The sense of freedom and exhilaration that you get from riding a motor cycle simply cannot be felt from inside a four-wheeled vehicle. However, despite being able to travel as fast as cars, motorcycles lack the safety features that most drivers of cars take for granted. For example, motorcyclists do not have seatbelts and therefore will be thrown onto the road in the event of a crash. It is therefore vital that as a motorcyclist, you wear a full-faced helmet to protect your head from a serious injury.
Make sure that you adhere to speed limits at all times and never be tempted to overtake when it is not safe to do so. That way, you can minimise the chances of sustaining a motor cycle injury.
Non-fault motor cycle injury
However, no matter how safe you are on the roads, sometimes it is simply impossible to avoid being involved in an accident. You might encounter a careless motorist, who pulls out in front of you, or a large pothole in the road that causes you to crash.
Under these circumstances, you may be entitled to seek compensation for your motor cycle injury. In fact, if you have been injured in any kind of non-fault accident in the last three years, then you are legally entitled to seek justice.
Claim specialists at Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline was established in the year 2000 and we have grown to become one of the top law firms in the UK. We specialise in personal injury claims, so you can trust that we have the experience and expertise that you need.
We can offer you free initial advice about your claim and even give you an estimate as to the amount of compensation you could be awarded. Should you choose to move forward, then we can handle your claim under the no-win, no-fee agreement. At Accident Advice Helpline, we will work hard to help you get the maximum compensation you deserve.
Chat to Accident Advice Helpline about your motor cycle injury
You can complete our unique online 30-second test right now and get instant confirmation of your eligibility to make a claim. If you would prefer to talk to a real person, then dial 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile phone.
You can also text, ‘claim365’ to 88010 and one of our advisers will call you back as soon as possible. Our initial advice is completely free and you are under no obligation to start a claim. So you really do have nothing to lose by chatting to Accident Advice Helpline today.
Date Published: 12th January 2014
Author: David Brown