May is Pennsylvania Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Posted on: May 27th, 2011       Attorney Thomas Newell

Governor Tom Corbett proclaimed May Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. PennDOT records indicate that there were more than 4,000 motorcycle accidents on Pennsylvania roads in 2010 with 223 fatalities. The number of registered motorcycles in PA increased by nearly 5,000 in 2010. Licensed motorcycles rose by approximately 10,000.

Motorists are reminded to allow a motorcyclist a full lane width and to be vigilant for motorcycles on the roads. Motorcycle safety courses are available to Pennsylvania riders thru the PA motorcycle safety program.

If you or a family member have been seriously injured in a motorcycle crash, shouldn’t you be represented by an experienced PA motorcycle accident lawyer? Attorney Thomas Newell has been an aggressive advocate for accident victim’s rights in Pennsylvania since 1981. Please call 800-980-4842 to set up your free home consultation. His website of reviews the rights of PA motorcycle accident victims.