Do Motorcycle Insurance Policies Cover Helmets and Gear?

After purchasing a motorcycle, riders must also invest in a significant amount of gear. The price of helmets (which are required in Massachusetts), jackets, gloves and other equipment can total at least several hundred dollars, and it sometimes is more than $1,000. Here’s a look at whether motorcycle insurance will cover the cost of replacing gear that was damaged in an accident, which is far from a small consideration.