Should the Marine Corps Ban Motorcycles?
Contemporary issues paper
MARINE CORPS COMBAT DEVELOPMENT COMMAND QUANTICO VA
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More Marines were killed in fiscal year FY 2008 by motorcycles than by insurgent groups in Iraq. Statistically, motorcycles posed a deadlier threat to Marines than did insurgents. To reduce fatalities, the Marine Corps should place a temporary restriction on the use of sport bikes to older, more experienced riders while expanding training and education on motorcycle safety throughout the force.
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