What to Do after a Motorcycle Accident?
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Motorcycle accidents, by nature, are shocking and frightening experiences that can lead to serious injury and loss of life of those involved. When serious losses are involved in any accident, especially when the accident occurred due to the negligence of another party, there are several key steps victims or their family members can take to improve their chances of recovering compensation for their losses.
Important steps to take following a motorcycle accident include:
- Contact the police, even if you believe the accident to be minor
- Seek medical attention immediately, even if injuries are not severe or obvious
- Take photos of the accident scene if possible
- Gather witness information, including contact information
- Contact an experienced attorney for advice on your options for recovering compensation
At Politis & Matovina, P.A., we believe that immediate action is key to the successful recovery of compensation for losses sustained in a motorcycle accident. By preserving the evidence related to your accident, you dramatically improve your chances of successfully obtaining compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, property loss and pain and suffering.
Representing Victims and the Family Members
Unfortunately, the serious nature of injuries often sustained in motorcycle accidents can make it difficult to take legal action quickly. Our Ormond Beach motorcycle accident lawyers understand the difficulty facing accident victims, and take great care to offer the support victims and their family members need to mount a campaign for compensation. Even if the victim in a case is unable to directly participate in legal proceedings, we are able to work with their family members or on their behalf to pursue justice.