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  • CTP – Third Party Injury Claims against motorcycle riders.

    CTP – Third Party Injury Claims against motorcycle riders.

    • 38% of claims are made by our own pillion passengers. • 18% of claims are made by other motorcycle riders we run into. • 16% of claims are made by pedestrians we hit. • 16% of claims are made by drivers of cars we hit. • 6% of claims are made by the passengers […]

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  • So you think you are a good rider because you have a “full licence”

    So you think you are a good rider because you have a “full licence”

    “For the 5 most common errors, it was found that full driving licence holders made more errors than probationary licence holders.” Research from Monash University in Victoria demonstrates just how many little mistakes we make on an average trip (presented at the 2010 Australasian Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference*).  It is human nature […]

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  • Useful Numbers

    Useful Numbers

    Some Boring Statistics – boring maybe but very important to the policy makers. There will be a lot of public attention on motorcycles in NSW soon with the upcoming protest ride about CTP and the current Staysafe Committee inquiry. So here are a few stats to help you discuss the realities of riding your motorbike. […]

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  • Can your MP help?

    Can your MP help?

    STRA NSW have asked all MPs in NSW to pressure the Govt to provide riders and pillions with education on selecting the most appropriate protective clothing. There is a lot of excellent gear available but we have to rely on the sales pitch from each supplier and a bit of our own hard experience (ouch) […]

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  • NSW Staysafe Committee

    NSW Staysafe Committee

    The NSW Staysafe Committee decided: “That the Committee inquire into and report on vulnerable road users, specifically motorcycle and bicycle safety, with particular reference to: a) patterns of motorcycle and bicycle usage in New South Wales; b) short and long term trends in motorcycle and bicycle injuries and fatalities across a range of settings, including […]

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