Tampa Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
People ride motorcycles for many different reasons. For some it is a sensible and economical way to travel, yet for others it's out of sheer joy and pleasure. Much larger and heavier vehicles share the streets and highways with motorcycles. Motorcycle accidents can happen for many reasons, but the majority of the time the motorcyclist is not at fault. Poor road conditions, objects on the road, mechanical failure, tire blowout, motor vehicle driver failure to yield to motorcyclist are some factors contributing to a motorcycle accident.
For legal advice and assistance with a motorcycle accident, contact a personal injury lawyer with experience with all types of motorcycle accidents. At Givens Givens Sparks, we successfully represent individuals injured in motorcycle accidents who receive maximum compensation for their injuries. Our firm's exceptional Tampa motorcycle accident attorneys can answer your questions about types of motorcycle accidents,
sport bike accidents,
cruiser accidents and
drunk driver accidents.
Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries
Motorcycle accidents usually result in serious injuries to the motorcyclist considering that the only protection is clothing and a motorcycle helmet. The injuries may require prolonged hospitalization and long-term rehabilitation. Many injuries result in temporary or permanent disability or even death. Some common injuries from motorcycle accidents are as follows:
- Soft tissue damage - bruising and lacerations
- Fractures, dislocations, amputations
- Traumatic brain damage
- Spinal cord injuries resulting in paralysis
- Coma, death
A party responsible for an accident caused by negligence may be liable to the injured motorcyclist for damages. The damages may include medical costs, property damage, loss of earnings, pain and suffering and loss of companionship. A motorcycle accident victim should speak with an attorney before settling an insurance claim.
Typically, insurance companies attempt to lessen injuries and pay out as little as possible to the injured victim. Our Tampa personal injury attorneys at Givens Givens Sparks are experienced in the area of motorcycle accidents and have helped many clients receive the maximum monetary compensation available for their injures.
Contact us today to make an appointment with one of our qualified motorcycle accident lawyers.