Motorcycle riders love the freedom, speed, lightness, and agility of riding a motorcycle. While riding gives the rider a burst of endorphins, it also serves more practical purposes. Motorcycles make getting around town a breeze, and their small size make them ideal for getting to your destination faster.
If you are involved in a motorcycle accident, it’s important that you contact a motorcycle accident attorney as soon as possible.
Often motorcycle accidents involve other people, vehicles or property, which can make you vulnerable to lawsuits.
Many people believe that bikers are daredevils and risk-takers with little regard to their own safety, and this can present unique challenges when heading to court. While this stereotype is unfair and inaccurate, it’s one that could result in court charges when you are innocent. Not only could you lose compensation for your injuries, but you could also end up in jail.
Having an injury attorney who is sympathetic and understands the complex nuances of the law will help ease your mind or relieve the pain of a grieving family member.
In court, you’ll need to prove that the accident was the result of another party’s actions. Once you’ve proven fault, you’ll need to get compensation for lost wages, lost future wages, medical costs, as well as pain and suffering.
This can prove challenging, especially if you are incapacitated or worse.
You may face lawyers, prosecutors, police and the other party in court. Therefore, it is in your best interest to hire an experienced motorcycle accident attorney who understands the law.
At Saladino & Schaaf, we have years of experience representing Kentuckians in motorcycle accident injury lawsuits. Complete our free online contact form or call us at (270) 444-0406 to schedule a free consultation.
Saladino & Schaaf, PLLC is dedicated to providing high quality, aggressive legal representation to victims of personal injury and wrongful death. Since 1984, this firm and its predecessors have had one goal in mind – to help the victims of personal injury put the pieces of their lives back together.
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