Motorcycle Accidents

Rosenberg & Rosenberg, P.A. has over 50 years of experience serving the local community and defending the rights of the wrongfully injured.

Hollywood Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

Helping Injured Bikers Throughout Florida

If you or a loved one has been involved in a motorcycle accident in Hollywood, you need a legal team on your side that understands the unique challenges of motorcycle accidents. At Rosenberg & Rosenberg, P.A., our experienced motorcycle accident attorneys are here to help you navigate the legal process and fight for the compensation you deserve.

As a Hollywood motorcycle accident lawyer, we understand that motorcycle accidents can often result in devastating injuries, including broken bones, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even fatalities. We also know that insurance companies may try to deny or minimize your claim, leaving you with mounting medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses.

Call (888) 499-6206 or contact us online today to schedule a free consultation.

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Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

A motorcycle accident refers to a collision or incident involving a motorcycle and another vehicle, object, or road hazard that results in damage to the motorcycle, injury to the rider or passengers, or even fatalities. Motorcycle accidents can vary in severity from minor incidents to catastrophic crashes. These accidents can occur due to various reasons, including errors made by other vehicles on the road.

Here are some common causes of motorcycle accidents caused by other vehicles:

  • Failure to Yield Right of Way: Many accidents occur when other vehicles fail to yield the right of way to motorcycles. This might happen at intersections, when making turns, or when merging into traffic.
  • Distracted Driving: Drivers who are using their phones, eating, adjusting the radio, or engaging in other distractions are more likely to overlook motorcycles on the road, leading to accidents.
  • Unsafe Lane Changes: Drivers who change lanes without properly checking their blind spots or signaling may collide with a motorcycle that is occupying the same lane.
  • Tailgating: Following a motorcycle too closely doesn't provide the rider with adequate stopping distance. If the motorcycle stops suddenly, the following vehicle may not be able to avoid a collision.
  • Left-Turn Accidents: When a vehicle makes a left turn at an intersection, it may not see an oncoming motorcycle, leading to a collision. This type of accident is particularly dangerous for motorcyclists.
  • Dooring: When a driver or passenger of a parked car opens their door without checking for oncoming motorcycles, it can result in a collision.
  • Speeding: Excessive speeding reduces the reaction time of drivers, making it difficult for them to respond to unexpected movements of motorcycles.
  • Impaired Driving: Drivers under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or prescription medications are more likely to be involved in accidents due to impaired judgment and reduced reaction times.
  • Failure to Observe Traffic Signs and Signals: Ignoring traffic signals, stop signs, and other road signs can lead to collisions with motorcycles.
  • Negligent Merging: When vehicles merge onto highways or change lanes without properly assessing their surroundings, they may collide with nearby motorcycles.
  • Sudden Stops: If a vehicle abruptly stops in front of a motorcycle, the motorcyclist may not have enough time to react and avoid a collision.
  • Blind Spot Incidents: Motorcycles can easily fall into the blind spots of larger vehicles. If a driver doesn't thoroughly check their blind spots before changing lanes, it can result in a collision with a motorcycle.
  • Inadequate Following Distance: Following a motorcycle too closely reduces the time available to react to the motorcyclist's actions.
  • Aggressive Driving: Aggressive driving behaviors such as tailgating, weaving in and out of traffic, and road rage can put motorcyclists at greater risk.
  • Road Conditions: Poor road conditions, such as potholes, debris, or slippery surfaces, can be particularly hazardous for motorcycles due to their smaller size and reduced stability.

Unlike cars or trucks, motorcycles provide very little protection to riders. In a collision, riders are directly exposed to the impact and are more likely to be ejected from the bike. This lack of physical protection increases the likelihood of severe injuries.

Additionally, motorcycles are smaller and less visible than larger vehicles on the road. This can make them more challenging for other drivers to notice, increasing the risk of collisions caused by drivers failing to see motorcycles, especially in blind spots.

Ready to Fight for You Today

Our firm works tirelessly to hold negligent drivers accountable and seek maximum compensation for your damages. We will investigate the accident, gather evidence, and build a strong case on your behalf. We also have experience negotiating with insurance companies and litigating in court, so you can trust that we will fight for your rights every step of the way.

Our Hollywood motorcycle accident attorneys are committed to helping our clients recover physically, emotionally, and financially after a motorcycle accident. Contact us today at (888) 499-6206 to schedule your free consultation and let us help you get the justice and compensation you deserve.

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