Motorcycles can be a lot of fun and in today’s economy they are also cheaper on gas. But with riding a motorcycle comes responsibility, too. When motorcycles first became popular with the military there were 1500 deaths per year in the 50’s and 60’s. That is a number that has decreased, thank goodness, due to safety precautions that have been implemented since. With the correct biker apparel and following the rules, you should have a ball on your bike. For more on motorcycle safety read this DVIDS article.