Motorcycle Accidents

Georgia motorcycle accident attorney Kathy McArthur and the legal team at McArthur Law Firm in Macon and Atlanta have decades of experience and a proven track record of obtaining maximum motorcycle crash compensation for victims and their families.

Recent Georgia Motorcycle Accident Verdicts And Settlements

Visit our accident verdicts and settlements page for case details about these motorcycle wrecks and many more successful past recoveries.

  • $1.8 million verdict  motorcycle wreck
  • $1 million settlement  motorcycle accident
  • $700,000  settlement  motorcycle crash

Motorcycle Accident Injuries Can Be Severe

Motorcycles are less visible than cars and trucks, and motorcyclists lack the protection of an enclosed vehicle. Therefore, they are more likely to be seriously injured or killed in a crash. The Insurance Information Institute estimated that, in 2015, the number of deaths on motorcycles per mile traveled was over 29 times the number in cars.

Motorcycle crashes can result in limb amputation as well as traumatic brain injury or spinal cord injury. The costs associated with a motorcycle accident are often very expensive. This is especially true in cases where the victim was severely injured as a result of the accident.

Common motorcycle injuries include:

  • Head injury
  • Road rash
  • Biker’s arm
  • Muscle damage
  • Leg injury

Common Causes Of Georgia Motorcycle Accidents

A negligent driver may cause a motorcycle crash due to speeding, disobeying traffic laws, drunk driving or distracted driving. Additional causes may include a defective part on the bike, adverse weather conditions or poor road maintenance.

By investigating your case and getting proof of what or who caused your motorcycle wreck, the Georgia personal injury lawyers at McArthur Law Firm can fight to hold that party liable for your injuries while you recover. We have the resources to help riders hurt statewide. This includes residents from Albany and Savannah in addition to those residing in Columbus, Augusta and Atlanta.

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Common Types Of Motorcycle Collisions

Some of the common types of motorcycle collisions include the following:

  • Head-on collisionsThis occurs when a car or another vehicle strikes a motorcyclist head-on. Such collisions are often deadly to the motorcyclist.
  • Rear-end collisionsThis happens when a vehicle collides with the rear of a motorcycle. Often, this happens because a driver does not notice the motorcycle ahead.
  • Left-hand turn accidentsThis happens when a vehicle turns left onto a road in front of an oncoming motorcycle that was not noticed by the driver.

Georgia Motorcycle Accident Attorneys Offer Free Consultations

If you have been injured or your loved one has been killed in a motorcycle crash, you should speak with an Atlanta motorcycle accident attorney at the McArthur Law Firm.

Call 404-565-1621 or contact us online to set up a free consultation to discuss your motorcycle accident case with a Georgia motorcycle accident attorney today. If you live outside of Georgia, then please call our nationwide legal hotline number 404-565-1621 to schedule your free claim review.

More Georgia Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Resources

If you’d like to learn more about motorcycle accidents in Georgia, then read our informative articles on motorcycle accident lawyers below. We explore every aspect of Georgia motorcycle accident cases McArthur Law Firm handles.

More Motor Vehicle Wreck Resources

If you’d like to learn more about how McArthur Law Firm handles motor vehicle wreck cases, read our informative articles on the subject below. We explain all the different types of motor vehicle wreck cases we accept.