May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

IRVINE, Calif., April 28, 2023 — Peak motorcycle riding season is underway just as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released a grim report showing traffic fatalities across the board up sharply from 2020 to 2021, with distraction, speeding, and alcohol as key factors. Motorcycle and scooter riders, with their smaller profiles, are at an even […]

MSF Launches a Rider Course for Adventure Bike Riders

IRVINE, Calif., May 11, 2022 — The Motorcycle Safety Foundation will help adventure and dual-purpose riders looking to learn fundamental off-road skills through its newest offering, the AdventureBike RiderCourse (ADVRC). The course features 12 exercises and an adventure prep discussion that will help riders better understand and control their motorcycle so that they can gain off-road […]

White House Recognizes May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

IRVINE, Calif., May 3, 2022 — President Biden recognized May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in a letter from the White House that acknowledged the millions of Americans who ride, and that “a motorcycle offers freedom, recreation, and the opportunity to explore our great Nation coast-to-coast.” “My Administration remains committed to ensuring the safety of everyone […]

Motorcycle Safety Foundation Elects Board Officers and Welcomes Two New Trustees

IRVINE, Calif., March 30, 2022 — The Motorcycle Safety Foundation elected board officers. Croft Long of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. was re-elected chairman; Jason Tolleson of Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Inc. was elected vice-chairman; and Chase Rastegar of Suzuki Motor USA, LLC was elected secretary/treasurer. “As riding increases in popularity, our work with the Motorcycle Safety […]