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Thomas Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle Licenses in Thomas

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Motorcycle Laws in Thomas

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Motorcycle Insurance Providers in Thomas, WV

Thomas, WV Motorcycle Insurance

Thomas, WV Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle Insurance Coverage Requirements in Thomas


  • Minimum Liability Limits in Thomas, WV: 20/40/10 [2]
    • 20  Required coverage up to $20,000 for one individual injured in an accident
    • 40  Required coverage up to $40,000 for all persons injured in an accident
    • 10  Required coverage up to $10,000 for property damage in an accident

  • Insurer Verification of Insurance in Thomas [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.

Thomas Motorcycle Insurance Liability Requirements

Required Motorcycle Insurance Coverage in Thomas

Mandatory motorcycle insurance coverage for riders in the state of Thomas, WV.

  • Motorcycle Insurance Requirements in Thomas [2]
    • Bodily injury liability coverage
    • Property damage liability coverage
    • Uninsured motorist coverage

Motorcycle Helmet Laws in Thomas

    • Motorcycle helmets required for all riders. [3]

Motorcycle Insurance Laws & Regulations in Thomas, WV

Motorcycle License Regulations in Thomas, WV [3]

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

Motorcycle License Laws in Thomas
  • Motorcycle License Laws in Thomas
    • A separate motorcycle examination is required to obtain a license that authorizes the operation of a motorcycle. The examination tests the applicant's knowledge of the operation of a motorcycle, any traffic laws relating to the operation of a motorcycle, and includes an actual demonstration of the ability to drive a motorcycle.
    • Upon successful completion of an examination and paying the required fees, the DMV shall include a motorcycle endorsement on the license of the applicant or shall issue a special motorcycle-only license if the applicant does not possess a license.

Motorcycle Equipment Laws in Thomas, WV [3]

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

  • Motorcycle Equipment Laws in Thomas
    • The operator or passengers on a motorcycle or motor-driven cycle must wear a protective helmet with a neck or chin-strap.
    • The operator or passengers on a motorcycle or motor-driven cycle must wear safety, shatter-resistant eyeglasses, eye goggles, or face shields. If any motorcycle, motor-driven cycle, or moped is equipped with a windshield or windscreen, the windshield or windscreen must be constructed of safety, shatter-resistant material.
    • Passenger footrest required if carrying a passenger.
    • Every motorcycle, motor-driven cycle, and moped must display lighted headlamps at all times when on the highway.
    • Every motorcycle must be equipped with at least 1 to 2 headlamps, at least 1 brake operated by hand or foot, and a rearview mirror.

Rider & Driver Facts in Thomas, WV

Rider & Driver Facts in Thomas, WV

Thomas Accident Reporting Regulations

  • Accident Reporting in Thomas [3]
    • Crashes are required to be immediately reported in cases of death or injury.
    • Crashes are required to be immediately reported when property damage exceeds $1,000.

Thomas Highway Facts

  • Speed Limits in Thomas [2]
    • Rural interstates: 70 mph
    • Urban interstates: 55 mph
    • Other roads: 55 mph
  • Consumption of Motor Fuel in WV [4]
    • West Virginia ranked 38th in the U.S. in 2011 in total motor fuel consumption.

Thomas Motorcycle Registrations

  • Registered Riders in WV [5]
    • In 2012, West Virginia totaled 57,921 motorcycles registrations.
    • This number ranks 40th in the United States by state (including Washington, D.C.).
    • Note: WV ranked 39th in the nation in total auto registrations (all vehicle types) in 2011.

Additional information about West Virginia

About Thomas

The city of Thomas (West Virginia) has an approximate population of 586 and is located in Tucker County. [6]

WV Motorcycle Insurance

Thomas, WV Motorcycle Insurance

To learn more about about Motorcycle Insurance in Thomas, or for additional resources related to Thomas Motorcycle Insurance, visit the West Virginia Department of Insurance.

Did you know?

In 2013, 88,000 motorcyclists were injured, down 5.4% from 93,000 in 2012 (Insurance Information Institute)

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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 West Virginia DOT

4. ^ U.S. Department of Transportation

5. ^ Federal Highway Administration

6. ^ United States Census Bureau (2010)