Home » Motorcycle Advice » Motorcycle Gadgets

How a Motorbike Alarm will Help Your Insurance Rate

When we purchase something important to us, we want to protect it from potential loss or harm. This is even more so if the object is something of great monetary value and or emotional value. For some, their motorbike would fit in this category. Given its importance, owners will take various measures to protect their motorbike. These would include obtaining appropriate insurance coverage from a company like Carole Nash. Also, another way to provide protection would be installing a motorbike alarm. Alarms used to secure motorbikes can serve as a deterrent for possible thieves. Thieves are more apt to steal motorbikes that are less secure. When you get an alarm on a motorbike, it comes with decals indicating its existence. Also, there is often a pulsating light on the bike indicating that the alarm is armed. When thieves see this, they will most likely move on to another motorbike that is not protected. Often alarms work best as a deterrent to crime.

Installing a motorbike alarm will result in insurance discounts by an overwhelming majority of insurance companies. Insurance companies realize that any additional measures taken by the owner of the bike to secure it will make the risk of something adverse happening much less. Therefore, insurance companies like to provide incentives to their customers to encourage these security measures to be taken.

When choosing to install an alarm on one’s motorbike, it can be rather pricey when choosing one of the more optimal alarms. However, keep in mind that in the long run this expense will pay for itself when the savings on insurance premiums are realized over time. Also, at the same time, having an alarm is protecting your beloved motorbike from theft. Today’s motorbike alarms are quite sophisticated and often incorporate other modes of technology such as GPS and notification systems. They also feature remotes that can be operated by the bike owner.


  Add your comments

For more Motorcycle Gadgets articles:
  Page Tools

  Related Items

Copyright 2001 - 2019 WhyBike.com. All rights reserved.
Use of this site contitutes an agreement our Terms of Use agreement.

Get a Free Issue of Rider Magazine - Click Here!