May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Always remember to perform a motorcycle safety check before you ride, carry a "just in case" card, wear the right gear, and stay safe. Great information for all motorists to remember, not just motorcyclists!
Capable of keeping you dry when it's wet, cool when it's hot, warm when it's cold and alive in a crash, motorcycle safety gear is the most advanced apparel this side of a space suit. Here's an excellent primer from Wes Siler of Indefinitely