Motorcycle accidents are particularly dangerous. The exposure of the rider and lack of protection can result in very serious injuries or even death. Unfortunately, such accidents are all too frequent. Other vehicle operators tend to be less aware of the motorcycle rider and the result is an injury accident and in some cases a fatality. If you or a loved one has suffered a motorcycle accident that resulted in injuries, it is important that you contact a Martin County motorcycle accident attorney. In order to recover certain types of compensation it is often more productive to turn over the insurance claim to a qualified personal injury lawyer who is familiar with dealing with insurance claims and can take this part of the problem off your plate.
An active duty sailor was riding his motorcycle when a shuttle van from an auto dealership turned in front of the motorcycle. The motorcycle immediately struck the side of the van throwing the motorist and causing his pelvis to break, as well as, smashing his testicles. The plaintiff's lawyers argued the van had violated the motorist's right of way and the jury found the defendant 100% at fault. The motorist was awarded $53,000 for medical bills and lost wages. He also received $7 million for pain and suffering.
If the injured person was a breadwinner in a family, and now is unable to work, it is possible that a claim for lost wages and future lost wages can be made successfully. It is hard enough to face the difficulty of an injured family member and the emotional devastation involved, but facing financial problems due to the accident can be overwhelming. This is when an attorney from Lauri J. Goldstein & Associates, PLLC, can assist you with understanding, skill and dedication to fight to get the compensation that will provide for your family in the future. An attorney would like to review your case immediately and evaluate what can be done to assist you in your claim. In a case in which the motorcyclist was seriously injured, it is crucial that you have an attorney to assist you.