HOW SAFE ARE MOTORCYCLE JEANS?
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Riding jeans: You see them for sale in dealerships and in aftermarket catalogues, but how safe are they? Can a layer of denim and other fibres really be enough to save you from serious road rash?
You hear a lot from riding jeans’ manufacturers touting their garments’ safety, but this video from KLMwear is probably the best illustration of their effectiveness that we’ve seen. Of course, nothing will ever replace a good set of leathers, with armour for knees and hips, but some people just aren’t going to wear that level of protection. For people like that, this video might show another option that could save your butt in a crash. Literally.
Alas, it seems that, at least for now, if you want KLM’s jeans,