Articles

White Dalton Motorcycle Solicitors have been writing for various motorcycle magazines for a number of years, bringing our specialism in everything to do with the law and motorbikes to the public.

We are putting together a database of articles that may assist you and will hopefully be of interest. The current database of articles can be found on our blog or by clicking on the magazine covers below.

All articles are reproduced here with kind permission from the respective magazine.

If he had a blow-out and then knocked me off, can I claim?

If he had a blow-out and then knocked me off, can I claim?

23 Jun 2022

I was involved in a side swipe on the motorway. I was in lane two, my speed set by cruise control to 70 mph.

GB Stickers & Brexit

GB Stickers & Brexit

16 Jun 2022

Do you need to replace the GB sticker on your bike with one that says ‘UK’ the next time you venture to Europe?

Is pushing a motorcycle in a pedestrian area an offence?

Is pushing a motorcycle in a pedestrian area an offence?

09 Jun 2022

I have been ticketed for getting off my motorcycle and pushing it through a pedestrianised area.

What the roads can do to you

What the roads can do to you

06 Jun 2022

What if something goes wrong when you are riding out on the road? Where do you stand legally?

Collision Course

Collision Course

02 Jun 2022

When bikes hit tractors, the former very rarely wins. Choose your road positioning carefully.

SMIDSY: it's evolution not ignorance

SMIDSY: it’s evolution not ignorance

26 May 2022

If you are lucky you will not have had that heart stopping moment when a car moves into your path from behind apparently optional “give way” lines.

Do I have to pay for a hire bike I didn't even want?

Do I have to pay for a hire bike I didn’t even want?

19 May 2022

I was knocked off my bike at a roundabout, whilst stationary in the summer of 2019.

Satnav Distraction

Satnav Distraction

12 May 2022

I live in east London. As I had a meeting in central, I decided to take my BMW G 310 R. Approximately 30 minutes later I was lying on a stretcher in the back of an ambulance.

SORN'd the wrong bike

SORN’d the wrong bike

05 May 2022

We are very fortunate and both I and my wife have a bike each in the garage. I’ve got a ZZR1400 and she has a ZZR600. Anyway, last winter I made a Statutory Off Road Notice (SORN) declaration for both bikes.

Brotherly Love

Brotherly Love

28 Apr 2022

It’s never a good idea to lie to the police, especially at the price of your own kin.

Dark visors, eye safety and the law

Dark visors, eye safety and the law

21 Apr 2022

The eye is the human’s primary sensory organ and it is uniquely vulnerable when it comes to riding motorcycles – a wasp hitting your eyeball at 40mph is a deeply unpleasant and potentially dangerous experience.

Sack of potatoes

Sack of potatoes

14 Apr 2022

I have had a freaky accident. My Mum lives in a bungalow in a tiny hamlet. I swung round to visit her on my Honda CBF125.

Subrogated claim

Subrogated claim

07 Apr 2022

I work as Head of Communications at a huge PLC. As part of the payment package, I get health insurance with one of the big boys.

What the 'new' Highway Code means to us...

What the ‘new’ Highway Code means to us…

31 Mar 2022

People have worked themselves up into a state of self-righteous fury about the new rights accorded to, in particular cyclists. The changes also incorporate we motorcyclists, pedestrians, and equestrians. So, do they make a difference?

Washed out

Washed out

24 Mar 2022

Last summer I insured my Honda NC700. As I was pretty skint, I decided to do it online.

Mud Slide

Mud Slide

17 Mar 2022

What legal recourse do you have if you injure yourself, or damage your bike, after sliding on mud left in the road?

My Irish cousin used my bike. Police say he had no insurance. What can I do?

My Irish cousin used my bike. Police say he had no insurance. What can I do?

10 Mar 2022

I lent my spare bike – a tough old Fazer 1000 winter hack – to my cousin who came over from Ireland in May.

Keep it real

Keep it real

03 Mar 2022

It’s easy to get tricked into saying or writing something you shouldn’t after an accident honesty and diligence are the order of the day.

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