According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcyclists are 34 times more likely to be killed in a motor vehicle accident than those occupying cars or trucks. This statistic can be attributed to many causes, including a relative lack of safety features (i.e., air bags, protective cages and seat belts). Yet, even with proper safety gear, motorcyclists can still suffer serious injuries due to impact with another vehicle or the road.
Call us at (304) 212-7289 for a free motorcycle injury case evaluation.
At Brewer & Giggenbach in Morgantown, our personal injury attorneys provide dedicated advocacy to individuals injured in motorcycle accidents and families that have lost loved ones in fatal accidents.
Our firm understands how a serious motorcycle accident can result in physical, emotional and financial pain. Rest assured, we work hard to secure maximum compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages and more.
Representative case: Recovered for clients on their motorcycle in a collision with a police car making an improper turn resulting in severe injuries to the husband and wife including the husband’s loss of a leg and severe back trauma that left him permanently disabled. See More
Investigating The Cause Of Your Motorcycle Accident
Our attorneys regularly work with accident reconstructionists and other experts to determine what caused an accident and who may be held liable for damages. Common causes of motorcycle accidents include:
- Drivers failing to see motorcyclists or failing to yield the right of way
- Drivers following a motorcyclist too closely
- Defective bike parts, including tires and brakes
- Unsafe road conditions
Once the cause of an accident is determined, our legal team can begin to build a solid case against the negligent party.
The Impact Of Motorcycle Injuries
For those fortunate enough to survive a serious motorcycle accident, the injuries are often severe. Motorcycle accident victims often require lengthy hospitalization, numerous surgeries, physical and psychological therapy, and vocational rehabilitation. These costs quickly add up and can be overwhelming, making it necessary to seek legal representation.
Schedule A Free Evaluation With Brewer & Giggenbach
Call our West Virginia lawyers at (304) 212-7289 for a free case evaluation. You may also email us to make your appointment. Motorcycle accident claims are handled on a contingency basis. We will not charge attorney fees unless we are successful.
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