Have You Been Involved in a Motorcycle Accident?
Have You Been Involved in A Motorcycle Accident?
Few joys compare to riding the open road on a motorcycle with the wind in your face and the beautiful scenery along a country road. Unfortunately, this is not always the scenario that motorcycle riders have. Frequently they use their motorcycle as their primary mode of transportation which means they are sometimes driving in large cities or on highways with fast-moving vehicles. Riding a motorcycle can be very dangerous. Other motorists often overlook them because of their small frame and, as such, sometimes accidents occur. This reason is what makes the riders so vulnerable. Some will argue that motorcycle riders choose to travel dangerously because they are much more exposed to the hazards of the road than drivers of passenger vehicles. Regardless of choice and danger, riders have the same rights as anyone else on the streets.
Why Do I Need A Lawyer If I Have Been Injured In A Motorcycle Accident?
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, especially at the fault of another driver, you may be entitled to seek compensation. Motorcycle accidents are often severe since the bikes do not off much in the way of protection when involved in a wreck. This unfortunately means that motorcyclists are often hurt badly and require extensive medical treatment that can last for months. Surgery and other medical care, of course, can be very costly even if you have medical insurance. You may be entitled to compensation for the accident that can help to alleviate some of the stresses of medical bills that can quickly pile up.
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident and are seeking legal advice, contact our law office at Galbreath Law Firm for a free consultation to see if we can help. We would be happy to talk with you and evaluate the accident to see if you have a case. If so, our team of dedicated professionals will fight to help you on your road to recovery. We will be by your side every step of the way and guide you through the entire process.