NOTISELike most of us, John Kerechek, an AMA member in Baltimore, Maryland, has had issues with a parking gate and his motorcycle; I ride a BMW R1200CM to work most days. I park in a multilevel parking garage and have a monthly parking pass. The problem I'm experiencing is being able to leave the parking lot.  It seems, depending on the position of the motorcycle, the gate either opens or not -- mostly not.  Most days an attendant has to manually open the gate.

safety training

 Ten Things All Car & Truck Drivers Should Know About Motorcycles

Guy-Motorcycle01
The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding drivers to take extra precautions around motorcyclists on Texas streets and highways, as Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month begins May 1. 
What is the best course of action when a motorist is following behind you too closely?