Getting home from a group drive alive and unscathed is a blessing. It's hard to imagine that something so exciting and fun can actually be dangerous. In all three MAA events and countless local club convoys I have been in, we have had near misses but fortunately accidents are rare. Nobody wants to have a fun and memorable event turn into one that is marked by someone getting hurt or killed. It can happen.

1. Following Distance

Most close calls are a result of following...