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Motorcycle Safety

Motorcycle Safety - South Dakota Rides. South Dakota Office of Highway Safety
When you get on your bike, you might not think about getting into an accident. But you should always think about motorcycle safety.

In 2010, 27 people were killed in motorcycle-related accidents in South Dakota, and 569 riders were injured. Many of these crashes involved excessive speed, alcohol or a lack of training and safety gear.

In South Dakota, we’re passionate about the safety of the drivers and riders on our roadways. While we want you to enjoy the scenic views and twisting highways, we also want you to return home to your family. South Dakota offers various motorcycle safety classes for all skill levels, in addition to safety FAQs on how you can ride alive.


Rider Safety Tips

There are two types of bikers: the ones who’ve crashed, and the ones who could. Make sure you’re prepared and protected every time with these Rider Safety Tips.


Motorcycle Inspection Tips

A safe ride starts with your bike. Keep your motorcycle in top condition with this T-CLOCS Safety Inspection List.

South Dakota Rides - Motorcycle Safety. Wear a helmet on every ride. South Dakota Office of Highway Safety.