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Richmond Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle Licenses in Richmond

^ There is no separate class of driver's license for motorcycle riders. [Read More]

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Motorcycle Laws in Richmond

^ All motorcycle riders must wear a properly equipped safety helmet. [Read More]

Motorcycle Insurance Providers in Richmond, LA

Richmond, LA Motorcycle Insurance

Richmond, LA Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle Insurance Coverage Requirements in Richmond


  • Minimum Liability Limits in Richmond, LA: 15/30/25 [2]
    • 15  Required coverage up to $15,000 for one individual injured in an accident
    • 30  Required coverage up to $30,000 for all persons injured in an accident
    • 25  Required coverage up to $25,000 for property damage in an accident

  • Insurer Verification of Insurance in Richmond [2]
    • Insurer must notify Department of Motor Vehicles or other state agency of cancellation or nonrenewal.
    • Insurers must submit entire list of insurance in effect, which may be compared with registrations at a state agency. Also known as a computer data law.

Richmond Motorcycle Insurance Liability Requirements

Required Motorcycle Insurance Coverage in Richmond

Mandatory motorcycle insurance coverage for riders in the state of Richmond, LA.

  • Motorcycle Insurance Requirements in Richmond [2]
    • Bodily injury liability coverage
    • Property damage liability coverage

Motorcycle Helmet Laws in Richmond

    • Motorcycle helmets required for all riders. [3]

Motorcycle Insurance Laws & Regulations in Richmond, LA

Motorcycle License Regulations in Richmond, LA [3]

Detailed information about Richmond laws and regulations regarding obtaining and maintaining a motorcycle license in the state.

Motorcycle License Laws in Richmond
  • Motorcycle License Laws in Richmond
    • There is no separate class of driver's license for motorcycle riders.
    • To operate a motorcycle, a person must obtain an endorsement to his or her regular driver's license. An endorsement can be obtained by passing an operation skills test and a knowledge test. An operation skills test does not have to be taken if the applicant successfully completed the Department-approved Motorcycle Safety, Awareness, and Operation Training Program.

Motorcycle Equipment Laws in Richmond, LA [3]

Various regulations and laws in Richmond regarding riders and passengers of motorcycles, as well as the equipment used on bikes.

  • Motorcycle Equipment Laws in Richmond
    • All motorcycle riders must wear a properly equipped safety helmet.
    • All motorcycle operators must wear protective eye gear, unless the motorcycle is equipped with a windshield of sufficient height to protect the operator's eyes.
    • Passenger footrest required if carrying a passenger.
    • Every new motorcycle sold in Louisiana must have 2 red reflectors. All other motorcycles must have at least 1 reflector, which must be mounted properly so that it is visible for at least 100 feet.
    • Every motorcycle must have 2 properly equipped white headlights on the front of the motorcycle that emit a white beam.

Rider & Driver Facts in Richmond, LA

Rider & Driver Facts in Richmond, LA

Richmond Accident Reporting Regulations

  • Accident Reporting in Richmond [3]
    • Crashes must be reported immediately in cases of death, injury, or when property damage exceeds $500. Crashes must be reported when property damage exceeds $100.
    • The deadline to file a report is 1 day.

Richmond Highway Facts

  • Speed Limits in Richmond [2]
    • Rural interstates: 75 mph
    • Urban interstates: 70 mph
    • Other roads: 65 mph
  • Consumption of Motor Fuel in LA [4]
    • Louisiana ranked 24th in the U.S. in 2011 in total motor fuel consumption.

Richmond Motorcycle Registrations

  • Registered Riders in LA [5]
    • In 2012, Louisiana totaled 68,297 motorcycles registrations.
    • This number ranks 36th in the United States by state (including Washington, D.C.).
    • Note: LA ranked 23rd in the nation in total auto registrations (all vehicle types) in 2011.

Additional information about Louisiana

About Richmond

The village of Richmond (Louisiana) has an approximate population of 577 and is located in Madison County. [6]

LA Motorcycle Insurance

Richmond, LA Motorcycle Insurance

To learn more about about Motorcycle Insurance in Richmond, or for additional resources related to Richmond Motorcycle Insurance, visit the Louisiana Department of Insurance.

Did you know?

Much like car insurance, maintaining a good driving record can help keep motorcycle insurance rates low.

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References

1. ^ Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCIAA)

2. ^ Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

3. ^ AAA Digest of Motor Laws and/or Louisiana DOT

4. ^ U.S. Department of Transportation

5. ^ Federal Highway Administration

6. ^ United States Census Bureau (2010)