Motorcycle Theft Protection
Some see motorcycles as easier targets for theft than regular automobiles. After all, there are no pesky windows to break through to set off alarms or raise suspicions. Instead, motorcycles are completely in the open, ready to be either picked up or have the ignition picked. However, there are many systems available to stop motorcycle theft and to track any stolen property. Purchasing one of these locks or recovery systems could provide you with a peace of mind rarely felt by those who are less proactive with their property’s security.
Contact the Wisconsin motorcycle accident attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling 800-242-2874. An experienced legal advocate can advise you on how negligence works into your injury claim, and what the law can do to help you.
Types of Security Devices
The market has a wide range of products to match motorcycle security needs, meaning that there is an appropriate choice for your specific security requirements. The following locks are fairly commonly used devices:
- Thick bolt locks
- Disk locks
- Cable locks
- Throttle lever locks
- Braces or anchors
- Vehicle tracking services
While some of these provide a strong visual deterrent, others, such as throttle and disk locks, are best used in conjunction with another lock to prevent well-equipped thieves from simply picking up the bike and driving off with it. These locks prevent a would-be thief from using the bike to exit the scene of the crime, however. In addition, subscribing to a vehicle tracking service is a great safety provision for worst-case scenarios.
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, contact the Wisconsin motorcycle accident attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling 800-242-2874 to learn more about your rights and options under the law.