San Mateo County, California Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

Auto accidents of all kinds are jarring, and, often, devastating. This is particularly true when concerning motorcycle crashes, as bikers seldom have anything to protect them other than the helmets on their heads. If you or a loved one was involved in a motorcycle crash caused by the negligence of another driver, you can turn to a competent San Mateo County motorcycle accident lawyer from the Law Offices of Allister R. Liao.

Motorcycle Accident Lawyer | Based in San Mateo County, California

Compared with all other motor vehicle crashes, motorcycle crashes have the highest fatality numbers. In fact, roughly 80 percent of all motorcycle crashes involve a fatality. Whether your loved one lost their life in a motorcycle accident or you were severely injured due to the negligence of another, our San Mateo County, California motor vehicle accident lawyer is here to help you get the compensation to which you are entitled.

Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcyclists can sustain very serious injuries when they or others ignore the rules and regulations of the road. Just some of the most common causes of motorcycle accidents that we see here in the state of California are as follows:

  • Tailing bikers too closely
  • Trying to pass bikers
  • Lane splitting
  • Dangerous lane changing/merging
  • Speeding
  • Left-turn crashes
  • Distracted driving
  • Driving while intoxicated
  • Sudden stops
  • Opening car doors into passing bikers

Injuries Sustained in Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents produce a wide range of critical injuries. Some injuries most commonly associated with motorcycle accidents are as follows:

  • Road rash
  • Scarring/disfigurement
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal injuries/paralysis
  • Nerve damage
  • Broken bones/sprains
  • Lacerations

Getting You Compensated

To receive compensation for an injury sustained in a motorcycle accident, we’ll have to prove that you were hurt as a direct result of another party’s negligence. As long as we can do so, via surveillance/GoPro footage, pictures of damage caused by the accident, witness testimony, and medical documentation (among other types of evidence) you should receive compensation to help you deal with the economic & non-economic damages caused by your accident. This can include:

  • Pain and suffering
  • The cost of medical care/rehabilitation
  • The loss of enjoyment of life
  • The cost of lost past & future wages
  • Emotional anguish

Contact a Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Today

The Law Offices of Allister R. Liao is a dedicated legal representative of the wrongfully injured here in California, and has been for years. If you need a personal injury law firm you can depend on to fight for the compensation you deserve and need to get your life back after an accident, you’ve come to the right place. Contact a motorcycle accident lawyer from our firm so we can get started working on your chase.

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