Lake Worth Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
Motorcycle Accident Attorney Aaron R. Coven ensures you receive the maximum compensation for your accident injuries in Lake Worth & all over Palm Beach County
In Lake Worth, Florida, Attorney Aaron R. Coven, who has been a resident of Palm Beach County since 1974, provides those who have been injured in motorcycle accidents the type of legal representation that they deserve and require. Determined to ensure that those who have been injured due to the negligence of another driver receive a fair settlement, Attorney Coven fights aggressively for his neighbors.
Motorcycle Accident Injuries
According to various studies, when a motorcycle accident occurs, 80% of the time the cyclist is injured. And the fault is on another driver in about 60% of accidents. Of the five most common injuries associated with such accidents, the most serious are head and brain injuries. Along with concussions, which can have dramatic long-term effects, a bike rider may also suffer traumatic brain injury (TBI).
TBI is exceptionally serious.The effects of TBI include:
- Memory loss
- Difficulty reasoning and thinking
- Consistent headaches, which can be severe
- Compromised physical abilities.
Such injuries can be slow to heal and may result in chronic health problems that hinder one physically and mentally.
Other life-altering, common injuries include those to the back and spine, disfigurement, and bone fractures. If you have been in a motorcycle accident and have suffered any of the consequences mentioned here, you may have grounds for a personal injury lawsuit in the State of Florida.
Causes of Bike Accidents
As Attorney Coven has discovered, the causes of motorcycle accidents are often attributed to distracted driving, inattentiveness by operators at intersections, and lack of care when switching lanes on a highway. Often it comes down to the fact that a driver’s negligence involves their inability to carefully survey the area. A driver who is at fault and has caused serious injury to a motorcyclist will frequently claim they never saw the bike rider.
What You Should Do
If you are in a motorcycle accident, the first thing you should do is get medical attention. In order to protect your right to receive insurance benefits for injuries related to your incident, you must seek medical help with in fourteen days of the accident. Plus, it is important to understand that insurance companies will often weigh how soon after your accident you saw a doctor. Insurers tend to take injuries and claims for such more seriously if the person has been to a doctor within 72 hours of the accident.
Contact Attorney Coven Today
If you have been the victim of another person’s negligence while riding a motorcycle and their actions are responsible for your injuries, contact Attorney Aaron R. Coven in Lake Worth, Florida, as soon as possible. Call him at 561-540-3636 or fill out the short contact form on this page.
Attorney Coven will meet with you personally for a free, no obligation consultation, review the facts concerning your case, and offer you information regarding possible steps that may be taken towards winning you just and fair compensation. Contact Attorney Coven today; he is ready to help you.