Just a moment of distraction and there he goes. Or she. You don't have to do particularly weird things to damage your bike.
However, there are a number of stylish solutions that reduce or even prevent the sometimes costly outcome of minor accidents.
Admittedly, these will not prevent serious damage. They aren't roll cages, life savers, crash bars or bull bars. Rather, these are discreet protectors that help prevent or at least limit the damage and help preserve the cool, undamaged look of your bike.