There is no feeling quite like riding your motorcycle in the sunshine! Now is the perfect time to take your bike on a day trip or short spin around town, yet warm weather increases the number of motorists and pedestrians on the roads.
Spring is here! While the weather has ranged from the mid-seventies to sudden snow squalls, we’re looking forward to long stretches of prime riding conditions. As we prepare for warmer days with less precipitation and more daylight hours, it’s always important to keep safety in mind before you head out for a ride. After all, May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
In September 2019, Purdue Pharma reached an agreement to settle the large number of pending claims against their company. Purdue and its subsidiaries decided to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which will help restructure the company, remove the company’s founding family and restrict where and how Purdue Pharma can do business moving forward.
During springtime, we’re exposed to more daylight hours and warmer temperatures that encourage us to get outside. While a walk or bike ride around the neighborhood may sound nice, pedestrians and riders need to be on the lookout for car and truck drivers, who may not always be watching out for you.
Since 2000, the opioid epidemic has claimed the lives of more than 400,000 Americans. Drug company marketing campaigns and the practices of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are responsible for over 100 related deaths per day.