YOU HAVE BEEN INJURED IN A MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT.
Riding a motorcycle is not only fun but is also a practical option for commuting to work for many people in southern California. Traffic can make commute times unbearable, but riding a motorcycle and safely lane splitting can reduce commute times substantially. Although fatal motorcycle accidents are more common than fatal car accidents that’s a risk most motorcyclists are willing to take.
Riders can take every precaution and still be unlucky and get injured in an accident. Taking safety precautions can save your life, but the forces involved in most automobile vs motorcycle accidents result in substantial injuries to the rider. Knowing what to do following a motorcycle accident is crucial.
Call emergency services immediately following the accident. Being hit by a car can lead to serious injuries and emergency medical care may be necessary. If you are unable to call yourself, ask someone on the scene for help. If you are able, make sure the other parties involved are ok.
Document everything. A police report can be crucial evidence in your case. Photographs and videos of your injuries and the damage to the vehicles and your personal property, such as your helmet, can make all the difference in your case.
If you are injured or believe you may have been injured, get medical treatment immediately. There may be more serious injuries you are not aware of. Documenting your injuries as soon as possible following the accident is important when fighting the insurance company. If you don’t have access to medical care, The Quigley Law Firm, APC can ensure you get the treatment you need.
Calling a personal injury lawyer who handles motorcycle accidents soon after the accident can make the difference between a favorable and unfavorable outcome. Call The Quigley Law Firm, APC today to get your free consultation today.
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Do not hesitate. Call The Quigley Law Firm, APC today for your free case consultation. Getting into a motorcycle accident can be overwhelming, especially with serious injuries and damage to your property. Call today and let us take care of the insurance company while you focus on your health.