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Hire bike hell...

Hire bike hell…

11 Apr 2024

Twelve months ago, I was filtering between lanes two and three on the M25. A van just pulled out from lane three into two and took me out.

Surf's up

Surf’s up

04 Apr 2024

I was taking my bike in for a service. On the way I ended up behind a VW campervan which appeared to have everything including the kitchen sink inside it, and two surfboards tied on top (subsequently I found out they were heading on a camping/surfing trip).

IAM Instructor Vs Lorry – who was at fault?

IAM Instructor Vs Lorry – who was at fault?

28 Mar 2024

I am an IAM instructor and have also done my ROSPA gold so I know how to ride and have great observational skills, even if I do say so myself.

The Crash That's NOT ALWAYS Your Fault

The Crash That’s NOT ALWAYS Your Fault

26 Mar 2024

It’s a commonly held but actually incorrect belief that a rear-end shunt is the fault of the second driver.

They say I was speeding - I wasn't

They say I was speeding – I wasn’t

21 Mar 2024

A car pulled across me and I hit it side-on. They say I was speeding – I wasn’t

Should motorcycles be allowed in bus lanes as standard across the country?

Should motorcycles be allowed in bus lanes as standard across the country?

20 Mar 2024

That’s the question that is at the heart of a new Government consultation which began on Sunday.

‘Bicycle’ loophole?

‘Bicycle’ loophole?

14 Mar 2024

I have recently been stopped by the Met Police and offered a fixed penalty offer of three points and a fine for stopping in an ‘Advanced Stop Line’ box on my ‘motor bicycle’ in London.

A right old mess

A right old mess

07 Mar 2024

If you crash on debris, dirt, or even a big splat of cow dung, do you have a claim? And who is to blame?

Speeding in Spain

Speeding in Spain

29 Feb 2024

I’m a police officer and have been on the job for nearly ten years. I’ve got a mate who’s been in six months longer than me and he has just been re-vetted.

Poor signage by the council played a part in my collision. Do I have a claim?

Poor signage by the council played a part in my collision. Do I have a claim?

22 Feb 2024

I was riding along a very minor C-class country road. The road itself was quite challenging: it had a series of sharp bends on a steep descent with a very pronounced camber.

Disability and Accident Compensation Dilemma

Disability and Accident Compensation Dilemma

15 Feb 2024

My wife has always hankered after a motorbike after riding pillion on an old flame’s bike back in the day.

On Air: The Truth About...

On Air: The Truth About…

It’s here – it’s the launch day of the new video series by White Dalton Motorcycle Solicitors.

Biker Club's Costly GoPro Fiasco

Biker Club’s Costly GoPro Fiasco

08 Feb 2024

Despite living in a tiny village, we have a huge concentration of bikers. We started a club about 15 years ago and we’ve got around 15-20 ‘oldies’ and about 10 ‘young ‘uns’.

Listening to Music

Listening to Music

01 Feb 2024

Is it legal to listen to music while you ride? Will you fall foul of the law if you wear AirPods inside your helmet?

A bit too speedy

A bit too speedy

25 Jan 2024

Going too fast won’t work in your favour in court, but it doesn’t mean your case will be automatically dismissed.

Winning at Trial?

Winning at Trial?

18 Jan 2024

Beware of hire bikes… they are not always the golden ticket you might think them to be

Crash, Chips, and a Faulty Fix

Crash, Chips, and a Faulty Fix

11 Jan 2024

I have an old Honda Gold Wing GL1500 that I have owned for the past 20-odd years. It is a big old bus, but I love it and do all the work on it myself, predominantly because I don’t trust anyone else.

Headcams and the Law

Headcams and the Law

04 Jan 2024

If you film your riding with a head cam, know that it can be used against you if you’re doing something naughty.

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