CALIFORNIA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAW In the United States of America, one of the most leading causes of fatal roadway accidents is motorcycle accidents. In result, we face a lot of areas of law in such accidents, such as personal injury, product liability, fault issues, helmet laws, and property rights. Below, The Margarian Law Firm lawyers will introduce you the main elements of the California Motorcycle Accident Law. Moreover, in the resources of our site you can find detailed information about California Personal Injury Law. What is a California Motorcycle Accident? How a California Motorcycle Accident Attorney Can Help You What Kind of Compensation You Can Get After Suffering from a Motorcycle Accident in California 1. When Does a California Motorcycle Accident Occur? In most cases, motorcycle’s size makes it less visible for drivers of turning vehicles. Oftentimes, car drivers do not expect that a motorcycle can try to pass within the same lane and such maneuvers can result in horrible outcomes. In general, the victims of motorcycle accidents suffer from the following injuries: Fractures, Brain injury, Lacerations, Loss of Limbs, Back and/or neck injuries, Death. However, we should know that under California Vehicle Code Section 27803(b), it is unlawful to operate a motorcycle, motor-driven cycle, or motorized bicycle if the driver or any passenger is not wearing a safety helmet. Nonetheless, it will not prevent you from recovering your injuries if someone else provoked the accident. 2. How Can a California Motorcycle Lawyer Protect Your Rights? Unfortunately, a vehicle accident can happen with everyone. If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident, you will need to hire a motorcycle accident lawyer. Vehicle accidents that involve fatalities require significant legal representation of an experienced and aggressive accident lawyer. The Margarian Law Firm may help you to recover the compensation you deserve if a loved one is killed or you suffered any other loss because of a motorcycle accident in California, especially if in your case were involved a reckless driver or a driver under the influence. 3. What Kind of Compensation You Can Get After Suffering a Motorcycle Accident in California If under unfortunate circumstances you suffered from a motorcycle accident in California, then you may be entitled to receive compensation for your losses incurred due to a motorcycle accident, including: Injuries; Loss of wages; Car repairs; Medical treatment; Punitive damages. The array of expenses which should be covered always depends on the specific circumstances of your case. Therefore, you will need a professional help to get compensation for all your losses. Consequently, the last thing you want to do if you are a victim of an accident is to prepare required law documents, and fight with insurance companies for getting compensation. The Margarian Law Firm offers you to handle all details of your particular case of personal injury. Firstly, we will have an initial consultation for you. Then, our lawyers will explain you how to take care of you and also get compensation and reimbursement for suffered damages. When you hire us, you can leave the entire legal headache and concentrate on your recovering.