MOTORCYCLE insurance firm Carole Nash are offering a free forensic coding kit to anyone taking out or renewing an insurance policy with them.
The kit comprises of a liquid and tamper-proof stickers. The liquid can be applied to all parts of your motorcycle and carries a unique ID which is registered on a database, easily accessed by the police. The tamper-proof stickers act as a visual deterrent to would-be thieves.
Carole Nash covers 300,000 motorcycles – equivalent to around 20 percent of all road licensed machines and they estimatethat theft costs the industry some £105m annually and reports that around 40 percent of theft victims actually then go on to leave biking.