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Offline Yorkie

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Watch your mirrors
« on: February 01, 2020, 10:17:23 PM »
Brian 0418937173
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So at what age does this "old enough to know better" kick in?
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Re: Watch your mirrors
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2020, 11:55:55 AM »
The best evidence in support of full safety/protective clothing when riding.

The question is how to get this message to those in shorts and thongs/jandles.

There should be a condition in insurance policies to only cover those with protective clothing. Ignorance is one thing but defiance should not be rewarded.

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Re: Watch your mirrors
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2020, 12:25:28 PM »
There are already too many reasons Insurance Companies will try to wriggle out of paying out.
The lack of "Protective clothing" shouldn't be one of them...well, that's my humble opinion anyhow...after all, they are covering the "bike", not the rider...

You're only required, by law, to wear a helmet... :thumb

« Last Edit: February 03, 2020, 12:31:11 PM by ruSTynutz »

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