An accident involving a motorcycle can be traumatic and devastating for the motorcyclist. Victims of motorcycle accidents may suffer life-changing injuries, including spinal cord injuries, broken bones, disfigurement, brain injuries, neck or back injuries, disability or death. Arkansas motorcycle accident lawyer Paul Pfeifer understands just how difficult these types of accidents can be, and his focus during this time is to protect his clients’ best interest at all times. The Pfeifer Law Firm, an aggressive Arkansas personal injury firm, will act as the victim’s advocate and will work to negotiate the maximum settlement possible. Insurance companies are trained to minimize claim value, so don’t talk with the insurance company until you have talked with an experienced motorcycle accident attorney who knows the law and can explain your rights. If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident, call an experienced motorcycle attorney at 501-374-4440 or contact us online for a free consultation. After-hours and weekend consultations are available by appointment. There is no charge unless we recover money for you.
The number of people injured in motorcycle accidents has increased for over a decade. In a recent year, approximately 103,000 motorcyclists were injured in traffic accidents.
- Motorcyclists have a much higher risk of being involved in a deadly crash than those riding in a passenger vehicle, as much as 35 times higher.
- Intersections are the most common place for a motorcycle accident to happen.
- Weather was found to be a factor in only 2 percent of accidents.
- Most of the time a motorcycle accident will involve a short trip to run an errand, shopping, recreation or entertainment, and the motorcycle accident commonly happens soon after the trip begins.
- The chest area and head area were involved in most of the deadly motorcycle accidents.
- Alcohol was involved in almost half of the accidents resulting in a fatality.
As the injured victim of a motorcycle accident, your most important and immediate goal is getting the medical care you need and taking care of yourself so that your body can heal from the injuries from the wreck. It is important that you get medical care and follow your doctor’s orders at all times. This can be an overwhelming time for you. Dealing with the insurance company, trying to get to the proper medical doctor who can treat you for your injuries, wondering how you’re going to pay all of the medical expenses you are now incurring due to the accident, trying to work, and the stress of dealing with your pain and injuries can just be more than you can handle at times. Our Little Rock motorcycle accident attorney can be your advocate and act on your behalf during this very stressful time.
Due to the lack of protection that is afforded while driving a car, injured motorcyclists often suffer severe and life-altering injuries, even death. Motorcycle attorney Paul Pfeifer can help the injured motorcyclist and their family recover for medical expenses, lost wages, pain, suffering, scarring, and disfigurement.
As the victim of a motorcycle accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Insurance negotiations can be stressful and complicated. The insurance company deals with these types of accidents daily and the adjusters are trained to ask questions that could discredit your case or falsely place blame on you, the motorcyclist. Insurance companies try to minimize payments made in motorcycle injury cases. Too often the other driver was not paying attention and did not see the motorcycle and is to blame for the accident. Under Arkansas law there is a limited amount of time to file a claim for motorcycle accidents. The Pfeifer Law Firm and a team of experts, accident reconstructionists, and medical experts work so that we can provide you and your family the necessary representation in order for you to recover the maximum monetary compensation possible for your injuries. It is important to collect evidence soon after the accident occurs. As your advocate, the Pfeifer Law Firm will do all the legwork involved to build your case and collect all the evidence possible.
The Pfeifer Law Firm is unique in that when you have questions, you will talk with the lawyer handling your case when you call without the hassle of going through two or three assistants and claims managers. It is important that when you call for legal advice that you speak with a lawyer who can answer your questions. We are an aggressive motorcycle accident injury firm that is committed to help rebuild our clients’ lives and get you back to work and enjoying life. We will work to present your case and help you recover the maximum amount of money possible to compensate you for the injuries you received.
Call us today for a free consultation at 501-374-4440 or visit us online. After-hours and weekend consultations are available by appointment. You won’t owe us anything unless we recover money for you.