Bikers simply do not have the same amount of protection as car drivers and injuries can be devastating and life-altering.
If you suffered injuries in a motorcycle accident, and someone else is responsible, our expert lawyers will make them pay for their negligence.
Our team will help you obtain compensation for your suffering when you contact our experienced motorcycle accident attorneys at Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman for help.
The insurance company for the driver who caused your crash will do everything possible to decrease the amount it will have to pay to settle your claim. Our team of experts will do everything possible to fight them and increase the amount they will have to pay to settle your claim.
During the latest reporting year in Pennsylvania, there were over 3,000 motorcycle crashes that caused 180 fatalities and over 3,000 injuries. If you have been in a motorcycle accident, the first thing you need to do is seek medical treatment for any injuries you have sustained, no matter how minor they seem.
Please understand that many injuries do not begin to present signs and symptoms until hours or even days after a motorcycle crash. Any gap in treatment from the time of a crash to the time you receive treatment can be used against you by the insurance companies.
While at the scene of a crash, do everything you can to document what happened. This includes taking photographs and recording witness statements. Be sure to get copies of all police reports related to the crash.
Motorcyclists are vulnerable to serious injuries on the roadway. Even when a rider is wearing a helmet, they can still get seriously hurt. A typical passenger vehicle weighs around 4,000 pounds. When a motorcyclist is struck, they usually suffer from two impacts – one with the vehicle and one with the ground.
The most common injuries a motorcyclist suffer from in a crash include:
Did you suffer critical injuries in a motorcycle accident in Erie, PA? Are you feeling overwhelmed and intimidated by the thought of going to court? Get a strong legal advocate on your side who can support you during these difficult times.
Contact a respected Erie, PA motorcycle accident attorney at Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman to get started on your insurance claim today. Schedule your no-cost, risk-free case review when you fill out our convenient contact form or call our office at 888-988-9467.
Make an appointment at our Pittsburgh office for your free consultation. We are confident that you will trust us with your legal needs and fight for what you deserve. We do not charge a fee for personally consulting with you. In every new case, our fee is only 25%. There is no fee unless recovery is made. We invite you to review the significant Pittsburgh, PA personal injury cases we have won.