Motorcycle accidents are usually a result of motorist negligence
One of the most important things you can do after being injured in a motorcycle accident is contacting a competent motorcycle lawyer. Motorcycle accidents can be extremely dangerous and may even lead to death. Statistics show that a person riding a motorcycle is at much greater risk for serious injury when hit by a car. Unfortunately, numerous biases exists against motorcycle riders. Therefore, motorcycle accident cases can be complex and difficult to successfully defend. Our Chicago accident lawyers are aware that motorcycle accidents are often treated different than other motor vehicle accidents. It is a common stereotype that motorcycle riders are reckless and careless. We know how to overcome these misconceptions and prejudices against motorcycle riders. Contrary to popular belief, motorcycle accidents are usually the result of other motorists’ negligence and failure to detect and recognize motorcycles on the road. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, it is imperative that you seek a personal injury lawyer with trial experience. Many insurance company lawyers are likely to offer higher settlements to trial attorneys in order to avoid the costs and risks associated with a trial. Call the experienced motorcycle accident lawyers at The Horwitz Law Group for a free consultation: (312) 641-9200.