Stay Safe While Having Fun: Motorsports Safety Tips

Stay Safe While Having Fun: Motorsports Safety Tips

Driving recreation vehicles such as ATVs and jet skis can be a ton of fun. The thrill of racing or simply hitting jumps or hitting high speeds can give you an adrenaline rush that few other activities provide. However, there are some risks involved with driving recreational vehicles.

Whenever you are driving a vehicle of any kind there’s a risk of accidents. An accident can result in property damage, injuries and worse if you are not careful. The following are a few motorsports safety tips that you should make sure you adhere to:

Jet Skis
When riding a jet ski, you should always wear a life jacket. Whatever you do, don’t ride your jet ski at night, no matter how experienced you may be. Always be aware of your surroundings. This means that you should not speed in the wake zone and be on the lookout for other watercraft, such as boats, paddle boats, canoes and individuals who are swimming.

ATVs
Always wear protective equipment such as thick pants, boots, gloves and a helmet. Only drive your ATV during the day and don’t carry any passengers on the back. Make sure to take a training course so that you know how to properly operate an ATV. Make sure that you slow down when going over hills or taking sharp turns, and never ride on paved roads.

Follow these motorsports safety tips and consider purchasing insurance by contacting us at 732-280-2800 or ccw@ccwinsurance.com today!

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