As free-spirited individuals, motorcyclists use their vehicle to explore the open road, feel the wind against their face, and enjoy the freedom of unrestrained driving. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents can and do occur with devastating results for all individuals involved. When a negligent driver fails to see a motorcyclist in their path and causes serious injuries, it is crucial that the injured party seek the legal advice and council of an experienced Slidell motorcycle accident lawyer.
The structure of a motorcycle provides open freedom for its driver yet also prohibits its driver from receiving protection from the road in the event of an accident. While a car, SUV, and truck have built-in protection from the road and crash impact, motorcycles have no outer shell or casing with which to absorb the full impact. This means that the rider will receive the impact of the accident and the road.
When involved in a motorcycle accident resulting from the negligence of another driver, many victims sustain serious injuries. Some of the most commonly reported injuries include:
If you or a loved one has sustained serious injuries in a motorcycle accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you may be eligible to file a personal injury accident claim.
St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana accident injury attorney, Edward Shamis is dedicated to representing victims of motorcycle accident claims and fighting for the fair compensation they deserve. We have over 45 years of Louisiana personal injury experience at the Law Offices of Edward A. Shamis, Jr., J.D., P.C. and are here to stand up for your rights. Contact our motorcycle accident lawyers for a free consultation with our skilled attorneys.