Riding a motorcycle can offer you a thrilling way to explore Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding areas. However, because you’re particularly vulnerable on a motorcycle, you must exercise caution when riding one.
Unfortunately, even if you’re a responsible motorcycle rider, it’s possible you’ve been injured in an accident that someone else caused. Review your case with an Upper Darby motorcycle accident attorney if so. You may be able to receive financial compensation for your medical bills and other such losses. A member of our team at Solomon, Sherman, Gabay, Briskin & Sherman will explain your options and offer effective representation if you choose to hire us.
When you’re on a motorcycle, you typically don’t have protection in the form of airbags or a vehicle’s metal frame surrounding you. This is why, statistically, when someone is involved in an accident on a motorcycle, their odds of dying are 29 times greater than they would be if they were in an enclosed vehicle.
If you’ve survived your motorcycle accident, you might nevertheless be left with serious injuries that can have long-term impacts on both your finances and quality of life. Depending on the severity of your injuries, they may permanently impact your mobility, employability, and more. You deserve to receive compensation accordingly if your accident resulted from someone else’s negligence.
If a negligent motorist or other such party caused your motorcycle accident, you can seek compensation for your losses by filing a claim with their insurance or filing a lawsuit to pursue damages in court. You can specifically seek compensation for such losses as:
It’s wise to enlist the help of a legal professional with experience handling cases like yours when seeking compensation after a motorcycle accident. An Upper Darby motorcycle accident lawyer can improve your chances of receiving the full amount of compensation you’re owed by:
At Solomon, Sherman, Gabay, Briskin & Sherman, we understand that being involved in a motorcycle accident resulting from another party’s negligence can be a devastating experience. We can help to ease your burdens in the aftermath by pursuing the compensation you deserve. Learn more about what we can do for you by contacting us online or calling us at 215-665-1100 for a free consultation.