It’s Deer Season! State Farm Says Collisions Up
News from MotorcycleUSA.com:

A recent report by State Farm Insurance states that deer-related collisions are up 7.7% from last year. The study also said West Virginia is the state where a collision is most likely to occur.

Listen up people, it’s deer season! For hunters, this is great news. For motorcyclists, not so good.

State Farm Insurance just published an interesting report on deer-vehicle confrontations that states “the number of deer-related collisions in the U.S. has increased by 7.7% over the last year.”

They didn’t have to tell us that as the topic has come up frequently in the context of conversations. On a visit last week to one of our local dealerships, Hansen’s BMW/Triumph/Ducati, Mason Hansen said that four out of the five motorcycles waiting for repair were damaged by collisions with deer. The week before that, a gentleman I talked to at the Brittney Mallory Ride had hit two different deer on his motorcycle within a two week p…………… continues on MotorcycleUSA.com

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A guide to getting motorcycle insurance
News from totallymotor.co.uk:

If you’ve got your heart set on buying a new motorcycle, you might be thinking of where you can ride it and all the great equipment you can buy yourself when using it. However, don’t forget to pay attention to important details, such taking out motorcycle insurance.

To find out how to get the best policy for you, read this guide.

Write down the specifications

Before you take out insurance, it is important that you are aware of all the specifications of your motorbike. The quote you receive from insurance providers will depend on the exact details of your motorcycle, so it is important to make sure you can answer the questions correctly.

Here are just some things you will need to know:

1. What type of vehicle it is, e.g. a motorcycle or scooter
2. The year it was made
3. Its engine size
4. The make of the bike

If you are planning to get a used motorbike, there are other questions that you may have to answer to get an accurate quote. These include how old the vehicle is and how many miles it has done. These will give the insurance provider an idea of how long the motorcycle is expected to last and what its value is should you need to replace it in the future if it is wri…………… continues on totallymotor.co.uk

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