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Helmets recalled for safety

Is your helmet safe? The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has this year issued four helmet safety recalls, the first since 1978. None of the helmets seems to comply with Australian standards or as stated in the ACCC recall, “do not meet performance requirements that are outlined in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS1698:2006”. So …

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Political views on bikers

As we head to the polls with the verdict at unbackable odds, it’s interesting for riders to check out the parties‘ views on motorcycles. Labor’s Infrastructure and Transport Minister, Anthony Albanese, has been an advocate of two wheels as a solution, not a problem ever since he travelled through Europe and noticed the “cities are …

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