Andrew Dalton

Motorcycle accident on camera

Motorcycle accident on camera

10 Dec 2020

I was involved in a fairly minor off when a driver failed to give way. Speed has been alleged against me. I have an action camera which shows I was not speeding.

Hit & Run

Hit & Run

03 Dec 2020

There are those without morals who’ll knock your parked bike over and do a runner, but they’re not always guaranteed to get away with it.

Bike blocked in by neighbour's car

Bike blocked in by neighbour’s car

26 Nov 2020

I park my bike in my back garden, to which I get access through what I call a ‘snicket’; a shared passage between two terraced houses which I have shared for years with my elderly widowed neighbour.

Animals on the Trail

Animals on the Trail

19 Nov 2020

After an ABR reader hits a dog while riding, Andrew Dalton explains why his insurance company should not pay out

Will riding my motorcycle or driving my car in lockdown invalidate my insurance?

Will riding my motorcycle or driving my car in lockdown invalidate my insurance?

13 Nov 2020

No. I do not practice in Scotland or Northern Ireland and the law in those jurisdictions is different so I limit what I say to England and Wales.

Sideswipe motorcycle accidents

Sideswipe motorcycle accidents

05 Nov 2020

The absent-minded sideswipe of a motorcyclist overtaking a slow-moving car is among the most frequent of accidents we deal with.

Insurance: and the bad news is

Insurance: and the bad news is

29 Oct 2020

In these days of comparison websites and superficially internet savvy consumers I have noticed a very unpleasant pattern in comprehensive insurance claims, and you, as a wise Bike reader need to tread carefully…

Rough Roads

Rough Roads

22 Oct 2020

We all hope the roads we ride are safe and sound for our two-wheeled escapades, but what happens if you crash on a surface you consider sub-standard?

Will my son lose his licence?

Will my son lose his licence?

15 Oct 2020

My son, who has not long gained his A2 licence, was pulled over for speeding by the police, at 38mph in a 30mph zone.

Cancelled Biking Holiday

Cancelled Biking Holiday

24 Sep 2020

If you had a biking holiday planned in Europe, or indeed anywhere else in 2020 but you find yourself stranded at home, can you demand refunds for deposits paid or tickets booked?

Can I claim for increased premiums?

Can I claim for increased premiums?

06 Aug 2020

I have been involved in two no—fault collisions, both rear-enders and there was absolutely nothing I could do about either of them.

Tough Call

Tough Call

30 Jul 2020

We all want the best outcome in court, but judgment can just as easily go against you.

To clear your name, or not to?

To clear your name, or not to?

23 Jul 2020

The choice of a speed awareness course is only offered if your speed is naughty rather than shocking: the formula is the speed limit plus ten per cent, plus 9mph as the upper level.

Buying insurance? Be on your guard

Buying insurance? Be on your guard

16 Jul 2020

If your bike is stolen you are likely to end up hating two groups of people; the thieves who stole it and the insurers who will make you feel more criminal than the actual thief. The run around is this…

I did a runner from scooter scrotes

I did a runner from scooter scrotes

09 Jul 2020

Perhaps luckily for me, experience from two tours of Afghanistan helped me notice a youth with a hoodie pulled up over his face and wearing gloves, pressing a pedestrian-controlled light in London.

If I get a speeding ticket can I represent myself?

If I get a speeding ticket can I represent myself?

02 Jul 2020

Before you make a decision whether or not to represent yourself check out the publicly available Magistrates Court Guidelines, because it may surprise you to know that 45mph in a 30mph zone can get you a 28-day ban. Also know that, if this is your first trip to the beaks, you can make things a […]

Is an on-board camera a good idea?

Is an on-board camera a good idea?

25 Jun 2020

Your on-board camera can just as easily get you into trouble as it can absolve you of any wrong doing, so is it worth using one whilst riding?

Wheelie good fun

Wheelie good fun

04 Jun 2020

Do wheelies have any place on UK roads? Andrew Dalton explains the laws position

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White Dalton Motorcycle Solicitors are Britain’s most specialist motorbike accident compensation claims solicitors, dealing with all legal aspects of motorcycle accident compensation claims.

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