How Motorcycle Accident Attorney and Lawyer in California or Los Angeles Can Help
Riding on a motorcycle can give you a sense of freedom that you wouldn’t find in any car. However, motorcycle riding carries its own risks, especially when you share the road with motorists. If you were injured in a motorcycle accident due to a motorist’s neglectful or careless actions, you may be entitled to compensation. Turn to our experienced motorcycle accident law firm in Burbank, CA, for help today.
What Cause Motorcycle Accidents?
When motorcyclists share the road with motorists and truck drivers, accidents are more likely to happen. This is because of:
Distracted, aggressive, speeding, inexperienced, or intoxicated drivers, Unmaintained roads, Road construction
No matter if you have an accident because of distracted drivers or too-busy roads, you need an advocate during this trying time. Rely on Albert Abkarian & Associates APLC for the legal assistance you deserve.
What Are The Injuries Motorcyclists Can Get?
Due to the smaller size of motorcycles, motorcyclists are more prone to extensive injuries because of an accident. These injuries can include:
Brain injuries, Spinal injuries, Broken bones, Head or neck injuries
All of these injuries can cost you in hospital bills, therapy expenses, and recovery costs. Let us help you recover the compensation you deserve.
Why Should I Choose Albert Abkarian & Associates APLC?
After a motorcycle accident, your first priority is to heal. However, you also need to make sure that you have the compensation to cover your expenses. That’s where we come in.
We can meet with you to go over the particulars of your case. We’ll also gather up all the necessary evidence, talk to any and all parties involved, and pursue whatever legal means to ensure you with a favorable outcome. As award-winning lawyers for multiple years, we know we have the knowledge and experience you need.
Call us at 855-888-1808 to speak to a motorcycle accident attorney today.
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Motorcycle Accident Attorney FAQ’s
NO, there will not be any fees or costs If I do not recover from the Insurance Company.
Even though it is nice to have a police report, it is not necessary to have a police report to file a claim against an insurance company.
Yes, you can file a claim even if you did not go to an emergency room. As long as you go to a doctor within a week from the date of the accident.
Yes, even with soft tissue injuries insurance companies are responsible to pay for the injuries.
Yes, you have to be given a car rental during the time your car is being repaired.
Yes, take pictures of any and all injuries at the scene of the accident including pictures of the other car and all witnesses.
Yes, the law requires that each party exchange information including their driver’s licenses and insurance information with the other party.
On most cases, the medical provide will sign a lien which guarantees payment to them at the end of the case. So, you do not have to pay anything to them out of pocket.
If you have a coverage called Uninsured Motorist coverage on your policy, your insurance company will come in and act as the other side had insurance.
Can the insurance company raise my rate for using Uninsured motorist or medical payment on a case where I was not at fault?
Under Insurance Code Section 491, the rate of an insurance can not be raised on an accident which you were not at fault.
What if the other side has a small policy of $ 15,000 and I have a Uninsured motorist coverage of $ 100,000? Can I recover from my insurance company
The answer is yes. If your injuries are valued more than the insurance coverage of the other side and you have a higher policy, then your insurance company will cover the difference.. It is called Underinsured motorist claim (UIM). It is part of Uninsured motorist (UM) claim and you do not pay more for additional coverage. In your example you will have another $ 85,000 you can collect form UM/UIM coverage.
Our office will assist in putting the case on a lien basis and asking the hospital to wait until end of the case for payment.
Yes, the other side is always responsible to pay for your loss of income within the limits of their policy.
Yes, uninsured motorist must cover any loss of earnings that you incur as a result of an accident in which you were not at fault.
Yes, the insurance company will evaluate the case based on the firm they are dealing with. If your attorney has never filed a lawsuit on any cases, then your offer will be much smaller. With over 28 years experience in the area, we will provide you with the highest possible value for your case. We have had hundreds of trial and thousands of arbitration in the past 28 years.
Mostly the difference is extent of injuries. However, there are issues that are specifically raised in a motorcycle accident. If you are an attorney who does not know how to handle these issues, then you will not be able to recover properly from the other party for example, splitting lanes in the freeway.
Is there life time medical that we can get from insurance company on Motorcycle or car accident cases?
Unlike Worker’s compensation cases, you cannot have an open medical on car or Motorcycle accident care. However, if there is medical probable care for future, you can include those future charges in your demand from insurance companies.
Mr. Abkarian personally will meet with you to discuss your case either in your house or we will provide transportation to and from our office for you.