Motorcycle Accidents

Experienced Motorcycle Accident Lawyers in Hartford County

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Because of the small size and relatively unprotected nature of motorcycles, motorcycle accidents frequently occur when other drivers fail to see the motorcyclist, resulting in serious injuries or fatalities. According to a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in 2014, there were 92,000 motorcyclists injured in motor vehicle accidents in the United States. If you were injured in a motorcycle accident caused by the negligence or recklessness of another driver or other party, a seasoned motorcycle crash attorney at The Law Offices of Marc N. Needelman can help you obtain compensation for your harm. For over 35 years, our lawyers have been a legal resource for the people in Hartford County depend on to help them recover from difficult situations. Do not hesitate to contact us for a consultation.

Causes of motorcycle accidents in Connecticut

Each motor vehicle accident attorney at our firm has the experience and qualifications to help victims injured in motorcycle crashes caused by someone else’s negligence recover fair compensation for their harm. Motorcycle crashes may be caused by defective or dangerously designed or manufactured motorcycles or other vehicles, defective motorcycle or auto parts, or even dangerous or negligent road design. Driver negligence by car drivers and motorcyclists is one of the most common causes of motorcycle accidents. At the Law Offices of Marc N. Needelman, we help victims recover from injuries due to all types of driver negligence, including:

  • Speeding
  • Drunk driving
  • Texting or talking on cell phones
  • Distracted driving
  • Failure to check blind spots
  • Failure to yield
  • Failure to obey traffic signs or rules of the road
  • Lane splitting
  • Sudden lane changes

Assisting injured CT motorcyclists in complex cases

Unfortunately, motorcyclists have developed a reputation for reckless driving and are often blamed for causing injury accidents. However, motorcycle crashes are frequently caused by larger passenger cars, trucks and other vehicles. Our motorcycle accident lawyers take immediate, aggressive action to protect the rights of our clients, including meticulously investigating crashes and preparing and preserving valuable evidence and witness testimony. Even if a motorcyclist contributed to an accident, our attorneys may be able to help you recover compensation as long as your percentage of negligence is less than the combined negligence of the other parties involved.

Contact an experienced legal team with motorcycle accident experience

At the Law Offices of Marc N. Needelman, we never hesitate to fight hard on behalf of our clients in order to obtain fair results and full compensation. Motorcycle accidents can end in devastation. To learn more about motorcycle accidents and how we may be able to assist in your personal injury or wrongful death claim, please contact us for a free initial consultation.