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Our Georgia Motorcycle Accident Lawyers Have Recovered Millions In Statewide And Nationwide Motorcycle Crash Claims

Georgia motorcycle accident attorney Kathy McArthur and the legal team at McArthur Law Firm in Macon have decades of experience and a proven track record of obtaining maximum motorcycle crash compensation for victims and their families.

Recent Macon Georgia Motorcycle Accident Verdicts and Settlements

Visit our accident verdicts and settlements page for case details about these motorcycle wrecks and many more successful past recoveries.

  • $1.8 MILLION VERDICT – Motorcycle Wreck
  • $1 MILLION SETTLEMENT – Motorcycle Accident
  • $700,000 SETTLEMENT – Motorcycle Crash

Motorcycle Accident Injuries Can Be Severe

Motorcycles are less visible than cars and trucks, and motorcyclists lack the protection of an enclosed vehicle. Therefore, they are more likely to be seriously injured or killed in a crash. The Insurance Information Institute estimated that, in 2015, the number of deaths on motorcycles per mile traveled was over 29 times the number in cars.
Motorcycle crashes can result in limb amputation as well as traumatic brain injury or spinal cord injury. The costs associated with a motorcycle accident are often very expensive. This is especially true in cases where the victim was severely injured as a result of the accident.

Common motorcycle injuries include:

  • Head injury
  • Road rash
  • Biker’s arm
  • Muscle damage
  • Leg injury

Common Causes of Georgia and Nationwide Motorcycle Accidents

A negligent driver may cause a motorcycle crash due to speeding, disobeying traffic laws, drunk driving or distracted driving. Additional causes may include a defective part on the bike, adverse weather conditions or poor road maintenance.

By investigating your case and getting proof of what or who caused your motorcycle wreck, the Georgia personal injury lawyers at McArthur Law Firm can fight to hold that party liable for your injuries while you recover. We have the resources to help riders hurt statewide. This includes residents of from Albany to Savannah in addition to Columbus, Augusta and Atlanta motorcycle riders as well.

Common Types of Motorcycle Collisions

Motorcycle crashes happen for a number of reasons, including:

  • Head-on collisions. This occurs when a car or other vehicle strikes a motorcyclist head-on. Such collisions are often deadly to the motorcyclist.
  • Rear-end collisions. This happens when a vehicle collides with the rear of a motorcycle. Often, this happens because a driver does not notice the motorcycle ahead.
  • Left-hand turns. These incidents happen when a vehicle turns left onto a road in front of an oncoming motorcycle. Typically, the driver does not see the biker.

Macon Georgia Motorcycle Accident Attorneys Offer Free Consultations

If you have been injured or your loved one has been killed in a motorcycle crash, then you should speak with a Macon Georgia motorcycle accident attorney at the McArthur Law Firm.

Call 478-238-1150 to set up a free consultation to discuss your motorcycle accident case with a Georgia motorcycle accident attorney today. If you live outside of Georgia, then please call our nationwide legal hot line to schedule your free claim review at (478) 238-6600.