The very important thing when riding motorcycle is to always check safety status. Checking your motorcycle regularly is very important as there are parts that could become the source of the accident. If parts are old and are not working properly then you would be in trouble. It is better not to use it. There are also the outside factors that should be considered so that accidents could be avoided. When you are following an automobile then you should keep your distance. They may suddenly back up.
When you have a distance then you could also have a certain gap still when there is a sudden stop. You can also make your stop without hitting them. It is very important also that you maintain a distance where they can see you. In the case of trucks, avoid them as they might not notice. For your safety, you must also wear all the riding gear so that you would be safer as compared to not having it.
Follow one of the basic and important advice of not drinking when riding in a motorcycle and an automobile if you are the driver. You will be near trouble. Always keep in mind that when you are on the road, drivers may not notice you so you have to let them know your presence. Position yourself on the side that they could easily notice you. Also, be careful with pedestrians as it could be the source of an accident when you try to avoid them and you have an accident as a result.