Pursuing Full Compensation For Motorcycle Accident Victims
Motorcycle riders face a number of risks to be able to enjoy their right to ride. Some issues that create serious risk for motorcycle riders include:
- Drivers fail to see motorcycles — Car and truck drivers have a hard time noticing motorcycles until it is too late.
- Drivers fail to accurately predict where motorcycles are going — Even when a driver does notice a motorcycle, he or she may not give the rider enough space on the road or may cut the rider off.
- Some drivers act aggressively around motorcycles — An unfortunate number of people drive aggressively around motorcycles. Aggressive driving is bad enough around cars and trucks, it can be deadly for motorcycle riders.
Motorcycles offer little in the way of protection should an accident occur. Often the only thing standing between a rider and the road is his or her leather. The catastrophic nature of the accidents that motorcycle riders suffer means that they may be facing a long road to recovery and that they may need substantial help to get there. Working with an experienced personal injury attorney who understands the issues in motorcycle accident cases can ensure that you receive the full compensation you will need to overcome the challenges you face.
AV* Preeminent Rated Motorcycle Accident Attorney
I am attorney Eddy Meeks. I bring more than 38 years of personal injury trial experience to the table for my clients. I know what is necessary to create the strong cases my clients deserve. I go to the scene of the accident and work to gather all of the evidence needed to act as the foundation for a winning case. I also understand, and know how to overcome, the unconscious, irrational bias people can sometimes have against motorcycle riders. No one on a jury should allow any negative feelings they have about motorcycles to influence his or her ability to treat an injured rider fairly in court. I am respected within the legal community. I have received an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s peer-review rating system, the highest available rating.
When you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident, you cannot afford to receive less than the full compensation you need. Turn to personal injury lawyer Eddy Meeks for the help you need. For a free initial consultation, call 229-232-8599, toll free at 800-868-3869 or contact my office online.
I take cases on a contingent fee basis. I collect no attorney’s fees unless I secure compensation for you.
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