Cases Handled by Personal Injury Firms From Motorcycle to Pedestrian Accidents

It’s an unfortunate fact that motor vehicle accidents occur every day. These events are obviously caused by a variety of factors, which includes drunk driving, distracted driving, and aggressive driving. A large percentage of the people involved in these accidents may become seriously injured or lose their lives.

Motorcyclists were involved in a number of accidents during 2013. Individuals riding motorcycles accounted for four percent of the total injuries that occurred and 14% of all the traffic fatalities. Between 2014 to 2015, however, the number of injuries sustained by motorcyclists did decline by 4.3%. In 2014, there were 92,000 motorcyclists injured, and in 2015, there were 88,000.

There was a significant number of motor vehicle accidents during 2015. Estimates indicated that 32,166 of these crashes were fatal. Both legal and illegal drugs played a role in vehicle crashes. Excluding alcohol, legal and illegal drugs were involved in roughly 16% of the crashes that occu Continue reading