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Motorcycle Accidents

Statistics Reveal Top Causes of Motorcycle Crashes in Maryland

Posted on August 28, 2019 to
Motorcycle crashes are some of the deadliest types of traffic accidents in Maryland. Motorcyclists are highly vulnerable to fatal injuries in collisions, even when wearing helmets. Benchmark reports from the Maryland Department of Transportation show 1,268 total motorcycle accidents...
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An In-Depth Look at the New Maryland Enhanced UIM Policy Law Overview

Posted on July 20, 2018 to
In 2017, a new law went into effect that changed how your car insurance operates for underinsured motorist coverage. The good news for consumers is that the law works in your favor, especially if you must file a claim...
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Motorized Scooter Coverage on the Roads in DC

Posted on July 6, 2018 to
If you live in the DC area, you might have noticed a new trend in rideshare: electric scooters. The scooter sharing programs saw their fair share of roadblocks, but the scooters are here now on the city streets. You...
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Alexandria Motorcycle Accident Injures Six

Posted on June 29, 2015 to
A frightening motorcycle accident occurred recently in Alexandria when a bike crashed through the window of a church daycare, injuring five children and the motorcyclist. According to Patch.com, the accident occurred on June 16 at the Church of Saint...
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Maryland Motorcycle Accident Kills One, Injures Five

Posted on June 8, 2015 to
Sadly, a child died and five people were injured in an unusual accident in Hyattsville, Maryland on May 24 involving a motorcycle and pedestrians. According to CBS Washington, the accident occurred at around 4 p.m. near the 3500 block...
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Popular DC Musician Killed in Motorcycle Accident

Posted on May 18, 2015 to
Sadly, on May 3 a popular DC musician and his girlfriend were killed in a Charles County motorcycle accident. According to NBC Washington, Derek Anthony Colquitt, 47, a member of the longtime DC go-go group The Junkyard Band, was...
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Where Are the Worst Drivers in America?

Washington D.C. is notorious for its busy streets, fraught with dangers and hazardous conditions for all drivers. However, if you stay alert and cautious behind the wheel, you can reduce your chances of getting hurt in a traffic accident....
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Are Highway Work Zones More Dangerous For Workers or For Drivers?

Most of us know instinctively to slow down as we drive near highway work zones. The men and women in orange vests and hardhats at these sites risk their lives every day to make sure that our lanes are...
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Are Motorcycles More Vulnerable Than Cars and Trucks?

When we get behind the wheel of a car and head out on the highway, we must always remember that we share the road with other motorists. Some vehicles, like 18-wheelers, are easy to spot, since they are so...
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Are Motorcycle Accidents a Problem in Prince George’s County?

In just two days, two different motorcyclists have been killed in Prince George’s County, each having been struck by drivers who failed to yield the right-of-way. On May 24, a 42-year-old man was killed when an SUV attempted to...
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