Motorcycle Safety

Motorcycle Safety

Motorcycle Helmet Rating

 

To help you select the safest and most comfortable helmets, please visit Safer Motorcycle Helmets which features the following information:

  • Helmets are assessed for ventilation and noise level.
  • Helmet crash effectiveness tested.
  • Suggestions for fitting a helmet correctly.

Resources:

Getting your motorcycle licence brochure (618KB)
Safer motorcycle helmets (259KB)
Motorcycle Anti-lock Braking System (331KB)

Other useful related links include:

 Previous Breakfast Torque Information (Motorcycle Safety Events)

Vintage bikes   Breakfast Torque Bikes

The crash simulation in action   Crowd watching the crash simulation

Breakfast Torque is organised by a team passionate about motorcycle safety. The Local Government project involves team supporters and volunteers.

Sutherland Shire Council, Kogarah City Council and Rockdale City Council have been recognised for their efforts in helping coordinate the local motorcycle safety event, Breakfast Torque. This innovative event has been addressing the issues facing local motorcyclists since 2004. This project was presented with a 'Highly Commended Award for Excellence in Road Safety' from the IPWEA (Institute of Public Works Engineers, Australia) Local Government NSW Division, at an Awards Ceremony held by the Institute on Monday 17 May, 2010.

Read more about Motorcycle Awareness Week.