Motorcycle Accidents Blog

OPP Reminds Riders and Drivers to be Cautious During Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, a time for motorcycle riders and drivers to learn more about the risks for motorcycle crashes and how to stay safe. The Ontario Provincial Police are telling bikers and drivers to keep an eye out for each other on the road. Unfortunately, Ontario motorcycle crashes have increased in recent... Read More

Motorcyclist in Hospital Following Thursday Afternoon Crash on Tecumseh Road

Windsor Police had to close a section of Tecumseh Road East on Thursday after a motorcyclist was injured in a crash. The crash happened at the intersection with Kildare Road. The police closed a section of Kildare Road between Lens Avenue and Seneca. Tecumseh Road was also closed between Durham Place and Chilver Road. The... Read More

Stretch of Riverside Drive West Has Been Reopened After Accident

Riverside Drive West between Crawford Avenue and Elm Street was opened a little after 7 a.m. yesterday morning. This stretch of road had been closed because of a collision involving a car and a motorcycle. The motorcycle rider and another person involved in the crash were hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. Anyone who witnessed the crash... Read More

Motorcycle Crash in South Walkerville Causes Critical Injuries

There was another near-fatal motorcycle crash over the weekend. On Friday night, a motorcycle rider was critically injured in a crash in South Walkerville. The rider was still in hospital on Monday in intensive care. Windsor police responded to the two-vehicle crash that happened at Kildare Road and Somme Avenue around 8:30 p.m. The motorcycle... Read More

Two Motorcyclists Injured in Thursday Crashes in Windsor

There were two more motorcycle crashes in Windsor on Thursday, one of which caused life-threatening injuries. The first crash happened at 2:16 in the morning at Sandwich Street and Rosedale. This was a single-vehicle accident, and the driver was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries. Sandwich Street West had to be closed both ways in... Read More

OPP Says Dramatic Increase in Ontario Motorcycle Deaths

In advance of the long holiday weekend, police issued a strong message to motorcyclists about making safety a priority. The Ontario Provincial Police West Region stated that the number of motorcycle-related deaths in 2022 has nearly doubled compared to last year. On average, the OPP reports seven deaths from motorcycle crashes each year. However, according... Read More

Liability for a Rear-End Motorcycle Crash in Ontario

Rear-end crashes can result in serious injuries and significant damages. Many victims of these crashes often suffer back and neck injuries, internal injuries and traumatic brain injuries requiring ongoing medical care. These injuries can be catastrophic if a motorcyclist gets hit from behind by a vehicle. If you have been involved in a rear-end motorcycle... Read More

What Are the Leading Causes of Motorcycle Crashes in Ontario Canada?

With warmer weather coming, more motorcycles will be on city streets, roads and highways. This can leave motorcyclists more susceptible to serious injuries in an accident with other motor vehicles. Motorcycle safety is a top priority for the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). While May is the start of peak riding season, it is also Motorcycle... Read More

Ontario Police Report More Than 340 Motorcycle Deaths in Past Decade

Following the start of Motorcycle Awareness month 2022, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have released a new report examining motorcycle crash data between 2012 and 2021. During that decade, the OPP responded to 326 fatal motorcycle crashes. Those crashes resulted in the deaths of 342 motorcyclists. By taking a closer look at this data, the... Read More

Head-On Crash in Essex Leaves Two Motorcyclists Hospitalized

Two motorcyclists were rushed to the local hospital after they collided head-on in Essex Thursday evening. According to, the Essex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the crash scene on County Road 50 at about 7:30 p.m. Police say one of the motorcycle riders sustained life-altering injuries. County Road 50 between Wright Road... Read More