Some of the worst personal injury cases seen by Santa Ana lawyers tend to arise as a result of a motorcycle accident. The freedom of riding a motorcycle can be incredible, offering much more appreciation of the stunning Californian scenery and sunshine than you can possibly achieve when boxed into a car, truck, or bus. Of course, the lack of a metal box interfering with your feeling at one with your surroundings also means that you have a lack of the protection offered by that very same metal box in the event of a collision. You may be a careful and law-abiding biker, wearing an approved helmet and appropriate clothing every time you ride, but all it takes is one reckless or negligent driver drifting into your lane, cutting you off, or paying absolutely no attention to your presence, to leave you with life-changing or life-limiting injuries.
When an intoxicated, speeding or otherwise reckless motorist has caused you to sustain serious injuries, a Santa Ana motorcycle accident attorney from the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg will dedicate their legal experience and knowledge to protecting your legal rights.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), a motorcycle is defined as “two- or three-wheeled motorcycles, off-road motorcycles, mopeds, scooters, mini bikes, and pocket bikes”, for the purposes of compiling statistics. The most recent of these statistics, relating to accidents and incidents occurring in 2016, includes the following key facts and figures:
Only a highly skilled and experienced motorcycle crash attorney has the expertise you need to recover the maximum compensation available to you when your life has been dramatically altered by the negligence or reckless driving of another motorist. Through enabling our lawyers to shoulder the burden of pursuing a fair settlement on your behalf, you can take the time you need to rest, recover, and adjust to the after-effects of your motorcycle accident.
When you hire a lawyer from the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg, you can rest assured that we will work tirelessly to prove the negligent or reckless behavior of the responsible motorist, holding them fully accountable for the consequences of their actions. To discuss how we could help you, schedule your free initial consultation by calling us today at 310-997-0904.