Spring is in full swing, and that means more pedestrians, cyclists, animals and construction workers are taking to the roadway. If you are doing the same on a motorcycle and getting in those first glorious rides of the season, be on high alert for potential hazards for the safety of yourself and everyone sharing the road. It is no secret that motorcyclists are often on the losing end of collisions due to the lack of protection between them and the pavement, so to minimize your chances of a motorcycle accident, consider taking the following seasonal precautions.
Many young adults in Knoxville are not aware of how drinking and driving can affect their lives. There is nothing wrong with having a few drinks with your friends if you are of legal age. But it is not okay for you to drink and drive. Take some time to learn how a DUI can affect your future so you know what is at stake when you get behind the wheel.