After the ghastly accident of Telugu film actor Sai Dharam Tej, questions regarding safety while riding superbikes are being raised. In spite of Sai Tej wearing a helmet that saved his life, apparently, the impact of the crash was so strong that he was found in an unconscious condition by the passersby and the emergency staff. This brings us to the questions regarding what more measures could have been taken to avoid the impact of such an accident. Click here.
Riding with appropriate safety gear becomes significant while riding motorcycles with higher displacements; however, safety highlights on these bikes are superior to the ones on more modest bikes. Any crash involving these bikes could turn deadly attributable to the weight and force of these machines.
First of all, wear a helmet, particularly those with ISI certification. Gloves become the second significant layer of security after helmets as riders are probably going to stop the effect of crashing into the ground by pushing their hands forward. Gloves with knuckle protection and padding on palms will assist with lessening the effect.
One ought to consistently wear jackets planned explicitly for riding. These jackets accompany shoulder and elbow guards. A few jackets likewise return with chest and armors, which will shield from shocks because of effects. One can likewise purchase torso armors independently, which can be worn under jackets.
Knee and shin guards additionally prove to be useful as they shield riders from scratching, breaking, or disjoining bones. Boots with thick soles and toe defenders give riders a decent street grasp. These are a portion of the fundamentals while riding superbikes as well as more modest ones.
The 'Supreme' actor was driving a high-powered Triumph Street Triple RS priced at over Rs 1.1 million; the bike comes with a 765 cc engine with a 6-speed gearbox and is among the faster motorcycles that are available in the country. With its high displacement and five riding modes, the bike is more suitable for highways than city roads.
Though the bike comes with safety features like ABS, the movability and flexibility of the superbike on Hyderabad roads are quite difficult.