Riding a motorbike can be enjoyable, however it’s important to follow advice to ensure that you stay safe on the roads.

Lots of people choose to ride motorbikes and mopeds, particularly in cities and areas where parking is difficult. It’s important to read safety advice and make sure that you keep yourself and others safe on the roads.

Wear the right kit

If you come off your motorbike, tarmac will shred your clothing in seconds, so it’s important to wear appropriate clothing, such as:

There’s no law about wearing other protective clothing, but specialised motorbike gear is highly recommended – it could save your life.

Advice for vehicle drivers

As a driver you can help keep motorcyclists safe if you:

Advice for motorcyclists

You can help keep yourself safe on your bike by:

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