Motorcycle Accident Lawyer, Lawsuits & Settlements in WA State
serving: Tacoma, Seattle, Bellevue, Auburn, Everett, Federal Way, Kent, Renton
If you’ve been in a motorcycle accident in the Seattle or Tacoma, WA area, you are most likely drowning in doctor and hospital bills and wondering if you should hire a lawyer. It could depend on a few different factors. Our office can help you determine if you have a case based on a few different criteria.
Seattle, WA motorcycle injuries can be extremely severe because of the unprotected driver. The accident can produce very severe injuries. There’s no protection from an air bag, metal walls or cushioned seats. Bike injuries involve skidding on the ground or being tossed into the air as well as the impact of the crash itself. There’s no protection from other cars, the road and street signs. Neck and head injuries are fairly common occurrences. There are medical bills that can pile up, and with loss of work, those bills can be staggering as well as overwhelming. At attorney will assess your case, find out who was at fault and prove that the negligence of another was the cause of your motorcycle accident. It cannot remove the accident itself, but it will help pay for damages and loss of work as well as pain and suffering because of another’s negligence.
Who is at Fault?
The other driver might be at fault if he or she was negligent, ignored streets signs or right-of-way intersections. The police do not always document the fault of another in the case of accidents. That’s left to investigators hired by an attorney. We’ll determine fault in the accident and bring experts who will testify to the fact that another person was at fault. In some cases, the fault may fall at the feet of the city because of poor road conditions or confusing signs. An attorney with experience in bike accidents can help advise you.
No lawyer can guarantee a victory, but our offices are extremely qualified and have handled hundreds of motorcycle cases for our clients. If you’ve been hurt in a motorcycle accident in the Seattle or Tacoma, WA area, we can investigate, successfully recover fair compensation and fight for you.