Free Consultations

We Advance All Costs - No Fee Unless We Win!

In this section
Review Us
Experienced trial lawyers With The Resources To Handle Your Case

Pennsylvania motorcycle accidents: the long-term repercussions

A Pennsylvania woman who suffered serious trauma in a motorcycle accident five months ago is still facing the permanent and lingering effects of the crash. The woman was riding her motorcycle when a drunk driver crossed the center line and caused the near-fatal crash. Motorcycle accidents often leave victims with serious injuries, many requiring long-term and expensive medical care.

During the accident, woman's head struck the pavement, and the motorcycle pulled her across the road. Her leg was amputated by the bike, and she suffered serious trauma to her stomach. Due to the quick action of two emergency care workers and a nurse who arrived on the scene immediately, she was already receiving medical care by the time the ambulance arrived. Family members were told that she would not live, and the doctors wanted to amputate her arm as well.

The victim considers it a miracle that she survived such severe trauma. As is the case with many motorcycle accident victims, she will be living the rest of her life dealing with the repercussions of the accident. In addition to the loss of her leg, she is also grappling with a loss of motion in her arm and hand. 

This particular accident underlines the serious nature of most motorcycle accidents. When innocent Pennsylvania riders suffer due to the actions of another driver, it is important to ensure that their rights are protected and they understand their right to pursue to financial compensation. After any type of motor vehicle accident, a victim can benefit from a full case evaluation with a knowledgeable attorney.

Source: heraldmailmedia.com, "Waynesboro woman at peace with devastating accident", Jennifer Fitch, Nov. 22, 2015

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

what our clients say about us

  1. $5.5 Million

    Settlement for spinal injury caused by delivery company's negligent vehicle maintenance

  2. $5 Million

    Settlement for traumatic brain injury

  3. $1.2 Million

    Settlement (Liability insurance limits) for death claim arising out of tractor trailer collision

  4. $1 Million

    Settlement for closed head injury/facial fractures due to negligent construction site practices

  5. $1 Million

    Arbitration award in death claim arising out of motor vehicle collision

  6. $1 Million

    Total workers' compensation settlement for injured worker who suffered orthopedic injuries and additional GI injuries due to prescription medications.

  7. $1 Million

    Policy limits recovered for head injury sustained by the user of unsafe rental equipment.

  8. $890,000

    Settlement for head injury of injured worker caused by negligent operation of equipment by a non-employer contractor on the job site.

  9. $875,000

    Settlement for ankle injury due to negligent dump truck operation

  10. $675,000

    Settlement for bilateral wrist injuries caused by the negligent operation of a tractor-trailer.

  11. $600,000

    Settlement for statutory cap of $500,000 for wrongful death of a worker who was killed when struck by a government-owned vehicle as well as policy limit for underinsured motorist coverage.

  12. $$450,000

    Workers' compensation settlement for a nurse who sustained a low back injury requiring multiple surgeries.

  13. $375,000

    Settlement for knee injury sustained in a motor vehicle collision with contested liability.

view more
email us for a response

Call Us 24/7 To Discuss Your Case

866-967-7235 | 717-496-0070

Absolutely no fee

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy