Motorcyclists know the risks of being on the road—they’re less likely to be seen by other drivers, and when an accident occurs, they may be assumed to be at fault.
Kandell & Kandell represents clients in South Florida who have been injured in motorcycle accidents. Motorcyclists are often pegged to be irresponsible drivers, but we know that negligence by car and truck drivers is commonly the cause of such accidents.
A majority of motorcycle accidents are actually caused by other motorists. Motorcyclists face a consistent struggle with other motorists who do not see them. Motorists can pull out in front of the motorcycle and change lanes without signaling or looking. Many accidents are caused by dangerous road conditions or in road construction zones while there are others that are caused by drunk driving and other driver negligence.
No matter what the cause of your accident, it is important to seek legal representation if another person or party’s negligence is to blame. We can guide you through the legal process following an accident, holding the responsible party accountable for your injuries and accident-related expenses.
Motorcycle accidents almost always result in serious injuries. Since there is no outside barrier, motorcyclists are often thrown from their vehicles. Subsequently, they suffer serious injuries such as:
Many motorcycle accidents cause fatal injuries. If you have lost a loved one, our firm can help you file a wrongful death lawsuit and seek compensation for the current and long-term damages associated with your loss.