I’ve Been Hurt in a Motorcycle Accident In Tampa, FL Do I Need a Lawyer?
Morgan Gaynor | September 21, 2021 | Motorcycle Accidents
Florida has a high rate of fatal motorcycle accidents compared to other states. Unfortunately, Tampa motorcycle accidents can occur even when a motorcyclist is responsible. Accidents often happen as the result of another motorist’s negligence. If you’re involved in a motorcycle accident, you may sustain injuries that will require costly medical treatment. Your injuries could… read more
Do You Have to Wear a Motorcycle Helmet in Florida?
Morgan Gaynor | August 30, 2021 | Motorcycle Accidents
Riding a motorcycle is an enjoyable way to navigate the beautiful state of Florida. However, you need to take steps to protect yourself when riding your motorcycle; you’re more vulnerable than other motorists. In fact, the rate of death among riders involved in motorcycle accidents is 27 times higher than other motorists. Drivers and passengers… read more
Do I Need Florida Motorcycle Insurance?
Morgan Gaynor | December 23, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
In 49 states in the country, motorcycle insurance is regulated pretty much the same way car insurance is regulated. State laws around the country require car and motorcycle owners to have minimum insurance amounts. About a dozen of those states are considered “no-fault” states, meaning you can get compensation to cover injuries and property damage… read more
Is a Motorcycle Really Worth the Cost?
Mark Roman | November 27, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
Florida is a great state to own a motorcycle. The weather is fantastic most of the time, and there are plenty of beautiful, scenic roads for riders to enjoy. The low maintenance cost and fuel efficiency can make driving a motorcycle much more practical in some of Florida’s largest cities. However, there are dangers and… read more
5 Safety Tips for Motorcycle Riders
Mark Roman | August 19, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle Safety Precautions While riding a motorcycle is undoubtedly a fun pastime, it can also be a dangerous recreational activity. Having a lack of skills and knowledge needed to operate one safely can put riders and other motorists on the road at risk. Before heading out for a motorcycle ride, it’s critical to be prepared… read more
What is a “No Contact” Motorcycle Accident?
Mark Roman | August 12, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
While many motorcycle accidents involve colliding with a motor vehicle, a single-vehicle crash is possible too. Many motorcyclists lose control of their bikes and crash due to negligent or reckless driving behaviors of other motorists — and, typically, the other motorist walks away unscathed and without damage to their vehicle. Even though a rider crashes… read more
Most Common Motorcycle Crash Injuries
Mark Roman | July 23, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury
Motorcycle Crash Injuries Explained The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that the number of motorcyclists in the U.S. killed has dropped since 2018. However, that doesn’t change the fact that motorcycle riders consistently make the top list of traffic fatalities year after year. For motorcyclists who are fortunate enough to survive a… read more
Florida Helmet Laws for Motorcyclists
Mark Roman | July 17, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
Understanding Florida Helmet Laws Riding a motorcycle can be a leisurely way to spend the day. However, it goes without saying that riders are at a higher risk of being involved in a motorcycle crash. While it’s impossible to predict a motorcycle accident, you should always heed safety precautions before you go out for a… read more
The Dangers of Lane-Splitting
Mark Roman | June 19, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcyclists and Lane-Splitting Getting out for a ride on your motorcycle is certainly a fun activity. Whether you are riding to the beach or going for an extended tour of your town, it’s no secret that motorcyclists are more likely to be involved in a severe accident than other motorists. Even though there are road… read more
5 Road Hazards that Motorcyclists Face [INFOGRAPHIC]
Mark Roman | June 10, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle Road Hazards Explained Motorcycle rides on Florida roads can be a carefree way to spend your day. However, motorcyclists are more vulnerable to sustaining an injury should they be involved in an accident. There are many ways a motorcycle accident can happen. From riding over potholes to missing traffic signs, knowing what to watch… read more