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Frequently asked questions on motorcycle safety.
Be seen, scan and plan, and keep your distance.
From November 2019, a new Australian Design Rule requires all new motorcycles sold in Australia to be fitted with an advanced braking system.
The wearing of approved standard helmets for all type of motorcyclists and their pillion passengers, including moped riders, is compulsory in Australia.
Before you make a decision, follow these tips on how to choose the right motorcycle for you.
Motorcycle Clothing Assessment Program (MotoCAP)
You need to have your motorcycle serviced regularly and use your owner’s manual to carry out safety checks before each journey.
Most rules that apply to motor vehicle drivers also apply to motorcyclists. However, some rules are specific to motorcyclists.
The Department of Transport, in conjunction with the Road Safety Commission, has produced a handy guide for all motorcycle riders.
Tips and techniques for motorcycle riders Ride safe handbook