Motorcycle Accident Awards
If you have suffered a personal injury in a motorcycle accident, you may be eligible to file suit and obtain damages to compensate you for medical bills and lost wages, as well as pain and suffering. Although the settlement amount will depend on who is at fault for the accident, the extent of your injuries, and other factors, rest assured that, if you hire an experienced motorcycle accident attorney, he or she will utilize every legal resource available to help you obtain compensation. The following are some well-known motorcycle accident settlements.
Well-Known Motorcycle Accident Verdicts and Settlements
$2.49 Million Verdict, $100,000.00 Settlement (California) - A 26-year-old motorcyclist suffered facial injuries and paralysis of his right arm in a motorcycle accident. The collision was caused by dangerous conditions on public property (unkempt bushes blocking the cyclist's vision). The state of California paid damages to the injured.
$1.75 Million Settlement (California) - A motorcyclist had his leg amputated after a collision with a motorist. The accident was due to overgrown vegetation blocking the motorist's view of the motorcyclist. The motorist and the property owner were held liable and each paid damages to the victim.
$2.38 Million Settlement (Florida) - A motorcyclist was injured in a fall from his motorcycle caused by falling debris from a passing truck. The trucking company paid damages to the victim.
$195,000.00 Settlement (Minnesota) - A 42-year-old motorcyclist suffered multiple fractures, a collapsed lung, and a damaged spleen in a collision with an automobile. The motorist paid a sizeable settlement to compensate the victim's injuries.
Contact a Motorcycle Accident Attorney
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident, a talented motorcycle accident lawyer can pursue compensation for your injuries. Take the first step in making sure your rights as a cyclist are protected and use LawyerShop to locate a motorcycle accident attorney in your area.