Motorcycle Accident Attorney

The United States Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration confirms that highway motorcycle accidents are thirty five times more likely to result in fatalities than automobile accidents. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents are commonly triggered by natural causes, situations the motor vehicle operator cannot control. The driver’s reflexes are not always the source of the accident, wrecks can by caused by hazardous weather, road maintenance or the highway’s condition.

Because of motorcycle’s maneuverability and potential speed, it is generally misconceived that the motorcyclist is always at-fault. The main cause of motorcycle accidents is from automobile passenger’s failure to recognize the bikes in traffic. The most cautious motorcycle drivers can be involved in an accident and experience serious injuries. Statistics state that 75% of accidents involving a motorcycle and another automobile, the drivers of the cars are at-fault. Victims of motorcycle accidents have a significantly higher chance of being seriously injured compared to the occupants of other motor vehicles.

With common misconceptions and prospective damages, it is important to consult a motorcycle accident attorney to address your case. The potential consequences motor accidents present, cannot only impact the person directly involved but it can also affect your whole family. You and your loved ones may encounter financial losses including property damage, medical bills or ongoing therapy and treatment expenses. Accident victims may suffer severe injuries or permanent disabilities causing them to be absent from work and face a loss of wages. A qualified attorney who fully understands motorcycle law can help recover the maximum financial compensation an individual is entitled as well as the pain and suffering from injuries caused by the accident. Although a monetary supplement will never restore a loss or damages caused, it can help ease the financial burdens generated by the accident.

If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident, the legal process may seem overwhelming, it is important that you understand you are not at all alone. The attorneys at Orr & Brown have the expertise and experience to address your claim, properly communicate with your insurance company and guide you in the right direction for a successful legal engagement. If you would like more information about how we can assist you, contact us today, we look forward to hearing from you.