3 Unexpected Hazards Motorcyclists Face

The agents of Access Insurance Services provide motorcycle insurance for riders who live in San Antonio, TX and the surrounding communities. They work diligently to keep their clients aware of hazards they may be confronted with while riding on Texas highways.

Grass Clippings on the Road

Homeowners who blow their grass clippings on the road when they mow their lawns. The grass can make the roadway slippery, causing a motorcyclist to lose control and crash their bike. Always be aware of the road conditions and if grass clippings are spotted, proceed with extreme caution.

Grooved Pavement in Construction Zones

Grooved pavement that is often found in construction zones can make it difficult to control the steering while riding a motorcycle. Signs are often present but if they are not and you are entering a construction zone, be aware!  Maintain a slow speed and try to find pavement that is smooth and easy to travel on.

Distracted Drivers

Distracted drivers are causing more and more accidents each year. Some statistics say that the most common age for distracted drivers is between 18 and 24 years of age. It is also estimated that most vehicle/motorcycle crashes that involve a fatality are caused by a distracted driver who is on their cellphone or who have taken their eyes off the road.

In San Antonio, TX, the agents of Access Insurance Services are always available to talk to their clients about their current motorcycle coverage and possible risks they may face when they go out for a ride. Don’t delay! Call and talk to an agent today to find out how you can travel safer and reduce your exposure to risks you may experience during your travels.