Motorcycles are a fast and economical way to travel in a busy city or out on the open roads. However, a motorcyclist does not have any protection except for clothing and a helmet. When a traffic collision occurs that involves a motorcycle, the rider is especially susceptible to severe injuries. Because they are not enclosed in metal like a normal vehicle, they do not have the safety of an air bag or seat belt. This can result in catastrophic injuries for a motorcyclist involved in a collision.
If you or someone you know has been injured in a motorcycle accident, contact our Nevada personal injury attorneys immediately. Breeden Malpractice and Injury Law has successfully represented thousands of clients injured in motorcycle accidents.
Many factors may cause motorcycle accidents. An accident may occur because of a slick road surface, an object on the road, mechanical problem, or a tire blow out. The most common causes of a collision, however, are drivers of vehicles and trucks who are operating their automobile distracted or recklessly. When these accidents occur, they often end with injuries to the motorcyclist.
Motorcycle accident injuries include the following:
Rehabilitation after a catastrophic injury may be long-term. After a motorcycle accident, it is important to gather all information such as witness statements, accident reports, and photographs of the accident scene. An experienced attorney can correctly evaluate the circumstances of the accident. Motorcycle accidents caused by recklessness or negligence happen all too often and individuals responsible must be held fully accountable for their actions.
A lawsuit may be one of the possible actions to take against a liable party. Recovery of damages from a lawsuit or claim may compensate for the following:
Contact our Las Vegas, Nevada motorcycle accident attorney at the firm for a free consultation.
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