Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Tampa Bay Florida
Millions of people in this country enjoy riding their motorcycles. Motorcycles are a common and affordable form of transportation. Unfortunately, as the number of motorcyclists has risen, so have the number of accidents involving motorcycles. Sadly, the injuries sustained Motorcycle Accident are often very serious and long lasting.
Unlike the laws pertaining to automobiles, the laws in the state of Florida do not require an owner of a motorcycle to purchase insurance. In Florida, a motorcycle is not a motor vehicle by definition; therefore, personal injury protection benefits generally do not apply to motorcyclists who sustain injuries in an accident. This means that in most accidents involving motorcycles, all of the medical bills incurred by a motorcyclist will remain outstanding.
Things you should do when involved in a motorcycle accident:
- Call 911 and report the accident.
- Get the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of any witnesses to the accident.
- Take photographs of the scenes and all vehicles involved.
- Seek immediate medical treatment.
- If you have insurance on your motorcycle, notify your insurance company.
- Call Attorney Zohar for a FREE consultation at (800) 963-3311.
What to do in an Accidents with a Motorcycle
Important: You are NOT obligated to give a recorded statement to the at-fault party’s insurance company. Attorney Zohar urges you not to give a recorded statement to the other party’s insurance company.
For more than 25 years, attorney Dan Zohar has handled many of these cases. If you or a family member have been in involved in an accident involving a motorcyle due to someone else’s negligence, give attorney Zohar a call for a free consultation.
If you have been an accident involving a motorcycle, give me a call. Remember, my consultation is FREE. I only get paid if you get paid.