A motorcycle accident can cause serious injuries, disability and a lifelong need for medical treatment and support. Your life can be turned upside down. You need an attorney who can help protect your rights and work with insurance adjusters on your behalf, so you can receive appropriate compensation for injuries suffered in the accident. Never hesitate to call the Hunter Law Group to discuss your case.
Motorcycle accidents are more likely to result in serious injury or death, with the death rate tripling the number of deaths caused by automobile accidents. The alarming number of deaths and serious injuries means it is important to know understand common causes for motorcycle, and use the information to live a safer life on the road.
Common Causes for Motorcycle Accidents
- Direct collisions between a motorcycle and a car.
- Cars making a left hand turn directly in front of a motorcycle.
- Motorcycle collisions with road signs, light poles or other fixed objects.
- Excessive speed by an inexperienced motorcycle rider.
- Operating a motorcycle while under the influence of alcohol, prescription medication or an illegal substance.
The Right Compensation for Motorcycle Accident Victims
If you have been the victim of a motorcycle accident, or a family member has been injured or killed in a motorcycle accident, you are likely entitled to financial compensation for the following damages:
- Lost wages.
- Lost earning capacity.
- Accrued medical bills.
- Future medical expenses.
- Durable medical equipment.
- Pain and suffering.
- Wrongful death.
Dealing With Insurance Companies after a Motorcycle Accident
Insurance companies try to take advantage of motorcycle accident victims, by denying legitimate claims or failing to properly compensate victims. They offer an immediate settlement in hopes of satisfying immediate needs and ultimately silencing the accident victim. Their goal is to get a victim of a motorcycle accident to settle for the cash to keep their household running, rather than allowing them the time required to properly document damages from the accident. If you choose to work with the team at Hunter Law Group, all insurance company representatives will understand that you do not intend to be underpaid for your injuries.
How Can We Help You After a Motorcycle Accident?
The motorcycle accident attorneys from Hunter Law, P.A. begin with a free evaluation of the details surrounding your motorcycle accident. If you decide to proceed, represented by our motorcycle accident attorneys, we work will work with you on a contingency fee basis. This means that you pay nothing, unless we are able to get you a fair recovery.