Glossary of Motorcycle Injury
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OEM: Original Equipment Manufacturer.
Off Road Bike: A motorcycle designed for
use in the dirt or off-pavement. They are typically not street legal, but
sometimes they have lights and larger gas tanks.
One-Off: A product or part that is not
designed to be mass produced. It can refer to a one-of-a-kind bolt-on or a fully
One Percenter: Many years ago, the AMA
stated that 99% of motorcyclists are law abiding people and only 1% cause
trouble. Those riders who felt they were in that 1% assumed the name One
Percenters and started wearing patches denoting themselves as One Percenters.
Opinion: An explanation written by the
judge explaining his decision.
Ordinance: A law passed by a local or
Original Jurisdiction: The first court to
which a legal dispute is referred.
Overrule: In a trial, to overrule means to
reject an objection.