For many of us, springtime in Iowa means getting out and about. Whether you’re in a passenger vehicle, commercial truck, motorcycle, bicycle, farm implement, or simply out for a walk, we all need to be aware of other road users and safely share the space.
Here are a few key considerations.
Since it is Motorcycle Safety Month, here’s a video with some great tips for sharing the road with motorcycles - https://youtu.be/Jj4NvsvI3is
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In Iowa in 2022, there have been 104 deaths in traffic crashes. That’s an increase of since last Friday. To see statistics published daily by the Office of Driver Services, go to the daily fatality report at https://www.iowadot.gov/mvd/stats/daily.pdf