What Types of Compensation Can I Seek After a Motorcycle Accident?

If you've been involved in a motorcycle accident, it's vital to understand the various types of compensation available. This guide outlines the primary categories of damages you may be entitled to seek after such an incident.

Economic Damages

Economic damages, also known as... read more?

How Long Do I Have to File a Claim After a Motorcycle Accident?

Motorcycle accidents can be traumatic experiences, and focusing on the legal implications might be difficult amidst the turmoil. However, understanding the timeline for filing a claim is crucial. This guide explains how long you generally have to file a claim after a motorcycle... read more?

How is Fault Determined in a Motorcycle Accident?

Determining fault in a motorcycle accident can often be complex, as various factors can influence the final decision. Understanding how fault is established can be crucial in a personal injury claim following a motorcycle accident. Let's explore this further.

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Should I Contact My Insurance Company After a Motorcycle Accident?

Being involved in a motorcycle accident can be a shocking experience, and there's often confusion about the proper steps to take. One question we frequently hear is, "Should I contact my insurance company after a motorcycle accident?" There's a lot to... read more?

What Should I Do Immediately After a Motorcycle Accident?

Motorcycle accidents can be quite alarming, resulting in confusion and anxiety about what to do next. But remember, your actions following the accident can significantly affect your potential personal injury claim. Let's take you through a comprehensive guide that will... read more?

What happens if an uninsured driver hits me?

Picture this: You’re sitting in your vehicle at a stoplight, patiently waiting for it to change to green. You notice a car in front of you, a car behind you, and one on either side of you. Out of those four vehicles, chances are, one is uninsured and the others may be... read more?

How do I get a rental car after a car accident?

If the other driver is at-fault and his/her insurance company accepts liability, then the at-fault driver’s insurance company should provide you with a rental vehicle during the time your vehicle is being repaired or until you receive a check for the value of the vehicle.  An... read more?

Why isn’t my insurance company paying all of my medical bills?

Florida is a No-Fault State, which means that if I am in a car accident – regardless of who is at fault – my automobile insurance is going to pay the first $10,000.00 of my medical bills. This is known as Personal Injury Protection (PIP). However, my insurance... read more?

Do I have to talk to my insurance company after getting in a car accident?

Yes, but before you talk to an insurance company or agree to do a recorded statement, please contact us first so we can advise you of your legal rights. An insurance company can refuse to provide you benefits if you are not complying with your policy. This is why it... read more?

Do I still have an injury claim if I wasn’t wearing my seatbelt?

Yes. You may still have a valid claim for personal injury if you weren’t wearing your seat belt in car accident.  Florida law requires you to wear a seatbelt.   If you are in a car accident and do not have your seatbelt on, you can still bring a claim.... read more?

Why won’t my primary doctor treat me after a car accident?

Many primary care doctors have made a conscious decision not to treat auto injuries for several reasons. Some are not set up to submit their bills to auto insurers, which is different than submitting to health insurance; some do not want to be involved in the medical care... read more?

Who pays to fix my car after an accident?

Ultimately, it is the person who caused the accident that is responsible for the cost of repairing your vehicle. When the at-fault party’s insurance company accepts liability for the accident, they will work with you to get an appraisal of the damage, determine repair costs, and... read more?

Do I have to talk to the other driver’s insurance company after an accident?

Insurance companies are very wealthy and very powerful. They will unfortunately often times try to take advantage of those who have been injured in accidents by asking for sworn statements immediately after the event. Insurance companies will try to get you to make... read more?

What is PIP (personal injury protection) insurance?

PIP stands for personal injury protection.   In Florida, PIP covers 80% of your medical bills when you are involved in a motor vehicle collision up to $10,000.00. PIP will also cover 60% of your lost wages under the same $10,000.00. When you are involved in a motor vehicle collision, you will use the PIP... read more?

What is uninsured motorist coverage?

Uninsured Motorist Coverage (UM) is insurance that you can purchase on your own policy to protect you if the person who injures you in a car accident has little or no insurance coverage. Florida law does not require drivers to purchase insurance coverage to pay for bodily injury they cause... read more?