Category Archives for motorcycle law

Helmet

Do motorcyclists legally have to wear gear to ride?

We all know that motorcyclists safety gear is important. It can save your life. But do you actually have to wear gear to ride legally in Queensland? And can you get pulled over if you’re not wearing it? Read on to find out.Motorcyclist’s HelmetsLet’s start from the top: your head. Do you legally have to wear a helmet? […]

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4 myths about motorcycle road rules

4 myths about motorcycle road rules

There are many motorcycle misconceptions when it comes to road rules for motorcyclists. In some cases, people have been blatantly taught the wrong thing. In other cases, people haven’t caught on to the recent law changes. Breaking road rules can put your licence and safety at serious risk. Read on as we debunk 4 main road rule myths […]

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Queensland motorcycle licences: A simple breakdown

Queensland motorcycle licences: a simple breakdown

Motorcycle licences are complicated. There are different classes, restrictions and setbacks that can easily confuse a rider. Unfortunately, a lot of riders don’t properly understand what they’re allowed to do with their licence. That puts them at risk of breaking the law (and losing their licence) without even realising. We want to help riders understand their licences […]

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Pillion or side car passenger

5 rules for carrying motorcycle passengers

Whether you’re a motorcycle passenger or a rider , it is crucial that you both take care of your safety and ride within the law. Failing to do so can get you in trouble with the law or jeopardise your safety. Motorcycle Law is here to make sure you’re doing the right thing when it comes to […]

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motorcycle insurance

What motorcycle insurance do you actually need?

CTP, property, comprehensive… what’s the difference, and what do motorcyclists actually need?  Motorcycle Insurance Law is here to help you out.MAIN TYPES OF MOTORCYCLE INSURANCE There are three main types of insurance available to riders:Compulsory third party (CTP) insuranceProperty damage insurance (e.g. third party, fire and theft, enthusiast, dirt bike)Comprehensive insuranceOne covers third party injuries, one covers […]

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