A man was waiting to make a left turn on a green light when someone ran a red light and struck him. He endured a shattered pelvis, which required immediate surgery. He spent almost two weeks in the hospital, during which time he needed several skin graft surgeries from his extensive road rash injuries. While in a rehab hospital he suffered from a staph infection.
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. Contact a Martin County Motorcycle Accident Attorneyfrom Lauri J. Goldstein & Associates, PLLC. when you need powerful legal assistance in fighting for compensation for injuries in motorcycle accidents caused by another driver.
The victim's lifestyle completely changed after the accident. A verdict of $1.2 million was awarded to the victim.