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Emergency Braking

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Text appear: “Emergency braking.” 

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Hawk eye view of a biker riding its bike on the road 

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Narrator – “You’re out for a ride: eyes up, looking ahead.” 

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Biker riding on the road from a person’s point of view then proceeding to brake as the car turns in front of the biker 

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Narrator – “You’re checking your surroundings and mirrors when the car in front of you brakes suddenly. You need to brake hard. There are five key steps to stopping in an emergency. Do you know them?” 

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Biker riding its bike on the road as cars are parked on the side 

Text appear: “Step 1: Throttle off” 

Ride forever logo appear on bottom right and remains there for the rest of the video every time a step text appear 

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Narrator – “First, throttle off. Your front suspension will start to compress and your speed will drop.” 

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Biker applying brakes 

Text appear: “Step 2: Squeeze the front brake” 

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Narrator – “Next, use four fingers to squeeze the front brake. You want this to be smooth, with your grip progressively getting firmer.” 

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Biker riding its bike on the road as cars are parked on the side 

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Narrator – “The weight of the bike will transfer forward, the suspension will continue to compress and the tyre will flatten against the road, increasing its grip. Squeeze the fuel tank tightly with your knees.” 

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Biker riding on the road from a person’s point of view 

Text appear: “Step 3: Pull in the clutch” 

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Narrator – “This will stop your sliding forward, without putting weight on the handlebars which will make it hard to steer. Now it’s time to pull in the clutch to disengage from the back wheel. This helps avoid stalling.” 

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Slow motion of the biker riding its bike 

Text appear: “Step 4 – “Apply the rear brake”

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Narrator – “Next, apply the back brake smoothly and progressively, to continue to slow and stabilise the bike.” 

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Slow motion of the biker riding its bike and a car moving in front of it and then both vehicles coming to a stop 

Text appear: “Step 5 – “Change down” 

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Narrator – “If you have time, the last step is to change down. As you come to a halt, put your left foot on the ground to balance. You are now in a good position to quickly move off if needed.” 

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ACC and Ride Forever logos appear side to side