Articles Posted in the " NHTSA " Category





  • Lawmakers Back Motorcycle Checkpoints Ban

    Lawmakers Back Motorcycle Checkpoints Ban

    Motorcycle Legislation

    Federal lawmakers have sent a bipartisan letter to the leadership of a key U.S. House committee to urge support for a bill that prohibits federal funding for motorcycle-only traffic checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports.


  • Motorcycle Helmets: Revised DOT Labels

    Motorcycle Helmets: Revised DOT Labels

    Motorcycle Safety

    Novelty motorcycle helmets may look the part, but many – if not all – fail to meet federal safety standards.

    These dubious novelty helmets feature a Department of Transportation (DOT) approved label, but most are counterfeit, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA).


  • Wiley X: Committed to Motorcycle Safety

    Wiley X: Committed to Motorcycle Safety

    Motorcycle Safety Awareness

    Wiley X, the leading manufacturer of protective eyewear for motorcyclists is honored to support Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month this May.

    The movement aims to encourage motorists to share the road with motorcycle riders as well as remind motorcyclists to follow some simple tips to keep themselves as safe as possible.


  • AMA: Motorcycle Crash Prevention News

    AMA: Motorcycle Crash Prevention News

    Motorcycle Legislation

    U.S. lawmakers want a federal traffic safety agency to concentrate on motorcycle crash prevention and rider education – instead of trying to lobby state lawmakers to enact mandatory helmet laws, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports.


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