Rated ExcellentStarStarStarStar14,203 reviews on

10% Discount on your Motorcycle Insurance with FireBike

Or

Call us0345 872 3614

10% off your motorbike insurance with FireBike

  • Exclusive 10% SPORTSBIKESHOP discount code with your policy
  • 24/7 UK claims helpline
  • Completed a FireBike course? You’re entitled to 10% discount on your motorcycle insurance with Devitt!

Improve on your riding skills with Essex Firebike and you're entitled to 10% discount on your Motorbike Insurance with Devitt

WP_20160710_09_18_41_Rich

Essex FireBike is all about making you a better rider through improving your skills, reactions and enhancing your road knowledge, especially with the increased vulnerability motorcyclists have as road users. FireBike offer a range of rider improvement courses throughout the year regardless of what you ride, how long you’ve been riding and the experience you already have – there’s always room to learn something new!

That’s why we want to reward those of you who have taken the time to improve your riding skills making you a safer and more conscious rider. Devitt have teamed up with FireBike Essex and are offering 10% discount on your motorbike insurance if you’ve completed one of their courses.

Everything you need to know about FireBike

FireBike is Essex County Fire & Rescue Service’s motorcycle safety initiative through which they engage positively with Essex’s motorcyclists to promote safer rider and reduce the number of motorcycling casualties in Essex. The FireBike team members are all RoSPA Gold qualified advanced motorcyclists and also RoSPA Advanced Motorcycle instructors.

FAQS about FireBike and Devitt

Still need some help? Take a look at our help and FAQs here...

What is a Better Biking course?

The half day Better Biking course is focused on giving advice, guidance and comprehensive feedback that will help further your riding skills and knowledge.

The day will start with a classroom session followed by an assessed ride with the FireBike team, they will provide practical advice and guidance on your riding that will highlight your strengths and suggestions for improvements. Full feedback will be focused on areas including; observation, hazard perception, positioning, gear selection and overtaking.

Once you’ve completed the course, you’ll be given full feedback by your FireBike instructor along with a certificate and goody bad.

What is the Advanced Machine Skills course?

The Advanced Machines Skills course is to help further your riding ability, no matter what you ride, how long you’ve been riding or what experience you already have. The course would normally cost £115, but it’s completely free to take part in!

This intensive one day course at Wethersfield Airfield is delivered by a group of highly skilled and experienced riding instructors. The course is all about sharpening up your key skills, which are rarely practiced by some but help will reduce the chances of collision.

You’ll learn and practice the following:

  • Slow speed handling and full lock turning
  • Positive steering techniques
  • Swerving skills and emergency avoidance techniques
  • Advanced and high speed braking skills
How to book?

Interested in taking one of the FireBike courses? Well, it couldn’t be easier to book onto a course. All you need to do is email Firebike@essex-fire.gov.uk with your full name, address, contact number and bike make, model and registration.

What is the Safer Essex Roads Partnership?

Safer Essex Roads Partnership consists of three local authority areas including Essex County Council, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and Thurrock Council to promote and provide road safety services to the road users of Essex.

Stats provided by Essex Police in 2015 showed that 197 motorcycles were killed or seriously injured on the roads of Essex; even though motorcyclists only make up less than 1% of total road traffic, they make up 26% of overall KSI. With these shocking figures, Essex County Fire and Rescue Services have created a partnership with Safer Essex Roads to help reduce these numbers.

The partnership is all about reducing the number of deaths and seriously injured on the Essex roads to Zero; this is especially important for motorcyclists due to their vulnerability. SERPS engages with bikers in a number of ways including:

  • Roadside engagement – SERPS successfully spoke to 1,500 riders at the roadside offering them a free cup of coffee and a burger whilst offering advice
  • Magazines and advertising campaigns
  • Training schemes – FireBike and BikeSafe
How do I claim my 10% Motorcycle Insurance Discount?

So you’ve completed a FireBike course? Claiming your 10% discount on your motorbike insurance couldn’t be easier; all you need to do is simply click the ‘Get your discounted quote’ button in the banner above and you’ll be taken to our dedicated FireBike quote system. Your 10% discount will be automatically applied to this quote.

This offer is for new insurance quotes only, it cannot be applied to existing policies. You must get a quote directly for Devitt (not through a comparison site or recalling a previous quote from a comparison site) by using the dedicated link, otherwise your 10% discount will not be applied. You must provide copies of your training certificates to us once you have purchased your insurance.

Alternatively, call our contact centre and inform one of our helpful advisors that you have come via FireBike course to obtain your discount. The discount cannot be taken on quotes obtained through a comparison site.

Why Insure with Devitt?

We've been motorcycle insurance specialists for over 80 years but you'll also get...

Cheap prices

We compare prices from leading UK insurers to find you our cheapest insurance.

24/7 Claim Line

We’re always here when you need us most. Claim service 24/7/365.

Docs sent immediately

We send your insurance documents straight away by email. Get everything you need in minutes.

No long wait times

We don’t leave you hanging around on the phone waiting for us to pick up.

Or

Call for a Motorcycle Insurance quote today0345 872 3614

Our reviews

Don't just take our word for it, read some of our latest reviews...

November 29, 2021StarStarStarStarStar

Absolutely brilliant customer service…

Absolutely brilliant customer service and easy online application

- Mr Roberts

November 29, 2021StarStarStarStarStar

Brilliant thanks for your services 👍

Brilliant company to be insured with over th phone or the web quite cheap quite straight forward i have had three vehicles and have insured all with these 10/10

- A**********

November 29, 2021StarStarStarStarStar

Hassle free online quote

Hassle free online quote, no need to talk to anyone to take out the insurance

- Ken

Latest Motorcycle News & Insights

News

World Superbike Championship: Razgatlioglu’s the Top cat

This year’s World Superbike Championship came to a conclusion in the Far East seeing Toprak Razgatlioglu crowned champion...

News

First Look: 2022 Ducati Panigale V4 and V4S

The new 2022 Ducati Panigale V4 and V4S, which have had a fairly serious mid-life facelift, changes to the engine, chassis, aerodynamics & ergonomics packages.

News

1901-2021: Royal Enfield 120th anniversary celebration bikes

Royal Enfield releases 120th Anniversary bikes and a replica of the first Royal Enfield bike...

News

Kawasaki at EICMA 2022

Check out the two new models revealed at Milan, the Kawasaki Versys 650 and the Ninja H2 SX SE...

News

First Look: 2022 Moto Guzzi V100 Mandello

The new Moto Guzzi V100 Mandello looks to impress, with a hugely advanced design all round.

News

First Look: 2022 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT

The KTM 1290 Super Duke GT gets the new Euro5 version of the 1,301cc V-twin LC8 engine first shown in the 2022 Super Duke...