Many of you have probably seen the new shocking Live Leak video of a motorist driving a Range Rover in New York City. In the video, the driver has a frightening confrontation with a large group of motorcyclists who create a road block by surrounding the vehicle, repeatedly try to force open the car doors, and spawn a chase that lasts several minutes. The chase ends as the driver is violently pulled out of his vehicle and is severely beaten in the street in front of his wife and five-month-old child. Although we don't have all the facts (see Daily Mail article for more details) and we weren't able to see what happened before the initial confrontation occurred, from a security perspective, our goal with this post is to analyze the situation and provide important feedback to clients and potential clients regarding how to react if faced with a similar scenario. We also want to demonstrate how armoring can help a motorist stay safe while under this type of attack.
Read the full article here: http://www.texasarmoring.com/blog/2013/10/01/our-two-cents-range-rover-runs-over-bikers-in-nyc