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STATE SAFETY OFFICE

HEADQUARTERS, NEW YORK ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
330 OLD NISKAYUNA ROAD
LATHAM, NY 12110-2224

Safety Message 19-08

May is Motorcycle Safety Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness month. Riders have already taken advantage of the warmer weather and been out on rides. As always, the NYARNG Safety Office is prepared to support safe riding practices for Soldiers around the state. The link below will take you to the Safety Office’s Motorcycle Safety page. There you will find information on available safety training courses, operator courses, and information on safety checks for your motorcycle:
https://dmna.ny.gov/safety/?id=cycle

Throughout Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the National Safety Council (NSC) encourages motorists to share the road with motorcyclists and be extra alert when they are nearby. NSC's tips include:

Visit the NSC’s website for more motorcycle safety information:
https://www.nsc.org/road-safety/safety-topics/motorcycle-safety

Safely enjoying your motorcycle is the goal. Leaders should be aware of Soldiers in their formations who are riders. Units should provide motorcycle safety briefings in order to continue to bring awareness to the dangers inherent to riding. FY19 fatalities are seven, let’s do our part to help eliminate them.

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