Prepping Your Motorcycle for Winter Storage

Prepping Your Motorcycle for Winter Storage

While no one in New England wants to admit it, winter is indefinitely on its way in. No more long days by the shoreline soaking up the sun or scenic drives with the top down on your convertible. Soon we’ll be dealing with blustering cold temps, snow storms and school closings. As we approach the […]

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3 Crucial Tips for Snowmobile Safety This Winter

3 Crucial Tips for Snowmobile Safety This Winter

With the increased amounts of snowfall happening in Connecticut this winter, it’s perfect timing for those who enjoy off road vehicles to pull out their toys and enjoy some riding around in the snow. But there are important safety precautions and important laws to be aware of regarding the use of these vehicles in the […]

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How Cars and Motorcycles Can Share the Road Safely

With warm spring weather here, many motorcycle enthusiasts are taking to the road. Riding a motorcycle can be fun, but it is also dangerous. According to Injury Facts 2015, statistics compiled by the National Safety Council, 4,668 motorcycle riders and passengers died in accidents in 2013, and an additional 88,000 were injured. There are several [&...

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Safety Tips for Motorcycle Riders

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has designated May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Both motorcyclists and drivers of cars and trucks should be cautious at all times when operating their vehicles. If you are going to be riding a motorcycle this spring and summer, now is the perfect time to review some important safety [&hell...

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Motorcycle Insurance Requirements in Connecticut

The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles requires owners of motorcycles to obtain liability insurance and provide proof of coverage in order to register their vehicles. Proof of insurance must also be kept with the motorcycle at all times. The state minimums for motorcycles are similar to the requirements for car insurance, but there are some [...

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How to Stay Safe When Riding Your Motorcycle

Operating a motorcycle safely requires responsibility, skill, confidence, and common sense. Experienced riders know this and take precautions whenever they use their motorcycles, but many people make mistakes that can lead to serious and sometimes fatal accidents. If you own a motorcycle, always follow these rules to keep yourself, your passenger, ...

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How to Lower Your Motorcycle Insurance Rates

If you ride a motorcycle, having insurance is an important investment. It is also required in many states. Motorcycle insurance can be expensive, but fortunately there are some ways to lower your payments. The deductible is the amount you must pay toward a claim before your insurance company pays. Raising your deductible can lower your […]

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Motorcycle Safety Tips

As warmer weather approaches you will start to hear the roar of motorcycle engines. Bikers have spent all winter longing for that warm spring day when they can roll out their cruiser or sport bike and enjoy riding on the scenic Connecticut roads. However, motorcycles are inherently more dangerous than cars and trucks and if […]

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Tips for Safe Driving

We hear about safety a lot. Unfortunately no matter how often you remind people to be safe while driving circumstances always arise that makes a driver think they can bend the rules, just this once. But all it takes is a second for another driver to swerve into your lane or a child to run […]

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Getting Motorcycles Ready for Spring

With the weather turning warmer, many motorcycle enthusiasts are getting ready to take to the open road. While many insurance agents will warn motorcycle riders about the hazards of driving on roads and highways, not everyone takes the time to remind motorcycle riders about the importance of checking the state of their motorcycle before taking [&he...

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