National Highway Traffic Safety Authority (NHTSA) statistic shows that the overall U.S. motorcycle accident rate is two times higher than that for automobiles per million miles driven. 78% of motorcycle crashes result in injuries, and 4% are fatal. Around one-third of non-fatal motorcycle, injuries affect riders’ legs and feet. In other words, protecting your knees and ankles is a good idea.
You can easily prevent serious injuries to your legs and feet caused by a motorcycle crash by wearing knee and ankle protection. You may think that this safety gear is intended solely for racers, but we have a few good arguments to change your opinion. In our article available at the link below, we’ll talk about the reasons for you to wear motorcycle knee and ankle protection.