"So who's mostly to blame when four-wheel and two-wheel vehicles collide? According to a recent Florida Department of Transportation study, bikers are right. Motorists driving cars and trucks are mostly at fault, often failing to yield the right of way to the smaller vehicles." -- Angel Streeter, Sun-Sentinal.comRead the entire article.
Also, read my 10 Ways to Be Safe on a Motorcycle for ways you can look out for yourself to improve your odds on the road.