The average settlement for a motorcycle accident depends upon the extent of your injuries and the insurance coverage available or the assets of the at-fault party. If your injuries are more extensive requiring medical treatment or future medical treatment or you have sustained lost wages or future lost wages because of the accident, those items will increase the value of your accident – motorcycle accident claim. It is suggested that you seek a lawyer to help you determine the amount of available insurance coverage to compensate you for your motorcycle accident and to determine a fair value for your injuries and your pain and suffering that you may have sustained in a motorcycle accident.
What is the most common type of motorcycle accident?
Michael Steinger:The most common type of motorcycle accident is crashes involving motorcycles and other moving vehicles. Approximately 78 percent of the time motorcyclists are struck by – from the front by another automobile or moving vehicle. The impact between an automobile or car and a motorcycle is the greatest risk to a motorcyclist and the most common cause of motorcycle accidents.