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Motorcycle accidents often lead to serious injuries

A recent Pennsylvania motorcycle accident underlines the serious risk of injury faced by bikers. When negligent or reckless drivers do not know how to properly share the road, tragic motorcycle accidents can occur. In this particular accident, a person was thrown from his bike when another driver pulled out in front of him.

When involved in collisions, bikers often bear the brunt of the impact, suffering more severe injuries than those who are in larger vehicles. Bikers often sustain injuries such as road rash, broken bones and head or brain injuries. In this particular accident, the biker was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Bikers have the right to share the road. When other drivers infringe on their rights by failing to yield, pulling out in front of their motorcycles or practicing unsafe driving habits, bikers can suffer. Fortunately, injured bikers or the families of those killed in motorcycle accidents have the right to seek financial compensation for their suffering. After an evaluation, a lawyer can determine if a victim has grounds to file a civil claim in order to obtain a rightful recovery from his or her injuries.

Motorcycle accidents can cause irreparable damages and leave a person with life-long injuries or disabilities. To protect the rights granted to bikers, it is wise to seek the assistance of a Pennsylvania lawyer as soon as possible after an accident. A complete case evaluation can determine what legal options are available, as well as provide a clear understanding of the personal injury claims process. 

Source: fox43.com, “One man injured in crash involving car and motorcycle in Lancaster.“, Howard Sheppard, Dec. 31, 2015

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