The motorcycle accident lawyers of McMahon, Kublick & Smith, PC, have decades of experience
working on behalf of our clients to help you obtain the compensation you deserve.
The motorcycle accident lawyers of McMahon, Kublick & Smith, PC represent clients throughout the Syracuse and Central New York area who have suffered personal injuries or lost a loved one that has been involved in a motorcycle accident caused by someone else’s negligence. Such accidents include those that involve distracted, drunk or hit and run drivers, and uninsured or underinsured motorists.
In 2015 motorcycle accidents caused 4,612 fatalities and 81,000 injuries. The fatality rate have increased by over 1,000 deaths from just the previous year. The fact is there are more motorcycles on the road, but the fatality rate has increased disproportionately to the increase in licensed motorcycles.
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, just a little over 10 years, the number of motorcycles on the road have gone up 63% but the amount of fatalities have more than doubled during the same period. While efforts are being made to make the roads safer for motorcycle riders, there is still a very present danger for Syracuse motorcycle riders from the larger vehicles that they share the road with every day.
In a motorcycle accident there may be responsibilities for substantial medical expenses as well as the inability to work, resulting in a significant financial impact for both the individual and their family. In Motorcycle Accident cases involving significant damages, we may retain experts in particular fields that can help assess the significance of the motorcycle accident injuries to decision makers at an insurance company or jurors hearing the matter at trial.
Without much protection, common injuries impacting Illinois motorcyclists include:
• Brain Injury
• Back / Neck Injuries
• Loss of Limbs
If you have sustained injuries in a motorcycle accident, then you should get legal representation from an experienced motorcycle accident attorney in at McMahon, Kublick & Smith, who is dedicated to protecting your rights. If you or a loved one have sustained injuries, or there has been a fatality in your household due to a motorcycle crash, it is important that you contact an experienced Syracuse motorcycle accident attorney who specializes in motor vehicle and motorcycle accidents. An initial case evaluation is free, and we will help you assess the facts of your motorcycle injury case and determine the best legal course of action possible.