Types of Motorcycle Accidents
Oklahoma City Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
5,290 motorcyclists lost their lives in traffic collisions in the U.S. in 2008 alone, according to statistics reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). 96,000 motorcyclists were injured.
- These injuries and fatalities resulted from various different types of motorcycle accidents:
- single-vehicle collisions
- multi-vehicle accidents
- motorcycle vs. car accidents
- motorcycle vs. truck accidents
- drunk driving accidents
- head-on collisions
- rear-end accidents
- speeding accidents
- accidents involving fixed objects.
47% of fatal motorcycle accidents involved a motorcycle and another type of motor vehicle. Of two-vehicle motorcycle accidents, 77% of the motorcycles involved were struck in the front while only 7% were struck in the rear.
An Oklahoma City personal injury lawyer at our law firm can help you regardless of the specific type of accident you or someone you love was involved in. We handle all types of motorcycle collision claims and lawsuits and offer a free case review to get the process started.
The Benefits of Enlisting an Attorney for Your Claim
Depending on the type of motorcycle accident you have been involved in, you may sustain serious and lasting injuries. This is particularly true if your accident involved a significantly larger vehicle such as a truck or bus or was a head-on collision, in which case the rate and extent of injury is much greater.
To have the greatest opportunity of moving forward with your life and working toward a better and brighter future, it is beneficial to involve a lawyer who has the resources and experience to properly address your insurance claim and guide you toward seeking the highest possible settlement for your unique case.
With more than three decades of combined legal experience and the know-how to fully address your unique needs, our law firm can provide you with the guidance and care that makes a difference in the outcome of your case.
Contact an Oklahoma City motorcycle accident lawyer from the Law Offices of Stipe & Belote to learn how you can seek fair compensation for your injuries and losses.