Courtesy of: Progressive Insurance
Summer is almost here and that means riders are eager to get back on the road. Before you raise your kick-stand this holiday weekend, Progressive Insurance wants to remind you how important it is to be safe this upcoming weekend. Based on Progressive Insurance data from 2011-2013, the average number of claims during Memorial Day weekend is 43% higher than the rest of the year. On top of that, the number of motorcycle thefts per day, on average, is 64% higher than the rest of the year, with Honda, Harley-Davidson, Kawasaki, and Suzuki being the makes most frequently stolen.
When taking a motorcycle ride, it’s important for all riders to be properly protected. To make sure you’re covered heading into the holiday weekend, here are a few tips Progressive wants you to keep in mind:
Ride safe and have a wonderful Memorial Day.