Virginia is beautiful. The varied parts of the state offer different sceneries that anyone can enjoy. In one day you can travel from the beach to the mountains. Motorcyclists especially love traveling through Virginia as the spring and summer temperature begin making way. Below are motorcycle safety tips from the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV):
•Motorcycle Helmet Laws
Each state has different motorcycle helmet requirements. Learn about the specific motorcycle helmet laws in your state.
•Motorcycle Safety Course
Motorcycle safety courses not only teach valuable riding skills—you might be able to waive your motorcycle license skills exam by completing a course.
•Tips for a Safe Ride
General information & tips on how to ride your motorcycle safely.
•Safe Ways to Practice Motorcycle Braking
Braking is an extremely important part of safe motorcycle riding. Here are some tips to practice braking on your bike safely.
•Motorcycles and Weather Conditions
Find out how the weather can drastically alter how your motorcycle handles.
•How To Ride In Heavy Traffic
Heavy traffic worrisome when on a bike? Learn how to handle it with confidence.
•A Word About Passengers
Would you like to tow a passenger on your bike? Find out how to do so safely with our rider's guide.
•Group Riding: Safety in Numbers
Helpful tips & insights on how riding in numbers increases your visibility to other motorists.
Ready to hit the open road? Check our DMV Guide guide to motorcycle touring first.
•Transporting Your Motorcycle
Need to get your bike across the country or just across town?. Learn about transporting your bike.
•Avoiding Dehydration While Riding
Motorcycle riders are at a higher risk for dehydration than other drivers. Learn how to prevent dehydration while on your bike.