Fatalities Caused by Motorcycle Accidents
Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents have a high risk of fatalities. Motorcycle riders are far less protected than drivers in trucks or cars. Motorcycle riders are often thrown from their vehicles at the moment of impact and there is very little protecting them from the road and from other vehicles on the road except for layers of Kevlar and perhaps a motorcycle helmet. When a family loses a loved one in a motorcycle accident, the grief can be overwhelming. In addition, the financial pressures caused by this type of accident can affect a family for decades to come.
If you have lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident in Miami or any South Florida community, you deserve not to have to worry about the financial difficulties as well as the emotional upset of your loss. If a motorcycle accident was caused by someone's negligence or recklessness, you have the right under Florida law to seek compensation for loss of benefits, loss of support, lost income, medical expenses, memorial expenses, and other costs as well. You can even seek punitive get it damage against the at-fault parties. If you are interested in learning more, you can always contact the Flaxman Law Group legal team for more information. The Flaxman Law Group legal team has more than 25 years of experience in wrongful death and personal injury claims across South Florida.Seeking a Legal Claim After a Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Miami or Your Community
Losing a loved one in a motorcycle accident is devastating. Of course, no amount of money will ever bring a loved one back. However, is seeking compensation can help you get answers about the cause of the accident, can help you relieve some of the financial pressures of your loss, and can help pressure at fault parties and making important safety changes. For example, if a defective product or defective part in the motorcycle caused the fatality, seeking a legal claim can pressure manufacturers into making important safety changes.Deciding to Pursue a Wrongful Death Claim in Miami or Your Community
You may have a wrongful death claim if you are a dependent or immediate family member of someone who has been killed in a motorcycle accident. In order to recover compensation, you will need to show that the accident was caused by negligence. Even if you do not have a wrongful death claim, you may have a personal injury claim. To find out more about your rights and options, contact a personal injury attorney in Miami or your community to discuss your situation.
Wrongful death litigation and laws in Florida are quite complex. If you believe you have a claim, it is important to speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible after the accident. If you are seeking a wrongful death attorney in Miami or South Florida, contact the Flaxman Law Group legal team for a free, no obligation consultation. The Flaxman Law Group legal team has recovered more than $25 million on behalf of thousands of wrongful death and personal injury victims in Miami and across South Florida.