Motorcycle season lasts longer with warmer fall weather

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In many areas where rides would typically already be stored, riders are still out and enjoying them. The warmer fall weather this year has provided riders with a pleasant extension to the motorcycle season. At this time, many parts of the country would typically see motorcycles being readied for storage. However, in 2016 we’re still seeing riders heading down the roads. Riders have been delaying putting their motorcycles away, taking the chance for one more ride day-by-day. This mild trend has crossed over several states. There have been record high…

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Progressive Motorcycle Insurance joins the Movember movement

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The insurer’s team providing coverage to riders are also joining the cause of men’s health awareness. Progressive motorcycle insurance has now joined forces with the Movember Foundation. The goal is to spread awareness and raise funds regarding men’s health concerns. The two organizations are working to spread “Throttle Therapy” awareness among other things. In fact Progressive motorcycle insurance and the Movember Foundation are also going beyond men’s health problems. They are also looking to spread awareness about activities that can enhance wellbeing. Throttle Therapy has to do with the benefits…

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Classic motorcycle insurance differs greatly from standard policies

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They may be in a similar category of vehicles, but the type of coverage they require is quite different. Classic motorcycle insurance, like the coverage for vintage and antique bikes look very similar to standard policies but are different in important ways. These motorcycle insurance policies provide the same types of coverage overall. They protect against personal property and bodily injury liability. They also provide the option of coverage for other perils. That said, classic and vintage motorcycle insurance provides a higher level of cover for more expensive rides. Riders…

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Motorcycle insurance policy coverage is frequently underestimated

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Many riders don’t realize the full extent of the protection they actually have when they purchase coverage. Most states require riders to own a motorcycle insurance policy when they head out on the roads. However, many policyholders don’t realize exactly what they can cover with these policies. There are many types of vehicle that can be included in this kind of protection. It is not uncommon for riders to expand their coverage to other vehicles once they realize they can. Regardless of whether or not it is required, purchasing a…

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Motorcycle insurance discounts make a difference with anti-theft devices

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Riders who are looking to save money have spotted a fantastic way to reduce their premiums. Finding the best motorcycle insurance discounts can be one of the best ways to save money. That said, some provide a greater savings than others. The majority of states require riders to carry a certain amount of coverage. That can be very affordable or quite expensive depending on the individual, where they live and the bike being insured. Riders are now finding that anti-theft devices are proving to be a fantastic investment in insurance…

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Progressive motorcycle insurance gives Flo a makeover

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We may be used to seeing her in her apron and bubbly attitude, but this Flo has attitude. In the latest ads for Progressive motorcycle insurance, Flo – the iconic ad character – has taken on a whole new look. The actress and comedian who plays Flo, Stephanie Courtney, has traded her apron for a tough new look. The tongue-in-cheek print campaign features Flo donning new rider gear to go with her new attitude. The Progressive motorcycle insurance campaign was designed by Arnold Worldwide. He worked with Buffalo Art Co…

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Motorcycle safety program goes into effect in Newport Beach today

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Police will be working to increase their efforts to keep riders and other road users safe. The Newport Beach Police are adding an additional officer to the streets as of today. The goal is to implement a motorcycle safety program that will focus on keeping riders safe. This is a component of a grant-funded program meant to decrease the number of motorcycle crash injuries. The motorcycle safety program isn’t exclusive to Newport Beach. There will be other police departments throughout the region that will be using grants to enhance rider…

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Motorcycle helmet sales see healthy growth worldwide

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A new report has shown a global CAGR of more than 6 percent throughout the length of this year. A recently released report has shown a rise in motorcycle helmet sales this year. In fact, the predicted compound annual growth rate (CAGR) is 6 percent. The growth in helmet sales is being driven by the increasing number of head injuries from crashes. That said, manufacturers are trying to boost the appeal for riders through both function and fashion. It’s all well and good to offer a motorcycle helmet that provides…

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New motorcycle insurance options launched by SGI

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The changes to the available coverage have been sparking controversy among riders since they were first proposed in 2013. The Government of Saskatchewan, a province of Canada, has now announced that it will be adding more motorcycle insurance options for riders throughout the region, in a move that had first been proposed two years ago. Back when the idea was first suggested, in 2013, many riders expressed anger about the changes. The Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI) made this announcement, saying that a new third option will be opening up for…

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Insurance coverage lacking among motorcycles in India

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Accidents involving any of 75 percent of riders provide no compensation to the victims. Two wheelers – including both motorcycles and scooters – are a very common vehicle in India, but recently released statistics have revealed that almost 75 percent of those riders are operating their vehicles without any type of insurance coverage, which is placing other road users at risk. This is particularly risky for other two-wheelers, cyclists, and pedestrians who don’t have protection. This data has been released by the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority (IRDA). This lack of…

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