Florida offers endless scenery and wonderful weather year-round for motorcycle riding. If you own a motorcycle or are a regular rider, then you know how important it is to be safe at all times, aware of your surrounding and ready to take defensive measures. However, there are times when the negligence of another driver can cause harm.
Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates will work with you to secure the compensation you deserve. Their team will investigate every aspect of your case, so when you need a Hollywood motorcycle accident attorney, call us today.
You can wear a helmet, follow the speed limit, and check your surroundings while you are riding a motorcycle, but even that may not be enough. There are reckless drivers on the roadway who can cause major injuries. Motorcyclists are particularly vulnerable to drivers:
Motorcyclists have almost no protection from the force of a vehicle slamming into them. It is not uncommon for us to see the following injuries as a result of a motorcycle crash:
Wait, broken bones do not seem so bad, right?
Think again. Even the more minor injuries on that list can cost you tens of thousands of dollars in medical bills and time away from work. For the more serious injuries, victims could be facing a lifelong disability and medical expenses in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.
For Florida’s latest reporting year, there were 9,707 motorcycle crashes. Out of those crashes, there were:
You can see that nearly every motorcycle crash resulted in a fatality or an injury. If another person’s negligence is to blame, why should a victim or their family be left wondering if they will be able to pay the bills?
Motorcyclists are much more vulnerable to injuries from ill-repaired or poorly designed roadways. Governments and agencies responsible for road construction and continued maintenance should regularly inspect and maintain all riding surfaces in order to ensure motorcyclist safety.
You took every possible safety step when you decided to become a motorcycle rider and you always check your surroundings. Unfortunately, the reckless and careless behavior of other people cannot be predicted. Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates are here to help if you or a loved one have been injured in a motorcycle crash.
We will investigate the crash and work to secure compensation for the following: