If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost income and pain and suffering, among other losses. Our firm has been successfully handling motorcycle accident cases in Taunton, MA for over 20 years now and we charge no fee until we get you a settlement or award. Call us toll free 24/7 or contact us online for your free (no obligation) case evaluation.
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Attorney Cara Gallucci, our Taunton motorcycle accident lawyer, has more than 20 years of experience settling motorcycle accident cases. She knows how to work with your doctors and the insurance companies so that you can get the money you deserve. Our motto here at this law firm is “you focus on healing; we will focus on your case.”
What Compensation Is Available After A Motorcycle Accident?
Insurance companies want to keep settlements small because it means more profits for them. Hiring an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer in Taunton, MA is a smart idea. If the other driver is at least 50% at fault in Massachusetts, you may be entitled to a settlement for:
- Medical Bills
- Lost Income
- Pain and Suffering
- Mental Anguish
- Scarring (if any)
- Other Losses (if applicable)
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What Insurance Coverages Are Required For Massachusetts Drivers?
In addition to PIP or Personal Injury Protection, or no fault insurance on your motorcycle, the minimum liability insurance coverage the other driver must carry for injuring a motorcyclist in Massachusetts, is $20,000/$40,000. This means that a person injured in a motorcycle accident will have at least $20,000 available to them from the other driver’s insurance company and the maximum amount all injured persons can collect for is $40,000. However, other coverages, such as underinsured motorist coverage, may also be available to an injured motorcyclist. Read More.
What Are The Initial Steps To Take After a Motorcycle Accident?
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident in Taunton, Massachusetts or anywhere in Massachusetts, the first thing you should do is move the vehicles out of harm’s way. Then call the police and go to the hospital by ambulance if you are hurt. You should also consider hiring an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer with a good track record. Read more.
Are All Motorcycle Accident Lawyers the Same?
The simple answer is no and although many lawyers in Massachusetts will handle your case, we feel you should hire a personal injury lawyer, who has a lot of experience in handling motorcycle accident cases. It is also important to make sure you are choosing a lawyer you can trust, as this will ease your mind throughout the legal process. Read more.
Why Can Motorcycle Cases Be More Difficult Than Car Accident Cases?
Motorcycle cases are sometimes more difficult to win because it is harder to prove who was at fault because it is common for the driver to tell the police officer that they did not see the motorcyclist. Also, jury’s have been known to have a bias against motorcyclists because they are often seen as reckless types of individuals, who wear leather jackets, have tattoos and are risk takers. Also, people can be jealous of a biker because they do not get stuck in traffic like people who drive cars. Read more.
What Are The Legal Fees?
Our Taunton motorcycle lawyers charge the typical 1/3 fee of your settlement or award. You are only charged when we get an award for you and we also front the costs for medical records, etc.
Why Hire Our Personal Injury Law Firm?
These are just ten of the reasons to hire d’Oliveira & Associates for your motorcycle accident case.