Motorcycle Accidents in California
If you’ve been in a motorcycle accident, you need the assistance of a compassionate attorney who will fight for the compensation you deserve. While you focus on recovering from injuries, your attorney should be dealing with the insurance company and handling the legal headaches of filing a claim.
Common Types of San Bernardino Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle accidents can occur in various ways, but our lawyers tend to see several types of motorcycle accidents more often than others. Some of the most common accident types include:
- Hazards or obstacles in the road, which can include things like potholes and debris
- Left-turn accidents, which occur when vehicle drivers fail to spot motorcyclists
- Side impact accidents, which are often the result of motorcyclists who end up in the blind spots of drivers
- Speeding, which occurs when drivers follow too closely behind motorcyclists
Regardless of how the accident occurs, you should not be forced to live with the aftermath of someone else’s mistake. A skilled accident attorney can help you hold the responsible party accountable.
Common Injuries Caused by Motorcycle Accidents
Because motorcycles lack the type of protection that motor vehicles have, the injuries are often serious. Some of the most common injuries that occur include:
- Leg injuries, including breaks and fractures
- Neck and spinal injuries
- Paralysis and other muscle damage
- Road rash
- Traumatic brain injury
Victims often face huge medical bills, lost wages, and various other costs. While the thought that you might be required to pay these debts by yourself is frightening, we can help you pursue compensation from the party who caused your accident.
Do Not Hesitate to Pursue Compensation
Dealing with the aftermath of a motorcycle accident can be overwhelming but there are strict deadlines in California in which to bring a claim. The two-year statute of limitations is narrowly construed and if your claim is untimely, it will be dismissed.
Speak with a Skilled San Bernardino Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
When it comes to pursuing compensation after a motorcycle accident, a skilled attorney can help obtain the results you deserve. At Amicus Legal Group, we handle cases like this throughout California. Contact us today for assistance.
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