Posted By: SSF Law Firm Posted In: Motorcycle Accident Posted On: July 29, 2020
Motorcycle accidents occur regularly anywhere in Pittsburgh or the rest of the nation. The numerous possible obstacles, such as other vehicles or driving in certain lanes, can easily cause a collision to happen. However, it is important to be aware of tips that could further reduce the risk of a motorcycle accident from occurring. As a result, Pittsburgh motorcycle accident attorneys with Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman P.C. would like to provide a few suggestions to increase the safety of motorcyclists in Pittsburgh.
According to data from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, motorcycle accidents have had a significant effect on the motorcyclists of the Commonwealth. Within the latest reporting year, there were more than 128,000 traffic crashes, in which motorcycles were a significant factor. The data also shows that these accidents have resulted in the following during the latest reporting year:
From this information, it can be seen that motorcycle accidents pose a significant risk to riders. As a result of this elevated risk, motorcyclists must exercise greater caution when driving a motorcycle. There are several safety suggestions that could help avoid any chances of an accident, which would include tips such as:
If you or somebody you care about has been injured in a motorcyclist crash due to the negligent or careless actions of another driver, contact an attorney as soon as possible. At Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman, our experienced and knowledgeable team is prepared to help by thoroughly investigating the entirety of your case and working on your behalf to secure the maximum compensation you are entitled to. This can include: