Always assume a damaged vehicle's High Voltage (HV) system is charged and energized! Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). Failure to wear PPE can result electric shock, burns and/or exposure to toxic materials which will lead to death or serious injury.
Approach the motorcycle from the rear at a 45ยบ angle. Never approach the motorcycle from the front. Stay out of the path of potential travel.