Motorcycle Accident Attorney Tampa – Corless Barfield Trial Group
Motorcycle accidents can be catastrophic to the motorcyclist and/or passenger. Often caused by the negligence of a driver of a car or some other motor vehicle, if you were injured in a motorcycle accident as the result of the negligence of another motorist, you may be entitled to a recovery against the at-fault vehicle’s driver and owner. It is important that you contact an attorney immediately and do not speak with car insurance companies prior to seeking legal advice.
In addition, if you are involved in a motorcycle accident with a car or some other motor vehicle, you may be entitled to benefits under your car insurance policy. Depending on the facts and circumstances surrounding your accident and your insurance policies, you may be entitled to benefits under your Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist (UM) coverage, or Medical Payments (Med Pay) coverage.
While riding in Florida, it is very important that motorcyclists are always aware of their surroundings. It is equally important that drivers of cars and other motor vehicles are aware of motorcyclists. Motorcyclists may be more difficult to see at times, however, motorcyclists are traffic and have all the same rights and responsibilities as all other motor vehicles. Look twice, and you may save a life.