Motorcycle Safety Month – Why It Is Important for All Motorists

May 10th, 2018 by Rieders Travis in Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle Safety Month - Why It Is Important for All Motorists
There are nearly 850,000 licensed motorcyclists in Pennsylvania, and warm weather brings more of them out on our roads. This increases the possibility of dangerous crashes that affect everyone sharing the road. In 2014 there were 3,284 motorcycle accidents in our state, and 186 of these accidents were fatal. As a result, Pennsylvania has designated May as “Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.” If you have lost a loved one or have been seriously injured in an accident involving a motorcycle, you may be entitled to compensation for the physical, emotional, and financial damages you suffered.  The experienced and compassionate Pennsylvania motorcycle crash attorney Clifford A. Rieders at Rieders, Travis, Humphrey, Waters & Dohrmann can help by making sure you get the settlement you deserve. Clifford A. Rieders of Rieders, Travis, Humphrey, Waters & Dohrmann knows the courts and the system and what you need to do to increase your chances of winning a good settlement.  Our seasoned Pennsylvania motorcycle accident attorneys have helped hundreds of people file successful personal injury lawsuits. With decades of experience and an excellent reputation in the legal community, we are well positioned to handle even the…

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

May 9th, 2017 by Rieders Travis in Motorcycle Accidents

PA Bike Wreck Lawyer
Riding a motorcycle can be fun and exhilarating, but it also can be dangerous. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 2014 data shows that motorcyclists are about 27 times more likely than passenger car occupants to die in a motor vehicle traffic crash and 6 times more likely to be injured. Since the warm weather brings many more motorcycles on the road, Pennsylvania, along with other states, has designated May as “Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.” There are over 800,000 licensed motorcyclists in Pennsylvania. In 2014 there were 3,284 motorcycle accidents in our state, and 186 of those accidents were fatal. If you have lost a loved one or have been seriously injured in an accident involving a motorcycle, you are entitled to be compensated for the physical, emotional, and financial damages you suffered. If you were hit while riding a motorcycle, or if you were forced to veer off the road to avoid a car and you were injured, or even if you are a driver forced into an accident because a motorcyclist was not following the laws, the experienced and compassionate Pennsylvania personal injury attorneys at…