The wind on the open road hitting your face is a feeling like no other. That is why many Bucks County residents choose to forego the restraints of a car or truck and get around town on their motorcycles. Although this can be a freeing experience, it can also be a very dangerous one. Due to the size and lack of protection offered by motorcycles when an accident happens the results can often be deadly. If you or a loved one are involved in an accident you will need the help of a motorcycle accident attorney.
If the motorcyclist does survive the crash, they may sustain life-altering injuries. These injuries can require months or years of medical attention. In some cases, there is no clear path to recovery and instead, you will forever be disabled. Some common injuries our Bucks County motorcycle accident attorney sees after a motorcycle accident include:
You should not have to suffer alone or be held liable for the mountain of medical bills that is to follow when the accident was no fault of your own. You did not cause this and you should not be the one who has to pay the consequences.
As with all personal injury cases, liability will need to be determined in order to hold the correct party responsible. In some cases, there is more than one party who is liable for the accident. One of the most common causes of accidents is other vehicles not giving motorcycles enough space or respect on the roadways. Other common causes of accidents include:
Since determining liability is crucial to winning your case, your Bucks County motorcycle accident attorney will compile evidence such as official police reports, eyewitness statements, and photos or videos from the accident. This will all help to build a case against the negligent party.
Once liability has been proven, you may be entitled to compensation for your damages. Some compensation we will work to recover for you include:
You will need the help of an experienced Bucks County motorcycle accident attorney from Solomon, Sherman & Gabay.
When you are the victim of a motorcycle accident, you have the right to fair and full compensation for your damages. If your loved one has died in an accident you may be entitled to filing a survivor’s claim for wrongful death. Solomon, Sherman & Gabay are here to guide you through the entire legal process. We will advocate for your rights and ensure you get the compensation you deserve. Call our office at 215-665-1100 today.