Are you looking for a Nevada Motorcycle Accident Attorney? Do you need to hire a Nevada Motorcycle Accident Lawyer? The West Seegmiller Attorneys represents motorcycle crash victims in Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange County, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas, Nevada. We have multiple offices in order to better serve your local needs. Over the past three decades, our personal injury lawyers have represented motorcycle riders injured in traffic accidents. Our legal team includes attorneys who are also motorcycle riders themselves. They are better able to understand the risks associated with driving motorcycles on our busy freeways.
There were 4,462 Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in the United States in 2009, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Under Nevada Civil Code section 1714, drivers are responsible for their own acts and injuries to another caused by his acts. In order to recover damages from another driver who may have caused a motorcycle crash, the injured motorcycle rider must prove the other driver was negligent or did not exercise the same reasonable care any prudent person would exercise under the same or similar circumstances.
There are specific elements that must be proved on a case-by-case basis in court. First, an injured person must prove that the defendant has a legal duty to exercise care toward them. Next, they must prove that the defendant breached that duty and it was the cause of the accident that injured the person. Finally, the injured person must prove they were in fact injured by providing evidence of medical costs and reports from doctors proving the injuries and the extent of those injuries. The total damages to an injured person will include costs to treat them, lost wages or loss of one’s future earnings and pain and suffering in some cases. Motorcycle Accident Attorneys must conduct an investigation immediately after an accident to:
Most motorcycle crashes result in serious physical injury. If you have suffered injury, or a family member has been killed, call for a confidential consultation with an experienced and caring Motorcycle Accident Attorney. We have offices in Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange County, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas, Nevada to better serve your local needs. We will give you sound advice and explain all of your options.