How Comparative Fault Affects Motorcycle Accident Settlement?

Motorcyclists have the same responsibilities and rights on the roadway as the drivers of other vehicles. However, the state of California gives some additional rights for the motorcyclists like lane splitting and sharing. The law categorizes the motorcycles as small and more maneuverable vehicles, so that they can enjoy these privileges which are not given…

The Do’s and Don’ts to Remember Regarding California Motorcycle Lane Splitting

Motorcycle lane splitting has been a normal practice on streets and highways with traffic. California has become the only state in the U.S. that has made it legal. California Vehicle Code 21658.1 characterizes lane splitting as “driving a motorcycle between rows of stopped or moving vehicles in the same lane including on both divided and…

Property Damage Claims in Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents are usually very dangerous to those involved. There are laws containing several small details that the presence of a Motorcycle Accident Attorney is highly recommended. Below is a discussion on some of the most important factors regarding motorcycle accident claims such as the property damage claim. Property Damage Claim It is important that…

Wrongful Death Compensation in California Motorcycle Accidents

The statistics of motorcycle accidents in California say that there has been a considerable increase in the number of motorcycle crashes over the past years. The death rate of those who face such accidents is also very high. Though helmets are useful in reducing the effect of the motorcycle crashes, the helmet-wearing riders also succumbed…

Defensive Motorcycling – a Life-Saving Technique

Motorcyclists are exposed to people and the elements in trucks and cars which can be harmful, or even fatal, to them. A defensive approach is particularly important to motorcycle riders. They can do certain things to reduce the possibility of being in a motorcycle accident. Defensive Riding Technique There are some techniques which can be…

Motorcycle Safety Tips for New Riders

Riding a motorcycle is fun and fuel efficient when compared to driving a car. However, it is a sad truth that the chances of death in motorcycle accidents are much higher than those in car accidents. It is also a fact that the majority of the people who face death in motorcycle accidents are old…

3 Reasons to Hire a Motorcycle Attorney

A motorcycle ride is a thrilling experience. It has the special power to calm the mind of the rider. But the motorcycle ride is also risky at times. The rider must be cautious about the risks involved in the ride. Motorcycle accidents often come with severe damages. In case you or your loved one is…

Most Dangerous Spots at Roads for Motorcyclists

We can never predict a road accident, as it can happen out of nowhere in any random situation. Nevertheless, in accordance with some data on traffic accidents, we can generalize a few points and circumstances. Say, for example, the most common area for such collision would be the traffic intersections, in which a truck or…