Articles by: Jason Kirkland

Jason (the hawk) Kirkland is an avid motorcycle enthusiast who has ridden competitively as a teenager and has been on two wheels for the best part of his life. Now on a mission to teach bike safety to the next generation.
Best Motorcycle Helmet Storage – Where To Store Your Helmet – That’s Safe and Convenient

Best Motorcycle Helmet Storage – Where To Store Your Helmet – That’s Safe and Convenient

Where and how to store your motorcycle helmet is something most people overlook. It’s especially true if it’s your first helmet and you don’t know where to start. So don’t worry. When it comes to motorcycle helmet storage there are several options to consider. Storage Buyer’s Guide Proper motorcycle helmet […]

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Motorcycle Helmet Noise: How to Make Your Motorcycle Helmet Quieter?

Motorcycle Helmet Noise: How to Make Your Motorcycle Helmet Quieter?

Nothing can cut through the peace of riding down the open road like an incredibly noisy helmet. As the wind harshly rushes or whistles past your head, your thoughts might abruptly zero in on making the motorcycle helmet quieter. You might then miss out on the beautiful sights and serene […]

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Best Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet: Your Top-Ranked Options Rated and Reviewed

Best Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet: Your Top-Ranked Options Rated and Reviewed

The full-face motorcycle helmet is still the gold standard when it comes to motorcycle safety gear. Despite the style some of the open-face and three-quarter options have, they simply can’t offer the same protection a full helmet can. Which might explain why so many serious riders have at least one […]

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Motorcycle Helmet Safety: How To Determine If A Helmet Is Safety Certified?

Motorcycle Helmet Safety: How To Determine If A Helmet Is Safety Certified?

Motorcycle riding is an exhilarating affair that lets you feel the open road. It also leaves you highly vulnerable to injuries if anything goes awry. Check your helmet is certified:View the back of the helmet for a certification label. Every jurisdiction has their own safety certifications. That’s why ‘all the […]

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Where To Hang Your Motorcycle Helmet When You’re Out And About?

Where To Hang Your Motorcycle Helmet When You’re Out And About?

When you’re out and about and you have to park your motorcycle. What do you do with your helmet? For example: if you’re at the shops, running errands or you’re at the local cafe for a bite to eat. You often don’t want to carry your helmet with you. What […]

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Can I take a Motorcycle Helmet on a Plane?

Can I take a Motorcycle Helmet on a Plane?

This is a hot topic and there is a lot of talk about what to do. So much so, we decide to do a post and show all points of view. Many have pondered the question. Can you take a motorcycle helmet on a plane? The short answer is ‘yes’ […]

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Motorcycle helmet – What If You Wear a Turban?

Motorcycle helmet – What If You Wear a Turban?

So should you wear a helmet if you wear a Turban? The answer is Yes. Only wearing a turban doesn’t offer the rider the same level of protection that a typical helmet offers. Sikhs may find a solution like wearing a helmet with Patka instead of a helmet with Turban. […]

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Is It Illegal to Sell a Second Hand Motorcycle Helmet?

Is It Illegal to Sell a Second Hand Motorcycle Helmet?

Here are some common questions folks often ask us about selling and buying second hand helmets. Can I Sell My Used helmet? Is it illegal to Sell my Used Motorcycle Helmet on Ebay? no, it’s not illegal Yes you can sell it on eBay. There are tones of listings on […]

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How Long Does a Motorcycle Helmet Last?

How Long Does a Motorcycle Helmet Last?

The sad truth is you’re gonna have to accept the fact that you will need to replace your helmet every so often. Even if you take great care with it or your use it very little. Well, How Long do they last? Typically a store bought helmet should last between […]

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Helmet Fogging Up? Learn (13) Helmet De-misting Tips That Work Like a Treat

Helmet Fogging Up? Learn (13) Helmet De-misting Tips That Work Like a Treat

Some of the most common considerations when purchasing or replacing a bike helmet is Air Circulation, Ventilation & Breathability for the rider. Unfortunately, due in part to design elements some helmets do fog-up just a few minutes into a ride and this is something which could impair vision & compromise […]

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