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Motion Induced Blindness

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Motion Induced Blindness
As bikers, we face many obstacles on the road. Driving defensively isn’t an option; it’s a necessity. I was recently sent a very interesting article published by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation about a frightening phenomenon called Motion Induced Blindness. As a biker and a motorcycle accident lawyer, I’ve heard car drivers say time and time again that they simply did not see the motorcyclist when the accident occurred. Unfortunately, this may be true.     This phenomenon is linked back t...
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NC and SC Motorcycle License Requirements

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NC and SC Motorcycle License Requirements
Motorcycle licensing requirements vary considerably from state to state. At Karney Law Firm, a motorcycle accident lawyer, we understand that it can be rather confusing for new bikers or bikers who just moved to the area to recognize the license requirements in North Carolina and South Carolina.   Below is an outline of the requirements for both states, so you know what you need and don’t waste your time standing in line at the license bureau without the proper documentation.   North Caroli...
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What Cars and Trucks Should Know about Motorcycles

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What Cars and Trucks Should Know about Motorcycles
If you are a biker who has been involved in a motorcycle accident, then it may be time to consult a motorcycle accident lawyer, such as Bob Karney. Safety is very important and if all road users were aware of these few simple points below, then the number of motorcycle accidents would be reduced.   Compared to the number of vehicles on the road, motorcycles make up less than one percent of the commuters. The number of motorcycles on the road increases during the summer and good weather days, a...
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Touring Out West - Highlights from the Road

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Touring Out West - Highlights from the Road
If you have never traveled out West to Teton National Park or Yellowstone, put it on your bucket list for sure!  Seeing it on a motorcycle was the experience of a lifetime. Friends keep asking us, “How was your motorcycle trip?”  Frankly, we find it nearly impossible to respond because words and the tiny photos we took of the gigantic majesty that we call our National Parks just don’t do it justice. Here’s our best attempt at articulating it…in a nutshell, it was like we were traveling ins...
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Motorcycle Safety: Riding in the Rain

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Motorcycle Safety: Riding in the Rain
Any wet road surface is dangerous, especially for bikers. Many motorcyclists leave home on a sunny day, only to get caught in the rain. This is unfortunate for several reasons. One reason being, millions of motorcyclists have their first accident in the rain and are not properly equipped to handle the surprise weather change. Visibility is affected by rain, sleet, hail and snow, making driving in these conditions, even more dangerous. Bob Karney, a Charlotte motorcycle accident lawyer, understan...
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