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5 Tips for Being Safe on the Water

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As the owner or operator of a watercraft, you are legally liable for a variety of delicate responsibilities– in some ways it is similar to a road vehicle, but it is extremely different in others. Whether you enjoy your time on Alberta lakes, off the Pacific coast or somewhere more exotic: many of the same conditions apply! Keep reading for Martin G Schulz’s top five tips for being safe on…
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WHAT TO DO If You’ve Gotten in a Bike Accident

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Just as with a motor vehicle, the operator of a bicycle has several responsibilities after an accident. Whether the accident included another party or not, your first priority is to see if you are okay! Once this is done, proceed to the steps summarized below by Martin G Schulz and Associates. Remember: this is only a guideline, verify all local laws and safety regulations before you set out on your…
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HOW TO: What Car Drivers Can Do to Avoid Motorcycle-Car Accidents

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Both vehicles are “street legal,” but it is easy to see that there is a huge difference between motorcycles and cars. While motorcycles are involved with more accidents and fatalities overall, over half of such incidents involve contact with a car. One driver is encased in safety and the other is exposed to the elements– even with full safety gear, motorcycle operators are always at greater risk. If you are…
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Motorcycle Accident Prevention: 4 Tips for Being Safe on the Road

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From insurance to safety equipment, motorcycle operators know they have specialized needs and most are happy to pay for the privilege. When it comes to an accident or injury on the road, the best thing a motorcyclist can do is be as safe as possible all of the time. Adhering to regulations will avoid the aforementioned insurance complications, as well as legal consequences. Keep reading the top four tips for…
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Cell Phone Use and Motor Vehicle Accidents

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Distracted driving is one of the top causes of motor vehicle accidents and cell phones are a huge part of that equation. We’ve known for a long time that cell phone use behind the dangerous, yet it’s a problem that continues to grow as more drivers hit the roads with their phones. Keep reading to learn more about the risks and consequences of distracted driving. By the numbers It’s not…
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