Lima, OH (WIMA) - With May being Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, Lima Pallet Company hosted a safety awareness event at their location on Tuesday.
Amy Ricker, Human Resources Manager at Lima Pallet, spoke about how she stresses safety for the employees even outside of the work place.
Lima Pallet employee, Paul Schleter, was in a motorcycle accident last year with a truck and talked about how it has affected his life.
He has returned to normal condition, and continues to encourage drivers to watch out for motorcycles because they have a greater stopping distance than bigger vehicles.
Lima Allen County Safe Community Coalition, Motorcycle Ohio, area law enforcement, and other traffic safety advocates also came to encourage motorcycle safety throughout Allen