Motorcycle Accident Attorney in Columbus, Ohio
Award-Winning Personal Injury Team: Call (614) 321-3212
According to statistics, motorcycles have a
35 times greater chance of getting into a wreck for every mile travelled, in comparison to passenger
vehicles. Since motorcycles are so much smaller than passenger vehicles
and motorcyclists do not have safeguards like seatbelts, airbags and walls
to protect them on the road, the damage after an accident can be catastrophic.
According to statistics, those on motorcycles are five times more likely
to be injured than occupants of other vehicles during an accident.
All too often, passenger vehicles are the ones at fault in these kinds
of accidents, because they failed to lookout for motorcycles. It is estimated
that up to two-thirds of motorcycle accidents are caused by other vehicles.
Motorcyclists often sustain extremely serious injuries after being involved
in an accident, such as:
Causes of Motorcycle Accidents
While riding a motorcycle is inherently dangerous because of the lack of
protection available to riders, many motorcycle accidents are actually
caused by human error.
Some common causes of motorcycle accidents include:
- Drunk drivers
- Head on collisions
- Blind spots
- Unsafe left turns
- Dangerous road conditions
Why Work With Our Personal Injury Attorneys?
Are you out of work and without transportation? Do you have numerous, unpaid
medical bills hanging over your head? The
Columbus personal injury lawyers at Rourke and Blumenthal are well-versed in this area of the law and prepared
to get to work for you. Whether you were injured because of the negligence
of another driver or as a result of a
defective motorcycle orunsafe roadway, we can provide you with the legal counsel and guidance you are searching for.
We can help you fight for the damages you deserve, including property damage,
lost wages, medical expenses, pain and suffering, loss of consortium and
more! We have a combined total of
75 years of experience that we are prepared to put to work in your case. As an AV Rated®
firm by Martindale-Hubbell®, you can count on us to do everything
possible to help you obtain the results you deserve.
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For more information about our firm and how we can help you and to tell
us about the particulars surrounding your case,
contact our office
for a free consultation now!