Motorcycle Accidents: The Five Leading Causes

September 20, 2017

Motorcyclists are often extremely passionate about their bikes and the accompanying lifestyle. And while there are certainly many avid car lovers in the US too, the motorcycle enthusiast is undeniably...

Scooter Commuters: Tips to Stay Safe in Traffic

September 18, 2017

Although there are thousands of scooter commuters and enthusiasts in the US today, traditional motorists are often challenged to see them on the road, and may even be persnickety about...

Danger on the Road: Why Motorcyclists Are So Often Overlooked

September 8, 2017

Considering how popular the motorcycle is today, it seems like motorists would be more inclined to see them on the road. Not only are lone enthusiasts increasing in numbers, but...

National Safety Council Survey Examines Driver Concerns & Reported Behavior

September 7, 2017

Can you remember the last time you went an entire day—or more—without driving? Unless you live in a metropolis like New York City, it’s probably hard to think of a...

Motion Induced Blindness May Impair Drivers

August 25, 2017

Whether you prefer to drive a car or a motorcycle, you may have some traffic frustrations regarding the other. Motorists often become annoyed with motorcycles, sometimes perceiving them as being...

Motorcyclists: Defensive Driving is More Important Than Ever!

May 18, 2017

If you are or know an avid motorcycle enthusiast, there is usually at least one ‘accident story’—and often, it’s a terrifying one. Riding a motorcycle offers numerous benefits, from greater...

KTM Motorcycle Recall

November 4, 2016

As advocates of motorcycle safety, we encourage anyone riding on a motorcycle to take all proper precautions to avoid the risk of serious injury. This includes going above and beyond...

Heintz & Becker Motorcycle Safety Series Part 23: Helmet and Accessory Recalls

August 19, 2016

We dealt with the important issue of motorcycle recalls in our most recent motorcycle safety post, but those are not the only type of recall that motorcycle owners need to...

Motorcycle Safety Series Part 22: Important Recall Reminder

August 12, 2016

While newspapers, television and online news services frequently provide up to the minute recall advisories for cars and trucks, that same level of coverage is just not provided when it...

Can You Help Identify Local Hit-and-Run Driver?

December 1, 2015

Hit-and-Run Driver in Bradenton Heintz & Becker is trying to use the power of social media to help authorities find the vehicle - thought to be 1997 or 1998 red...

Motorcycle Safety Series Part 21: Deaf and Hard of Hearing Riders

November 6, 2015

Dr. Mike Tuccelli, a former University of Florida professor of American Sign Language has been profoundly deaf since birth, but his lack of hearing has not stopped him from being...

Motorcyclist Killed in Brandon – FHP Asks for Help to Locate Driver of Chevy Equinox

October 7, 2015

Heintz & Becker is reaching out to its readers to try to help the Florida Highway Patrol in its search for the driver of a 2011 Chevrolet Equinox who caused...