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What Happens if You are Partially At Fault for Your Motorcycle Accident?

Motorcycle drivers are probably better known for dressing all in black, lane splitting and speeding than they are for wearing neon orange and driving carefully and conservatively. Not surprisingly, the number one statement made by passenger car drivers involved in accidents with a motorcycle is “I never saw him.” Motorcycle Accidents and Injuries When it comes to motorcycle accidents, the injuries suffered by the rider are almost always severe. Because they are unprotected, except by a helmet and a little bit of leather, motorcycle riders who are hit by a passenger car frequently suffer serious,  if not fatal, injuries. In addition to the emotional damage caused by a crash, these injuries...

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3 Common Risks of Riding a Motorcycle Leading to Accidents.

Every year there are approximately 2,000 motorcycle accidents in Louisiana. In many of these, the bikers are fatally injured. Riding a motorcycle isn’t the same as driving a car. So its not surprising to find that the causes of motorcycle accidents, the injuries resulting from motorcycle accidents, and how liability is determined in these accidents are very different from those of car accidents. Risks of Riding a Motorcycle. Motorcycles are much smaller and lighter than cars. The rider is exposed and the bike itself is vulnerable to road conditions. These characteristics, along with others, make motorcycle riding riskier than riding in a car....

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