Motorcycle Accident Laws in New Hampshire
Motorcyclists are at a disadvantage compared to car drivers as soon as they hit roadway due to the very nature of a bike. Often, motorcyclists don’t get the respect and curtesy they deserve, even though they are entitled to the same rights as anyone else on the road. If you were hit and injured while on your motorcycle in New Hampshire, let the accident attorneys at Laws & Demers, PLLC, work to get the help and support you need to deal with the injuries and financial strain those injuries have created. Our firm understands the unique situation a motorcyclist is in after a crash and will fight to protect the rights of all New Hampshire motorcyclists.
The very nature of a motorcycle makes the motorcyclist prone to more dangerous injuries compared to a driver who may hit them. Your chances of sustaining injuries in a car accident are far less than that of a motorcycle. There is no steel cage of protection. There is no windshield. And, there is no seatbelt to keep a motorcyclist restrained if they get hit. An estimated 37 million dollars annually in medical and work loss cost are related to motorcycle crashes and injuries in New Hampshire alone. Even with a helmet on, a motorcyclist in New Hampshire can suffer devastating injuries if they are involved in just a minor accident.
Type of Motorcycle Injuries
Some of the common injuries include:
- Head injuries (even with a helmet)
- Lacerations and abrasions
- Broken bones, fractures, and sprains
- Spinal cord injuries
- Internal bleeding
These injuries can be costly and lead to a lifetime of pain and suffering. There may be the need for ongoing treatment or rehabilitation. The injuries from a motorcycle accident can lead to physical scars, emotional scars, and a disability that can prevent you from ever enjoying activities you loved or returning to work. Laws & Demers, PLLC, can evaluate what the accident has cost you and will fight to help you recover damages that may help you get back what you have lost.
Experienced Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
You need an attorney who understands the challenges motorcyclists face on the road and when battling insurance companies for needed help. Laws & Demers, PLLC, will aggressively pursue damages that you deserve. We will thoroughly investigate your case, interview witnesses, and enlist the help of medical experts who can relay what your injuries really mean for your future. We can reconstruct the accident and will keep you informed of your status and options. Our firm is dedicated to helping motorcyclists get the respect they deserve and the settlement they need after being involved in an accident. Let us hear the details of your accident and see what Laws and Demers, PLLC, may be able to do for you.
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