Los Angeles Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
Representing the Injured
Riding a motorcycle down the scenic roads of Los Angeles and California can be exciting and enjoyable, but it can also be quite dangerous. You have very little protection on a motorcycle, which can lead to very serious issues if another driver is not paying proper attention and you are hit.
This is often the case in motorcycle accidents since drivers can behave negligently and cause accidents. At Omega Law Group Injury & Accident Attorneys , our Los Angeles motorcycle accident attorneys have decades of combined experience representing personal injury lawsuits.
Have you or someone you love been injured in a motorcycle accident? It is very important that you consult with a knowledgeable and caring Beverly Hills personal injury lawyer who can help you file a lawsuit.
Meet with an Experienced Motorcycle Accident Lawyer in Beverly Hills
Our top priority is to educate you so that you are aware of your options and to protect your rights at all times. If we know we are in for a fight, we compensate with over-preparation. We are always more prepared than the person on the other side.
In addition, we want to ensure that you feel comfortable talking to us and know that we are working hard to recover compensation on your behalf. We work on a contingency fee basis so that you don't have to worry about paying us anything upfront unless we win a recovery. We are not afraid to take your case to trial, if necessary.
What Are the Common Causes of Motorcycle Crashes in Los Angeles?
Motorcycle accidents can be caused by a wide variety of factors, ranging from driver negligence to poor road conditions. It is important for motorcycle riders in Los Angeles and California to understand the various causes of motorcycle accidents so that they can take steps to reduce their risk of being involved in one. Here are seven common causes of motorcycle accidents:
- Distracted driver
- Drunk driver
- Drugged driver
- Improper weather conditions
- Poor road conditions
- Improper road maintenance
- Reckless driving/speeding
What Common Injuries Do Motorcyclists Often Suffer in a Motorcycle Accident?
Motorcycle riders are particularly vulnerable to serious injuries in the event of a motorcycle accident. The lack of protection from an enclosed vehicle means that even a minor crash can result in severe bodily trauma, including broken bones, lacerations, and head or neck injuries. Motorcyclists must understand the common types of injuries they may suffer if a driver acts negligently or recklessly on the road.
Below is a list of six examples of common motorcycle accident-related injuries:
- Broken Bones
- Head/Neck Injuries
- Spinal Cord Trauma
- Internal Bleeding
- Road Rash
What Is the Statute of Limitations for Filing a Motorcycle Accident Claim?
In California, you have a certain amount of time to file a claim for your motorcycle accident with the court. This is called the "statute of limitations", and in our state you only have two years from the date of your collision or discovery of the injury to file a claim. You must do this within the time set by the law or else you will not be able to recover any compensation for your accident. If you have been in an accident, two years can pass quickly. You should contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Los Angeles to help with your case. Your attorney will be able to do the necessary tasks within their appointed deadlines while you recover.
Do You have to wear a Motorcycle Helmet in California?
In California you must wear a federally DOT approved helmet while riding a motorcycle. This doesn't just mean the operator of the motorcycle but also any passengers. The law doesn't just include motorcycles but any motorized bicycles or cycles. If you decide to not wear a helmet you can face a $250 fine and/or a year of probation. But one of the biggest consequences of not wearing a helmet is if you are involved in an accident and are injured, you may have a more difficult time getting the compensation you deserve. This is because you willingly decided to not wear a helmet and that likely could have contributed to your injuries.
How Can an Attorney Help After a Motorcycle Accident?
After a motorcycle accident, it can be hard to navigate the legal system on your own. You may be struggling with medical bills, lost wages and other expenses related to the accident. This is why it is important to hire an experienced Los Angeles motorcycle accident attorney who can help you pursue compensation for these losses.
The attorneys at Omega Law Group Injury & Accident Attorneys have years of experience representing injured clients in Beverly Hills and throughout California. We understand what it takes to build a strong case no matter how complicated the circumstances surrounding your motorcycle accident may seem. Our experienced lawyers will investigate all the facts of your case and work tirelessly to get you the best possible outcome. Contact us today for a free consultation so we can discuss how our motorcycle accident attorneys can help!
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