ONEmotorcycle accidentcan cause catastrophic injury and permanent disability. Medical costs and mental stress are often immense.
Before accepting an offer from an insurance company, injured motorcyclists should speak to the attorneys at Younker Hyde Macfarlane, PLLC.
Our Salt Lake City, UT law firm will fight for you and your loved ones.
What caused your motorcycle accident?
noYounker Hyde Macfarlane, PLLC,We have a deep understanding of motorcycle accidents.In fact, as motorcyclists, we were involved in these accidents ourselves and can understand your situation.
We understand that a variety of circumstances can lead to a motorcycle accident. In the last decadesour lawyersrepresented pilots injured due to:
A high percentage of fatal car and motorcycle accidents are caused by speeding.
Driving under the influence
Driving while intoxicated with drugs or alcohol impairs the ability to coordinate and make decisions.
When other drivers are distracted behind the wheel, motorcyclists are at risk.
road and weather conditions
Wet roads and poor riding conditions can make riding and controlling a motorcycle dangerous.
Problems in the manufacture and maintenance of the motorcycle can render the vehicle unsafe.
Whatever the cause of your motorcycle accident, our lawyers are there for you...
Please contact Younker Hyde Macfarlane, PLLC We offer free consultations
Attorneys at law for more than 30 yearsThe younger Hyde Macfarlanewere with accident victims and their families. Our Salt Lake City law firm is as conscientious as it is detail-oriented, always fighting for what is right.
our lawyersworked on countless motorcycles andcases of car accidentsto help clients hold negligent parties accountable.We take on complex litigation that other Utah law firms cannot handle.
Before accepting an offer from insurers, contact Younker Hyde Macfarlane. You canContact our motorcycle accident lawyers onlineOr call us.
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what we offer
noThe younger Hyde Macfarlane, we have a unique ability to represent motorcycle accident claims. We're proud to help victims of Salt Lake City motorcycle accidents and their families by providing themsound legal advice and insightevery step of the way.
Professional case discussion
Our motorcycle accident lawyers will go through the details of your collision.We'll let you know if a case is worth pursuing, what expectations to have and what crucial steps to take.
Thanks to our long history of legal excellence, our motorcycle accident attorneys have builtRelationships with doctors and accident specialistswho can provide information about your injuries and the collision.
peace of mind
Pursuing litigation is complicated and emotionally draining. If you trust Younker Hyde Macfarlane,Our motorcycle accident attorneys are here for youevery step of the way.
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Compensations and Indemnifications for financial and non-financial losses
Our attorneys in Salt Lake Citywill work formaximize your recoveryif you have been injured as a result of a motorcycle accident. In a motorcycle accident, compensation may be awarded for medical expenses, future medical expenses, the cost of reconstructive surgery, loss of wages, reduced earning capacity, future loss of wages if the driver is incapacitated, and pain and suffering.
When negotiating settlements or claiming damages,Our motorcycle accident lawyers will fight to get you paid a fair amount from insurers and negligent parties.There are several legal ways you can get compensation, including:
Most cases of motorcycle accidents do not go to court. Instead they aresettled out of court to avoid lengthy litigation🇧🇷 Our motorcycle accident lawyers will help you negotiate a fair settlement that takes into account the difficulties you have faced as well as those to come.
Compensation is sought in a judgment for coverageProperty damage and financial loss caused by the accident🇧🇷 This can include medical bills, property damage, emotional pain and suffering, loss of future income, and funeral expenses.
Punitive damages can also be sought in court. Beyond Damages, Punitive Damagespunish the negligent party for its actions🇧🇷 The amount awarded depends on the type of motorcycle accident.
Worrying numbers in motorcycle accidents
According to numbers fromUtah Department of Public Safety, there was1,037 total motorcycle accidents in the state in 2018,966 injured and 47 motorcyclists died. While motorcycle deaths have been falling nationwide, the numbers showan upward trend in fatal motorcycle accidents statewidevon 2009-2018.
Persistent joint injuries of victims of motorcycle accidents
Motorcyclists can endurecatastrophic or even fatal injuriesduring a collision. Medical bills can add up, which is why it's important to speak with our Salt Lake City motorcycle accident attorneys before accepting any insurance company offers.
As a law firm exclusively focused on personal injurymedical malpractice, zhomicidecases, we represent victims who have suffered all types of injuries, including:
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Concussions, brain contusions and other types ofserious head injurycan occur in a crasheven if a motorcyclist is wearing a helmet🇧🇷 These injuries can affect cognition, memory, mood and motor skills.
spinal cord injury
spinal cord injuriescan lead to a collisionPartial or complete paralysis🇧🇷 Paraplegics and paraplegics are dependent on a wheelchair for the rest of their lives and require extensive medical care and support.
Damage to internal organs
The force of a motorcycle accident can severely damage a person's chest and internal organs.These injuries are not always obvious., which is why accident victims should consult a doctor immediately.
leg and arm injuries
Many people in motorcycle accidents suffer limb injuries. In addition todislocated joints and broken bones, motorcyclists can also suffer nerve, tendon and soft tissue damage in their arms and legs.
Street rash refers toCuts and abrasionscaused by skidding on the road surface. Without proper protective gear, a road rash can cause large cuts in exposed skin that can result in permanent scarring.
Injury attorneys fighting for motorcyclists and their families
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the lasting effects from a motorcycle accident
The trauma of a motorcycle accident can have lifelong consequences for accident victims and their families. When creating a motorcycle accidentour attorneys in Salt Lake CityConsider this long-term impact on victims.
Paralysis, loss of a limb and nerve damage can resultLifelong disability after an accident🇧🇷 Adapting to these physical changes is demanding and expensive.
Traumatic brain injuries are often associated withdepression and mental health problems🇧🇷 Also worth mentioning is the emotional trauma of the accident and the recovery process.
Trauma to the head, face, and other body parts can result in permanent disfigurementreconstructive surgery may not completely resolve it.
Injuries in motorcycle accidents can occurdeviate from certain careers and future goals🇧🇷 This may cause you to find a new calling and reconsider your finances.
impact on your family
Families who have lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident face great grief. For accident victims, their familiesparticipate in the healing struggle.