Motorcycle Safety: Lane Splitting and Lane Filtering

“Before you turn, take a longer look.” One of the most frequent and potentially dangerous situations to encounter on your motorcycle is when a car turns left, crossing your lane and coming directly into your path. Same goes for lane filtering / lane splitting, legal in only California out of the whole United States.  This video campaign features Bron Sorensen, racer and mother, as a voice for all motorcyclists… reminding you that we’re all people, who are loved and needed by others. Pay attention, folks. Pass the video on to your friends who don’t ride.

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Watch ‘Motorcycle Lane Filtering — Why It Should Be Legal — Maurice Blackburn Lawyers — Stop SMIDSY’ on youtube.

(Found through “10 Common Motorcycle Accidents and How to Avoid Them” the RideApart, which you should definitely check out.)

Posted on August 13, 2013 in MotoLadies, News & Features by