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Extra Accessories for riding your Motorcycle safely
by: Karen Nodalo
If you engage too much in your riding your motorcycles, I bet you would also spend too much for your riding accessories. Those who spend many years driving their motorcycles have proven these equipments, gears and accessories to be very helpful. Aside from the common accessories like helmets and foot gear, you will also need a couple of survival outfit and equipments for which some consider as optional but I guess these would be pretty helpful in one way or the other.
Some motorcyclists use earplugs. This will save your ears from the excessive noise and disturbance on the streets. Imagine if you are in a heavy traffic stuck for about a couple of hours, think of how much noise you will encounter. All those horns, engine revolutions and car beeps are very painful and throbbing to the ears. With the use of the earplugs, you will get a hassle-free feeling and noise-free traveling.
You can bring along food and water containers when exposed on a sunny hot ride. You will definitely need these especially if you engage in long hours of traveling. What is five minutes of stopping to feed your thirst and stomach for a while?
You should bring a little face towel for wiping once in a while your sweat. Iím pretty sure you canít bear to drive with all your perspiration boiling down to your neck. Wiping your sweat will give you ease and comfort in riding.
When it comes to safety, you should bring along a first aid kit. You never know when these will be helpful so better be always ready. You can place the kit under the seat of your motorcycle. Iím quite sure you wonít bring a medical box so it will definitely fit in there.
You should bring your ID for references in case one commits an accident. IDís have been very helpful in most accidents. Those who have been involved in accidents are easily identified and their folks are quickly informed and notified. These infos are very helpful and make it easy to track down the personís personal infos for hospital purposes.
Carrying your cell phones is pretty helpful too. If you are going to a place which you are not familiar with, you can easily call a friend for instructions and information. If you are in a hurry for an urgent meeting or appointment, you can inform them immediately if you cannot come on time because you had a flat tire or you were unluckily caught under the heavy traffic.
Understanding these tips is very useful so we should not take these simple things for granted. You donít know when these circumstances will come your way. Thereís no better way to deal with it but simply just be prepared.

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About the author:

Karen Nodalo came across writing when she was about 11. The whole craze for writing started when she first wrote her diary during elementary years. After school, she would write in it first before doing homework. She finds it cool and until now she still keeps one.

Her passion for writing started and improved. She joined in the school publications and they made her the editor.

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