Playing it Safe…But not too Safe

used motorcycle saftyIf you have been shopping for used motorcycles in Florida, some of the first things you should consider are protective clothing and gear. While you want protective clothing and gear that will look good, it is much more important for it to keep your body safe. Described below are some useful tips to help you choose what to buy.

First of all, make sure you buy a full set of cycling gear and clothes. This includes a helmet, gloves, boots, jacket, pants and glasses. You do not want to risk any part of your body becoming injured should you get in an accident. Each piece of clothing and gear work together to protect your entire body.

Be sure to choose a helmet that fits snugly on your head. There are many different types of helmets for you to choose among; however, be sure to pick one that covers your entire head and has a plastic visor to help protect your eyes from debris.

Since it can be difficult for drivers to see cyclists at night, remember to shop for reflective gear. Reflective strips or vests are essential, especially when riding at night. In fact, studies have shown that reflective gear can reduce the risk of motorcycle accidents by almost 40 percent!

Finally, leather clothing is a good choice because of its durability and warmth. Leather is also highly resistant to tearing, which helps protect your body. would like all of our customers to be sure to practice wearing the right safty equipment when riding their salvage or used bikes.