Motorcycle Accident AttorneyMatthew Driggs / 1 Comments /
Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
With community action programs like Start Seeing Motorcycles and others, it is no question as to whether or not the safety of a motorcycle riders is at risk due to driver negligence; often drivers simply do not see them. According to the Utah Department of Public Safety in 2012 27% of drivers who hit motorcycles were turning left – plain and simple – drivers need to be more aware of their surroundings and watch, especially while turning. Last year, 2012 the Utah Highway Safety Office reported 1,229 motorcycle crashes for the state; leaving 1,111 injured and 32 of those were fatal. We all know that riding a motorcycle carries an inherent risk, but when you are involved in a motorcycle accident due to the negligence of another driver – you need a motorcycle accident lawyer with the experience and tenacity to get you the compensation you deserve – you need the Advocates.
Often a motorcycle crash results in injury, and when the medical bills start piling up, the paychecks stop coming from missing work, and your day to day life suffers due to pain from your injuries; the Advocates can help. Our team of injury lawyers are experienced with motorcycle accident cases and that experience can mean a significant difference in the outcome of your case or file.
The Leading Contributing Factors in Utah Motorcycle Accidents according to the Utah Department of Public Safety:
- Following to close
- Excessive speed
- Failed to stay in lane
- Swerved or Evasive Action
- Ran off of road
If you have been injured in an accident and are unsure if you have a case, contact the Advocates now for a free consultation. Our expert lawyers can assist you throughout the claim process and ensure you will get the compensation you need. Don’t wait, call now 801-326-0809.
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