North Miami Single-Bike Accidents
There are many things that can cause a motorcyclist to lose control of their bike and to cause a single motorcycle accident in North Miami or their community. Poor road design or road debris are two leading causes of single motorcycle accidents. However, motorcyclist error, poor road conditions, mechanical failure, and other issues can all cause the rider to lose control of their bike and careen out-of-control.
If you have been injured in a single motorcycle accident, you may still have legal options for seeking compensation. Even with no at-fault driver, you may have options under your own insurance company policy in order to seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and more. To find out more, contact Flaxman Law Group at any time to arrange for a free case assessment. The attorneys at Flaxman Law Group have been working in the area for over 35 years and have more than 60 years of combined experience. We would be pleased to discuss your options and your insurance situation with you.What Happens When There is no At-Fault Driver?
In a motor vehicle accident in North Miami or another Florida community, it is common for the injured driver or passenger to seek compensation from the insurance company of the at-fault driver. In a single bike accident, the situation may mean may seem more complex. There is no at-fault driver. However, there may still be legal options. For example, your own insurance policy may help to cover the cost of injuries as well as the costs of motorcycle repair or replacement.
In many of these cases, as well, the injuries are preventable and are caused by negligence. For example, your injuries may have been caused by poor road design or another instance of negligence. In these cases, you may be able to seek compensation from liable parties as well through a legal claim. To find out what your options are, your best option is to speak with a personal injury attorney about your situation as soon as possible in order to start preserving your rights.What is the Best Course of Action After a Single Bike Accident?
If you've been in a single bike accident, your best course of action is to get medical treatment right away if you have been seriously injured. Even if you seem fine, get a prompt medical evaluation to rule out soft tissue injuries, life-threatening brain injuries, and other injuries. In addition, get documentation about what has led to the accident. Next, notify your own insurance company to report the single bike accident. However, avoid getting into great detail with your insurance company. Stick to the facts. In fact, before you contact your insurance company or shortly thereafter you will want to consult with a personal injury attorney who can protect your rights and your interests. An attorney can negotiate with your insurance carrier and can pursue full, maximum compensation in your case.
If you would like immediate assistance following a motorcycle accident in your community, contact the Flaxman Law Group law offices. The attorneys at our full-service law firm can give you an honest and thorough assessment of your chances at compensation. We can review your options for settlement, a civil claim, or an insurance claim. Your initial consultation with us is free of charge and comes with absolutely no obligation.