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Motorcycle Accidents

It is a joy to own a motorcycle. Few other forms of transportation offer such a fun and thrilling experience for drivers. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents do happen. In 2009, there were approximately 40 deaths attributed to motorcycle accidents.

In 2016, over 5,000 people lost their lives in motorcycle related accidents,which is a significant increase from 2015.  Below is a chart of deaths from motorcycle related accidents from 2007-2016.

Motorcyclist Fatalities And Fatality Rates, 2007-2016

Year

Fatalities

Registered
motorcycles

Fatality rate per
100,000 registered
motorcycles

Vehicle miles
traveled
(millions)

Fatality rate per
100 million vehicle
miles traveled

2007

5,174

7,138,476

72.48

21,396

24.18

2008

5,312

7,752,926

68.52

20,811

25.52

2009

4,469

7,929,724

56.36

20,822

21.46

2010

4,518

8,009,503

56.41

18,513

24.40

2011

4,630

8,437,502

54.87

18,542

24.97

2012

4,986

8,454,939

58.97

21,385

23.32

2013

4,692

8,404,687

55.83

20,366

23.04

2014

4,594

8,417,718

54.58

19,970

23.00

2015

5,029

8,600,936

58.47

19,606

25.65

2016

5,286

8,679,380

60.90

20,445

25.85

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; Federal Highway Administration. Retrieved from (https://www.iii.org/fact-statistic/facts-statistics-motorcycle-crashes)

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