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CMDA Members Are Eligible to Take Advantage of the Following Membership Benefits

Participation in the CMDA Group Workers' Compensation Insurance Plan

Most participants find that they can save the amount of their annual CMDA Membership dues because the Group's rates are substantially lower compared to other carriers, if bought on an individual basis. It's Not Just About Workers' Comp! Plan participants receive the following free benefits:

  • Personalized on-site workplace safety workshop and a free SB 198 Workplace Safety Plan presentation that includes a Plan specifically designed for California motorcycle dealers, and how to use it. This plan and its implementation is required for every California employer.

  • Complementary CMDA workplace safety signs that target the predominant causes of motorcycle dealers' workplace accident claims: Test Rides, Push & Shoving, and Loading & Unloading.

  • Free annual followup SB 198 Plan monitoring by the CMDA's contracted workplace safety & workers' compensation claims consultant.

General Liability Insurance — Save money by using Federated Insurance, California's premier Garage Liability insurer for motorcycle dealers.

Free Employment Posters — Each January, the CMDA sends its Members the required state and federal employment poster, free, so they can stay current with ever-changing regulations. New members also receive this free bonus package when they join anytime during the year.

Full-Time Office Administration — Professional Management from the Lake Elsinore, California CMDA headquarters.

Newsletter — CMDA Members are kept up to date by receiving our quarterly newsletter, the CMDA Update.


Sign Up with the CMDA's Premier eFiling Provider —

Make money, and save money, by enrolling in DMVdesk to begin processing your DMV registrations electronically. By signing up with DMVdesk, and joining the DMV's BPS (Business Partner Automation Program) you can increase your doc fees by $15 per transaction.

CMDA semi-monthly Action Alerts & News Flashes — Late-breaking news that just can't wait for our next newsletter is e-mailed to you in our CMDA twice a month Action Alerts & News Flashes.

Free Legal Advice — CMDA Members are encouraged to contact our corporate counsel for free legal advise, 15 minutes per issue, four times a year. His specialty is business and corporate law that covers franchise and employee problems. If your situation is more involved, you can retain him separately, as needed.

Attractive CMDA Member ship Certificate — Suitable for framing to announce to your customers that you're a proud CMDA Member.

CMDA Legislative Advocate — The CMDA retains a full-time Sacramento Lobbyist whose specialty has been
transportation issues for almost 40 years to ensure that our government relations team protects the business interests of California motorcycle and motorsport dealers.

Posters — Free large wall-size poster to promote the use of the product lines that many of our Members sell — off-road motorcycles, ATVs and Side x Sides.

HR Program for CMDA Members Only — Free telephone HR hotline manned by employer attorneys. Free mechanics and salaried employee pay plans that reflect the latest legal and regulatory changes. Discounted motorcycle dealerspecific employee manuals & new online HR legal compliance forced process Program.


The achievements of the CMDA, over its decades-long history, demonstrate its commitment to the motorcycle and motorsport dealers of California. Its leadership consistently has the best interests of its franchised dealer members in mind. The heritage of protecting their business interests continues into the 21st Century, with the challenges of the advent of different types of motorsports products constantly being added to the product lines that motorcycle dealers offer to eager customers.

P.O. Box 399
Lake Elsinore, CA 92531 (951) 471-1500
Mission Statement
Since 1971 - Over Fify Years of Service to California's Motorcycle & Motorsports Dealers