Sacramento Motorcycle Accident Victims

Although motorcycles have been a presence on America’s roads and highways for many years, motorcyclists suffer extremely serious or fatal injuries in the Sacramento area every week. The fact that motorcyclists are at an increased potential for an accident with personal injury is often due to the negligent behavior and bad decisions of other drivers. They are either not aware of the rights a motorcyclists has with respect to the road, or do not even notice a motorcyclist when changing lanes or performing another traffic maneuver. These negligent drivers may be held legally and financially responsible for the damages caused by their decisions, and an accomplished Sacramento attorney is in the best position to help make that happen.

Motorcycles provide little protection for the motorcyclist in the event of an accident, and motorcycle accident victims often suffer some of the worst types of injuries, including brain trauma, spinal cord injuries, paralysis and death. Whether the injuries are minor or severe, compensation for any costs associated with an accident injury may be sought through legal action. The amount naturally increases with the severity of the injury, and it is not uncommon to see personal injury settlements or court decisions ranging in the millions.

Motorcycle Accident Lawyers in Sacramento

Motorcyclists have the same rights as other motor vehicle drivers to operate their vehicles on the road, and they should not have to suffer from accidents and injuries caused by the negligence of another driver who has failed to operate his vehicle with due regard for the safety of others. The legal professionals at Law Office of Russ Wyatt have a deep understanding of how other motor vehicle drivers can be at fault in a great many motorcycle accident scenarios, and will aggressively pursue a favorable outcome by building a well-documented and compelling case to pursue the maximum possible compensation for the victim or their families in cases of wrongful death.