Injuries to motorcyclists are out of proportion to their presence on our roads. Motorcyclists are just 1% of total road traffic, but account for 19% of all road user deaths. We always ensure we teach our pupils motorcycle safety, many of our Blackpool driving instructors ride motorcycles and can advise you further on safety and awareness. Here is the latest video by DOE Road Safety “Bike Aware” Motorcyclist safety campaign… Here are a few simple ways of avoiding crashes with motorcyclists: THINK! take longer to look for bikes: Look carefully for motorbikes when you pull out at a junction.