Injuries from Motorcycle Accidents
San Jose Personal Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
The exhilaration of riding a motorcycle and the freedom that comes with
it is enticing to many riders in San Jose. Our scenic roads and breathtaking
landscapes are the perfect backdrop for a relaxing motorcycle ride. Our
San Jose personal injury lawyers at Caputo & Van Der Walde LLP appreciate this, as we are aficionados, too.
Poor weather and road conditions, a drunk or distracted driver, or careless
trucker can be deadly for a motorcycle rider. Motorcycles do not offer
any protection during an accident, and the results could be fatal. Although
helmets have proven to decrease the number of brain and
head injuries, the rest of the body is still susceptible to serious or life-threatening
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Common Injuries from Motorcycle Accidents
Accident injuries from motorcycle crashes include the following:
- Broken bones
- Broken joints
- Cuts and scars
- Head trauma
- Neck injury
- Scarring and disfigurement
- Soft tissue damage
- Spinal injury
- Traumatic brain injury
It is imperative that you seek medical attention immediately or soon after a
motorcycle accident. Many symptoms of accident related injuries may not be obvious right away.
Once you are on the road to recovery or undergoing rehabilitation, it
is advisable to speak with a motorcycle injury attorney. You may be able
to seek damages if the accident was someone else's fault or due to
Types of Damages You Could Recover
Damages awarded usually include compensation for medical expenses, out-of-pocket
costs, motorcycle damage and property loss, the inability to work, and
pain and suffering. Caputo & Van Der Walde LLP is a professional and
experienced law firm in all aspects of personal injury law. We offer a
free consultation to all clients during which time we discuss how to proceed.
Our San Jose motorcycle injury attorneys are skilled negotiators and have
an excellent success record of settling motorcycle accident cases out
of court. If it means a higher settlement, we will be ready to present
your case in court.
Contact us today or submit your case to us online.
You deserve the best representation possible for your motorcycle accident,
and we will see that you receive it.