Many people judge motorcycle riders unfairly, assuming they are thrill-seeking, reckless, or irresponsible. This negative impression, or “biker bias,” can cost bikers who have been injured in traffic wrecks. Biker bias is often responsible for unfairly reducing the amount of compensation injured riders are awarded, and sometimes preventing them from recovering any damages at all […]Read More
Top 10 Traits of a Great Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident, it can be a difficult and stressful time. You may be facing medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses, and it can be challenging to navigate the legal system on your own. That’s why it’s essential to find a great motorcycle accident lawyer to help you get […]Read More
Motorcycle Accidents Resulting From Left-Hand Turns
The Left Hand Turn Left-turn accidents account for 36 percent of fatal motorcycle accidents, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association. Most often these accidents occur when a motorcyclist is riding through an intersection and the driver of the vehicle coming from the opposite direction turns into the rider’s path. The result can be catastrophic […]Read More
What Is the Most Common Motorcycle Accident?
Riding a motorcycle is more than just an exhilarating mode of transportation; for many, it is a way of life. The freedom of the open road, the camaraderie, and the rush of adrenaline are just some of the reasons why bikers enjoy the motorcycle lifestyle. However, riding motorcycles does carry certain inherent risks. While every […]Read More
How Long Do I Have to File a Motorcycle Accident Claim?
In New York, most motorcyclists have to put their bikes away for the winter and eagerly wait for spring so they can ride again. However, for those who have been in a motorcycle accident, the wait for the next ride is often much longer. Some may never ride again. You have a limited time to […]Read More
Damages in a Motorcycle Accident Claim
Although injuries can happen in any kind of vehicle collision, motorcycle accidents consistently result in serious injury. Due to the smaller profile and lack of safety features of motorcycles, the motorcyclist is typically the one who suffers the most serious injuries in the impact. In New York, motorcycle accident claims are unlike other claims involving […]Read More