Per the Center for Disease Control, over the last few years, per annum statistics indicate that upward of 34,000 motorcyclists are killed, and 1.25 million individuals are seen in the emergency department as a result of injuries sustained in motorcycle accidents.
Following a collision, you need an experienced motorcycle attorney in Orange County to ensure you and yours obtain the compensation needed to cover medical expenses as well as pain and suffering.
Following are some examples of the potential types of motorcycle accidents that may occur:
Involving other parties:
Involving the rider:
In short, many motorcycle-car accidents are the result of car drivers not taking care to ensure that a motorcycle is not present before pulling out of a spot or changing lanes. Whether at an accelerated or decelerated rate of speed, such collisions can lead to significant physical and property damage for the motorcycle.
As you can probably imagine, the majority of motorcycle accidents involve cars rather than other motorcycles. Much of this renewed public safety urgency concerning being aware of motorcyclists has been directed not to motorcyclists but rather to car drivers. Despite the fact that car drivers have no more of a right to be on public roads than those who ride motorcycles, there is often a public presumption that car drivers are the presumed dominant group of our roadways. Often times, this can lead to a culture in which motorcyclists are treated as second class citizens rather than as equals with car drivers.
At Timothy J Ryan Associates, we are backed by winning results. Not only have we handled thousands of personal injury lawsuits, but more than 99% of them have been settled successfully—resulting in more than $1 billion dollars in compensation for our clients.
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