The largest number of our community use motorcycles as the easiest means of transport to go to work, school and other developmental errands.
If you are going anywhere, and using a motorcycle, one of the most essential and safer things you need to do is make sure you are wearing a helmet appropriately.
It has been observed that most people use bike helmets in a wrong and terrible way.
You need to understand that wearing and usage of helmets is not for the government’s law or preventing yourself from traffic police. A helmet makes you safer when you get knocked off…in case of an accident.
Wearing a helmet is the distinct most effective way of reducing head injuries.
Motorcycle passengers who do not wear helmets are at a much higher risk of sustaining head injuries and dying from any slight accident.
It is your personal responsibility to make sure the helmet fits properly and you need to wear it right away as you seat on a motorcycle.
Helmet reduce risks of serious head injury and saves your life.
It is one thing to wear a helmet but it’s another thing to wear it lock it and ensure it’s tightened.
Unlocked helmet falls off before you even hit the group, when you involve in an accident.
In most times, we ride with strangers or riders you don’t know; it’s your duty to be responsible for your own security.
Issue of cellphone
Using a cell phone while on motorcycle makes you blind to the external state; you should pay attention to the traffic situation so as to anticipate what might happen.
Your personal input in securing your life by suitable use of helmets, doing away with cellphone, regulating your speed and preventing bad maneuvers, among others, will make your life safe.
The Express News