According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 4,976 people died in motorcycle crashes in 2015, up 8.3 percent from 4,594 in 2014.
In 2015, 88,000 motorcyclists were injured, down 4.3 percent from 92,000 in 2014.
While California has made some changes in legislation in order to protect motorcycle drivers, the issue remains in the dangers that are presented to motorcycle drivers on a daily basis.
Similar to motor vehicle accidents, motorcycle drivers have to overcome the same insurance defense tactics in order to receive proper compensation for the injuries and/or damage to their property that was suffered as a result of the accident. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident call Attorney Jason Flores and receive a free consultation.