Motorcycle accidents are some of the most dangerous accidents on our roads, and if another motorist leaves you injured in such an accident, obtaining compensation through an insurance claim is essential to your ability to fully recover.
There’s no better way to enjoy yourself than getting out on your motorcycle, and Texas is a great state for riding. Motorcycle accidents, on the other hand, are exceptionally dangerous and can disrupt the course of your life in only a moment. If another motorist’s negligence leaves you injured in a motorcycle accident, reach out to an experienced Spring, Texas, personal injury lawyer today.
If you’ve been injured by another motorist’s negligence, you’ll need to file a claim with the at-fault party’s insurance company. While the insurance company is paid to cover your damages, it’s important to recognize that the process of obtaining the compensation to which you are entitled is likely to be time-consuming, and it’s in the best interest of you and your case to consult with a skilled personal injury attorney.
The insurance company is in the business of making money, and toward this end, they have multiple ways of attempting to thwart or minimize your motorcycle accident claim, including all of the following:
The insurance company is not on your side, and you are ill-advised to proceed as if it is.
While the insurance company is very likely to request that you provide an official statement about the accident that left you injured, the law does not require you to do so, and you’re far better off allowing your dedicated personal injury attorney to provide the insurance company with the information it needs on your behalf. Insurance representatives are adept at getting statements from vulnerable accident victims (like you) that go on to damage their claims, so proceeding with caution is always advised.
After a motorcycle accident and injuries, you have a difficult path toward recovery ahead, but there are several things that you can do to help yourself and your case in the process. These include:
When you’re on your motorcycle, you have nothing other than your helmet and any other protective gear to shield you from the impact of an accident, which leaves you especially vulnerable to serious injuries. Damages related to a serious motorcycle accident can be extensive, including all of the following:
If another motorist leaves you injured in a motorcycle accident, R. Jason Holladay at Holladay Law Firm in Spring, Texas, is a personal injury attorney committed to engaging his considerable skill and experience in defense of your rights and in pursuit of the compensation to which you’re entitled. For a free consultation, please don’t hesitate to contact us online or call us at 800-900-3319 today.