Motorcyclists

297 people lost their lives in motorcycle-related crashes on Nevada roads between 2015 - 2019.

The Nevada Crash Data Dashboard provides information on who is involved in motorcycle-related driving fatalities and fatal crashes, where and when these crashes occurred, and why they happened. Nevada’s strategies to reduce motorcycle-related fatalities and serious injuries are listed below.

Zero Fatalities
Task Force Leaders

Vice Chair: Justin McDonald, Department of Public Safety – Office of Traffic Safety

Facilitator: Lindsay Saner, Kimley-Horn

Strategies
  1. Conduct public education programs for high-risk motorcyclist behaviors (speeding, aggressive, reckless, and impaired riding) and for motorists to yield to motorcycles.
  2. Increase the percentage of motorcyclists that are trained and licensed.
  3. Integrate the unique characteristics of motorcycles and rider vulnerability into motorcycle-friendly roadway design, traffic control, construction, and maintenance policies and practices.
  4. Increase crash survivability through education and training.
Resources
DocumentsDownloadDates
Countermeasures that Work - MotorcyclesPDFN/A
Motorcycle Road Safety Audit Case StudiesPDF05/2016