Motorcycle riders tend to be very vulnerable when accidents occur. This is because they don’t have the protection that car drivers have. Injuries from motorcycle accidents tend to be very serious and sometimes can be fatal. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident, talk to Cardinal Law Partners. We can help you get the compensation that you require.
What Are Motorcycle Accidents?
Motorcycle accidents are accidents where at least one of the parties involved was riding a motorcycle. There are many ways motorcycle accidents can occur. When they do, they usually leave the rider with serious injuries.
Motorcycle accidents occur due to the following reasons:
- Drivers may be driving their cars really fast and are unable to stop in time. When this happens, they may hit a motorcycle in the rear.
- Loss of control: A motorist may lose control and crash into a motorcyclist. This typically happens on the highway or on slippery road surfaces.
- Lack of maintenance: If a motorist does not take good care of his or her car, it may result in the driver losing control and resulting in a motorcycle accident.
- Ignoring road signs: Motorists may ignore road signs that control traffic in critical spots such as junctions and intersections. This may then result in a motorcycle accident.
Understanding the Dangers of Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle riders often tend to be the worse off when motorcycle accidents occur. Many times, these accidents occur due to the carelessness of other car drivers. Unfortunately for motorcycle riders, what for a car driver is a minor scrape on the body of the car, can be a life-altering accident for a motorcycle rider. The law gives motorcycle riders as much right to be on the highway as other road users. This means that they should not have to suffer for the carelessness of other motorists.
Frequently Asked Questions
Motorcycle riders can claim compensation in case they are involved in accidents that they are not to blame for. Such compensation helps them to meet the costs of treatment and therapy. There are also costs involved in the repair or replacement of their motorcycles. Often, the other party and their lawyers will fight very hard to not pay you anything or to make sure that they give as little as possible. This is the reason why you need a law firm such as Cardinal Law Partners representing you. We ensure that you get every coin that you deserve to help get you back on the road.
When you come to Cardinal Law Partners to represent you in your motorcycle accident case, you are assured that you have the best law firm on your side. We have cumulative legal experience of 50 years and we have been up against many insurance companies. This gives us the confidence to know that we can deliver the win that you deserve. You can also be sure of our passion and commitment to deliver justice for you.
If you or a loved one has lost a family member or was injured in a motorcycle accident, contact Cardinal Law Partners now to schedule a free consultation with our personal injury attorneys.