Many San Diego residents enjoy riding their motorcycles. From weekend trips to the desert, to daily trips around town, motorcycle riders love cruising around town. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents frequently occur in San Diego and often result in serious bodily injury. If you or someone you loved has suffered physical injuries as a result of a San Diego motorcycle crash, contact personal injury attorney Juan J. Ordaz Jr.
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Motorcycle Crash | Liability
Motorcycle crashes typically occur because of negligent or reckless driving. They commonly occur when a driver runs a red light, forgets to check their blind spot, or completely ignores traffic laws while texting and driving. Motorcycle accidents also stem from:
- Vehicles making illegal turns;
- Opening a car door without looking for oncoming traffic; and
- Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Based on the nature of the motorcycle crash, your personal injury attorney will need to perform a thorough fact finding investigation to determine the extent of the causes of the injury producing crash.
Motorcycle Crash | Injury
Most motorcyclist suffer a variety of injuries when involved in a motor vehicle accident. Depending on the nature of the accident, you may be able to obtain compensation from the negligent driver’s insurance company for your injury. The insurance police may be able to compensate your for pain and suffering, medical expenses and lost wages.
If a civil lawsuit is filed, you will have the prove the following:
- The alleged at-fault driver owed you a duty of care to drive safely;
- The defendant driver breached the duty of care and caused your injury;
- The defendant driver’s action or lack of action was the actual and proximate cause of your injury; and
- You (the plaintiff) suffered damages.
Ordaz Law, APC | Motorcycle Crash
Juan J. Ordaz Jr. provides candid, hardworking and personal legal representation to individuals seeking a motorcycle crash lawyer in San Diego County. We help victims suffering from a variety of injuries, who have sustained their injuries through traumatizing motorcycle collisions. We believe that it is a necessity to represent people who have sustained traumatic and debilitating injuries, and suffered ultimate losses.
Call (619) 550-3617 today so that we may schedule your free and discreet consultation with a premier San Diego motorcycle crash lawyer.
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Blog: Motorcycle Accidents
Sources and Useful Links:
California Department of Motor Vehicles – DMV Handbook Motorcycle
California Department of Motor Vehicles – California Driver Handbook – Sharing the Road
California Department of Motor Vehicles – California Driver Handbook – Visual Search