Sport Bike Accidents in Chicago
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McNabola & Associates, LLC is committed to meeting the legal needs of those injured through the fault of others. Sport bike accidents often cause devastating injuries, and we will work hard to hold negligent or reckless drivers accountable in court. Our Chicago motorcycle accident lawyers are experts in investigating and pursuing sport bike claims and will represent you every step of the way.
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Understanding the Dangers of Sport Bike Crashes
Sport bikes are designed for high speed and rapid acceleration. Their lightweight frames, powerful engines, and lower handlebars allow riders to reach forward and have less wind resistance when traveling at fast speeds. These factors make sport motorcycle collisions very dangerous, and riders may suffer severe injuries.
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Broken or fractured bones
- Torn ligaments or tendons
- Road rash
- Abrasions and contusions
Depending on the nature and extent of your injuries, you may need to undergo surgery, physical therapy, and other treatment methods to recover. It is important to file a claim as soon as possible to seek justice from those responsible. You may be entitled to compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, property damage, and other expenses.
How to Increase Your Safety on the Road
You should maintain a safe and legal speed, use your turn signals, and avoid weaving in between traffic lanes. Furthermore, since you are less visible to the drivers around you, it is helpful to wear reflective vests and to use your headlight. This can help prevent an accident and keep you safe.
It is also necessary to wear protective gear for your arms, legs, feet, and hands, and to have a properly fitted helmet. If you slide out or are hit by another vehicle, it is important to have the necessary padding and protection to avoid serious injuries. Sports bikes are small and lightweight and will not provide any protection in an accident. Thus, you are at high risk of injuries, and should exercise caution on the road.
Pursue Justice with the Help of Our Attorneys
At McNabola & Associates, LLC, we provide efficient legal services to our clients. Throughout the process, our Chicago motorcycle accident lawyers will answer your questions and discuss your options for pursuing compensation. Our founding attorney, Ted McNabola, is an avid motorcycle rider himself, and knows the unique challenges you face on the road.
Contact us today to discuss your situation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys.