Motorcycle accident law is a very specialized area that requires experience and expertise. For over twenty years, the motorcycle injury attorneys at Mancinilaw have represented those who have been seriously injured in these accidents. We offer clients outstanding service, representation, and results. Motorcycle accidents present an increased risk of fatality and injury over car or truck accidents. 

Motorcycle Crashes

About 75% of motorcycle accidents involve a crash with another vehicle, primarily cars. Over the past decade, over 70,000 people have suffered from serious injuries while over 3,000 more have died from motorcycle accidents. In the overwhelming majority of these cases, the biker is not at fault for the accident.

A motorcycle accident victim may be entitled to the following types of compensation:

  • Medical treatment and compensation for future medical care

  • Motorcycle repair or replacement

  • Payment of medical bills

  • Recovery of lost wages from the accident

  • Recovery for pain and suffering from injuries

What to do after a crash

Here are some things you should do if you've been injured in a vehicle crash:

Seek immediate medical attention.

Ensure that a police report is made as soon as possible after the collision, and request a copy of the police report.

Obtain the name and address of the other driver(s) involved in the collision, the name of their insurance company, the policy number, their driver's license number, and plate number.

Obtain the names, addresses, and phone numbers of anyone who witnessed the collision. Report the collision to your insurance company.

Take photographs of the damage to all vehicles if possible.

Take photographs of the scene of the collision.

Do not speak with the other driver(s), their insurance company or investigator, or any witnesses.

Keep a log of all of your medical treatment and bills as well as your physical complaints.

Attend any traffic court hearings for citations issued to the other driver pertaining to liability.

Do not talk to any Insurance Companies without consulting with an experienced auto accident attorney

Retain an attorney who is experienced in the area of motor vehicle accidents at your earliest opportunity to protect your rights.