorcycles...
How can sudden-stop motorcycle collisions be avoided?

How can sudden-stop motorcycle collisions be avoided?

While there’s no doubt a certain thrill that only comes from riding a motorcycle, Georgetown motorcyclists should also understand the increased risks that they face from this activity. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that over 80 percent of...