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Study: Ending helmet laws for motorcyclists increases head injuries

A study by the University of Michigan provides a sobering example of what can happen when helmet laws change. Studies by various entities have found similar results; that helmet laws reduce motorcyclist deaths and serious head and brain injuries.

What are the motorcycle helmet laws in CT? Should they be changed?

As motorcycle riders hits the Connecticut roadways this summer, the debate about whether or not to toughen the state's helmet law continues. In fact, many believe the current law, which only requires helmets for riders and passengers under the age of 18, simply does not go far enough to protect motorcyclists and their passengers.

Bike accident leads to 1 death, 2 injuries

Motorcyclists are especially at risk of getting seriously injured or dying in a vehicle accident because they lack the protection afforded to motorists in cars. Unfortunately, one motorcyclist was killed in a recent bike accident in Connecticut. Another motorcyclist was injured in this accident.

Bike accident leads to 1 injury in Connecticut

It is essential that motorists exercise extreme caution when maneuvering around motorcyclists, who are especially at risk of getting hurt or dying in a vehicle collision due to the lack of bodily protection they have. Unfortunately, one motorcyclist recently suffered injuries in a Connecticut bike accident. This crash took place shortly before 11 a.m. on a Sunday.

Bike accident causes 2 to lose their lives

When cars navigate around motorcyclists, it is imperative that they exercise extreme caution. This is because a motorcyclist doesn't have the same level of protection that motorists who are shielded by car doors do. Unfortunately, two individuals died in a recent bike accident in Connecticut.

Bike accident claims the life of 1 man in Connecticut

Motorcyclists are at risk for getting seriously injured or even dying in vehicle crashes because they don't have much protection against other larger vehicles in the event of a collision. This is one reason why motorists must exercise extra caution when navigating near bikers. One person recently died in a bike accident in Connecticut.

Bike accident involving car leads to 2 injured individuals

It’s natural for the family members of a motorcyclist who has been seriously injured in a vehicle crash to feel distraught. Motorcyclists can easily be injured because they don’t have the walls of protection that passengers and motorists in cars do. Two individuals were recently hurt following a bike accident in Connecticut.

Bike accident kills 78-year-old man in Connecticut

An individual recently lost his life due to a vehicle accident involving a motorcycle in Connecticut. The tragic bike accident happened on a recent Sunday and calls attention to the importance of operating a vehicle with care when driving near bikers in order to avoid motorcycle accidents. The incident began when a vehicle was driving west on a Connecticut road.

Bike accident leads to serious injuries in Connecticut

Being cautious when operating a vehicle near a motorcyclist is critical, as people on bikes don't have the protection that motorists in enclosed vehicles enjoy. In a recent Connecticut motor vehicle collision, a person riding a motorcycle suffered serious injuries. This bike accident took place during the morning hours.

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