In North Carolina, riding motorcycles during the spring is almost like an annual ritual. Yes, winter in this region is shorter than winter in other parts of the country, but it is no less welcome when it comes. Nevertheless, there appears to be an annual adjustment period for drivers, as they likely had not shared the road with motorcycles during the winter months.
Perhaps this is why May is motorcycle safety month. As we head towards the unofficial start of summer (Memorial Day weekend) there are several tips that motorcycle riders should follow. This post will highlight them.