How often do motorcycle accidents result in serious injury or death?
Studies show that almost 80% of the motorcycle accidents that occur result in injury that requires medical treatment or result in death. Moreover, half a million motorcycle accidents occur ever year in the United States, many of these in Missouri and Kansas and right here in Kansas City, Missouri. The most common injury is head injury, including brain spinal cord injury. The most important piece of equipment to protect against traumatic brian injury is a DOT certified helmet.