Motorcycle accidents are not the same as car collisions and other personal injury cases. The structure, maneuvering and handling characteristics of bikes create circumstances specific to motorcycle cases — and these circumstances often result in more severe injuries. At Hitchens and Hitchens, PA, we represent motorcycle accident victims in the St. Petersburg area and throughout Florida who have been injured by someone else’s carelessness or wrongful actions. We seek compensation from the motorists or entities responsible for your injuries so that you can work toward recovery and move forward with your life.
The attorneys at Hitchens and Hitchens, PA understand the unique challenges faced by injured motorcyclists. We know that bikers face a higher likelihood of injury in accidents, even in seemingly minor collisions, because they are more exposed and lack the protection built into other types of motor vehicles. We also know that bikers are often unfairly regarded as reckless, making it even more difficult to get the justice they deserve. Our firm will hold motorists accountable when they tailgate, cut off, fail to detect or yield to motorcyclists and their actions lead to an accident. In addition, we can work to prove that accidents were caused by unsafe road conditions such as potholes or uneven surfaces.
Motorcyclists rely upon our attorneys’ advice and skills to recover damages for their injuries and for bike replacement or repair. We can help you pursue:
Costs can add up quickly after a motorcycle accident, and serious injuries can require medical treatment for years. Our goal is to obtain a settlement or verdict that provides you with enough money to cover your expenses and move forward with your life.
At Hitchens and Hitchens, PA, we understand the nuances of motorcycle claims. We draw upon our knowledge and experience to deliver thorough and trustworthy representation. We consult with respected experts experienced in motorcycle accidents and injuries, including:
At trial, expert witnesses can offer compelling testimony based on years of experience and deep understanding of motorcycle accidents and injuries. In doing so, they help juries and judges to understand the severity of motorcycle injuries and the wrongdoing of the at-fault party.
If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle accident in Florida, Hitchens and Hitchens, PA will seek the full, fair compensation you deserve. Call us at 727-345-3788 or contact our St. Petersburg office online to schedule a free consultation.