In a traffic accident involving motorcycles and automobiles, it is likely that the motorcyclist will suffer more harm than the auto driver who is protected by airbags, a steel frame, and additional safety features. Even if a motorcyclist has years of experience and is driving defensively while obeying all traffic laws, he or she can still be involved in a very serious collision on the roadway. Unfortunately, many insurance companies unfavorably stereotype motorcyclists as being careless and reckless.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a motorcycle accident, The Eichholz Law may be able to assist you. We have a detailed understanding of motorcycle laws and the resources to fully litigate any motorcycle injury claim.
Motorcycle laws vary from state to state. Georgia, for example, requires that all road-going motorcyclists must wear eye protection and helmets to reduce the risk of motorcycle injuries. Strict DUI laws are also being enforced in an attempt to reduce the chances of an accident occurring. Unfortunately, despite all of these safety measures, accidents happen.