Motorcycle Accident Victims in Santa Clarita
Santa Clarita Motorcycle Accident Attorney
Motorcycles are economical and fun to ride but they share the roads with larger cars, SUVs, vans, trucks, and buses. Collisions that involve motorcycles usually result in major injuries or fatalities to the motorcyclist due the amount of minimal protection from mere helmet and clothing. An individual injured in a motorcycle accident may become temporarily disabled or permanently disabled. Injuries can require extensive hospitalization and long-term rehabilitation. During the period of recovery, for a short period, or for a lifetime in some cases, an injury victim may be unable to work and earn a living causing financial hardship for a household.
The Pacific Attorney Group helps clients injured in motorcycle accidents receive monetary compensation for their injuries and suffering. A motorcycle accident victim or family of a victim should contact a Santa Clarita personal injury attorney to find out about possible compensation available to the victims of motorcycle accidents. We understand how devastating a motorcycle accident can be due the magnitude of the potential injuries or deaths.
Motorcycle Accident Causes and Injuries in Valencia, Castaic & Canyon Country
Many factors can contribute to motorcycle accidents such as debris in the road, wet or icy and slippery roads, tire blowout, or mechanical failure. The leading contributor in motorcycle accidents is the failure of motor vehicle drivers to yield to the motorcyclist in an intersection while making a left hand turn. Poor visibility and driver distraction can also result in motorcycle accidents. A high percentage of motorcycle accidents result in fatalities and for those who do survive injuries can include:
- Fractures, amputations, Internal organ damage
- Traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, paraplegia, quadriplegia
Surviving family members of a motorcycle accident fatality may pursue a wrongful death legal action to receive compensation for the loss. It is important to speak with a knowledgeable lawyer with the Pacific Attorney Group before settling an insurance claim for a motorcycle accident injury or death. An accident that is due to the negligence of another may be an issue of liability where the responsible party is liable to the victims for damages. Damages can include lost income, medical expenses, and pain and suffering. For more information about the eligibility for monetary compensation, make an appointment today for a consultation with a skilled motorcycle accident attorney.
Contact a Santa Clarita motorcycle accident lawyer
who can help victims and families of motorcycle accidents win monetary compensation awards.