Pascoe Law FirmMotorcycle Accident
Principal office located in Friendswood, Texas.
Available to service League City, Webster, Pearland, Galveston, and the surrounding areas within Texas.
Many Motorcycle Accident Victims receive a direct blunt force trauma causes serious head injury or back and neck injuries. When a motorcycle gets hit by a truck or car, the biker has almost no protection against the impact of the other vehicle, the median, lane traffic barriers and the hard surface of the road. The injuries are serious and, in many motorcycle crashes, fatal.
Injuries Commonly Encountered By Motorcyclists in Texas
Texas data suggests that more than 35% of motorcyclists injured in accidents have what is considered to be an “serious” or “significant” injury, one that prevents them from engaging in the activities they enjoyed prior to the crash. Examples of these injuries can include:
- Brain injury
- Joint injury
- Internal organ damage
- Neck / Back injuries
- Loss of limbs
When discussing injuries related to motorcycle accidents, it should be noted that Texas does not require the use of helmets if you are over the age of 21. Consequently, we see a significant number of clients with brain trauma related to a crash. The Pascoe Law Firm is committed to helping our clients receive the medical care they need. Galveston and Houston residents can count on our firm to connect them with leading brain injury and physical rehabilitation specialists.
Primary Causes of Galveston / Houston Motorcycle Crashes
In order to win a motorcycle accident case, the injured party has the burden of establishing that the driver who caused the crash was negligent. Driver negligence can cover situations such as:
How to Handle a Motorcycle Accident Case?
Get Medical Treatment As Soon As Possible
Get A Police Report Following A Motorcycle Collision
Don’t Admit Fault
Exchange Information and Gather Information
Information Needed To Set Up An Motorcycle Insurance Claim
To help build a strong case for you following a motorcycle accident involving injuries, our attorney regularly does the following:
- Order police reports
- Set up claims with insurance companies
- Take statements from witnesses to the crash
- Photograph the scene of the crash and damage to vehicles
- Review video footage of the incident
- Hire an accident re-constructionist to re-create the crash if needed
- Review computer recordings or “black boxes”
- Order medical records and bills
- Talk directly to the insurance carriers for the parties
- Request copies of traffic light sequencing data
Our goal is to take care of the insurance company so that you can focus on recovering from your injuries, we are concerned about your long-term physical well-being.
How Long Does A Motorcycle Accident Case Take in Texas?
At the Pascoe Law Firm, our Motorcycle Accident Lawyer is often asked about how long will it take for a motorcycle crash injury claim to be completed. This question is not uncommon and many injury victims often ask, how long their will case last and if can be resolved quickly. Because almost every car accident is different the answer will ultimately depend upon your unique situation and set of facts. The time it takes to effectively resolve a motorcycle accident injury case depends on a variety of factors including:
- Nature and degree of injury
- Whether or not medical treatment is still ongoing
- The backlog in the court system
Houston / Galveston Area Motorcycle Accident Resource Center
Motorcycle Accident FAQs
- Motorcycle Accident FAQs
- How Much Will It Cost Me to Get A Lawyer to Represent Me in My Texas Motorcycle Accident Case?
- Sharing The Road Safely With Motorcycles
- Motorcycle Helmet Safety
- How To Reduce The Likelihood Of A Motorcycle Accident Occurring
- Motorcycle Safety Reports and Resources
- What is a Sudden Stop Motorcycle accident?
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Motorcycle Accident – Research and Reports
The Motorcycle Accident Process
Your Medical Care
The Scene, the Police Report, and Notification
Motorcycle Repairs or Total Loss
Paperwork and Phone Calls
A Denied Insurance Claim or a Settlement Offer
Demanding Appropriate Compensation
Settling Your Case or Going to Trial
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Areas We Service For Motorcycle Accidents
Bunker Hill Village
Clear Lake City
Clear Lake Shores
Cut and Shoot
Fairmont Parkway West
Fort Bend County
Hunters Creek Village
Memorial City Houston
Oak Ridge North
Taylor Lake Village
West University Place, and
Texas Gulf Coast.