Virginia Beach Motorcycle Accident
One minute you’re riding down the road with the wind in your face, the next you wake up laying in a hospital bed. At Lowell Stanley Injury Lawyers, we know this is an all too real reality for many motorcyclists living and riding in Virginia Beach.
At Lowell Stanley, we’ve been fighting for the rights of motorcycle accident victims for more than 30 years. If you were hurt in a Virginia Beach motorcycle accident, contact us today and let us help you get back on your feet. Call us at (757) 459-CASH or use our confidential online form to get a free evaluation of your case.
Virginia Beach Motorcycle Accident Statistics
Data from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles shows Virginia Beach has the highest motorcycle accident rate in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Each year, nearly 150 serious crashes cause severe injuries and even kill motorcycle riders in Virginia Beach.
Most fatal motorcycle accidents in Virginia Beach involve riders striking utility poles, guardrails, trees, or other vehicles. Defective roadways and reckless or distracted driver—who merge into or cut off motorcycles—can cause riders to lose control and strike objects. Many of the fatal motorcycle accidents in Virginia Beach are also caused by cars failing to yield the right of way or turning in front of motorcycles.
Scooter and Moped Accidents in Virginia Beach
Many tourists vacationing in Virginia Beach are involved in accidents on scooters, mopeds, or other two-wheeled vehicles. These riders often receive little, if any, training or safety instruction from the businesses that rent these vehicles. In addition, because they are from out of town, the tourists who ride scooters and mopeds around Virginia Beach can be unfamiliar with local roads or Virginia traffic safety laws.
If you were involved in a scooter accident or moped accident in Virginia Beach, it’s important to know that you have rights. Even if you signed documents before riding the vehicle, you may still be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering if your accident was caused by someone’s negligence.
Whether you live in Virginia or you were vacationing from another state, our Virginia Beach personal injury lawyers have the knowledge and experience help protect your legal rights.
You Are Our Top Priority
Our Virginia Beach motorcycle accident lawyers take great pride in being honest and open with our clients. If you don’t need our help, we’ll tell you so. If you need a strong advocate to fight the insurance companies for you, we’ll do it on a contingency fee basis—that means no upfront fees and no attorney’s fees unless we get money for you. At Lowell Stanley, it’s not just about getting a successful case outcome, but about building a successful relationship with our clients and ensuring they’re satisfied with our service.
If you’ve been injured in a Virginia Beach motorcycle accident, let us help you. Our legal staff can be contacted anytime by completing a free initial consultation form or by calling (757) 459-CASH.