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Albany Motorcycle Injury Lawyer

Albany Motorcycle Injury LawyerMotorcycle accidents can have devastating effects on a rider such as severe, life-altering injuries. Even when a motorcyclist is strictly adhering to driving laws, wearing a helmet (as required by New York state law), and proceeding cautiously, he is in greater danger of serious injury than any other motorist on the road.

The inherent danger of motorcycles is two-fold. First, the small size of the vehicle greatly limits its visibility to other drivers. If motorists are negligent while checking for other vehicles before proceeding, the situation can easily end in a catastrophic accident with an unseen motorcycle.

Secondly, motorcyclists have a much higher risk of injury on the road since no protective barrier exists between the rider and the ground. When a car hits another large vehicle, there is a protective shell around the passengers that absorbs much of the impact. Unfortunately, motorcyclists are not so lucky; the lack of a barrier means the rider may take the brunt of the impact in an accident.

Contact an Albany Motorcycle Injury Lawyer at (518) 426-7750 for a free case consultation.

 

Fighting for Compensation

In New York, motorcyclists are not entitled to no-fault medical and wage benefits from their insurance companies that other motorists may be able to collect. Because of this, the only option available for riders hurt in motorcycle accidents is to pursue a personal injury claim against the negligent driver who caused the accident.

If you or a loved one has sustained serious injuries in a motorcycle accident, you may be eligible for compensation. It is vital for an injured motorcyclist to seek legal representation from an Albany, NY personal injury lawyer immediately to fight for compensation.

At Smalline and Harri, our motorcycle accident lawyers understand how difficult an accident can be and want to help. We can investigate the circumstances of your accident and gather detailed testimony from witnesses and other drivers. Our NY personal injury lawyers are prepared to aggressively fight in or out of court for fair compensation. We are committed to providing the best possible legal representation for those hurt in motorcycle accidents. Contact Smalline and Harri to fight for compensation for your motorcycle accident injuries.

Call 518-426-7750 today to discuss your case with our
experienced motorcycle accident lawyers!