Winning Strategies for Your Motorcycle Injury Case

It can be intimidating and overwhelming to deal with insurance companies or a court case following a motorcycle injury.

It can be intimidating and overwhelming to deal with insurance companies or a court case following a motorcycle injury. Fortunately, there are many strategies you can use to ensure that your case is presented as effectively and successfully as possible. One of the most important is getting effective legal representation, which the Diaz Law Firm offers. We’ve successfully handled many motorcycle accident cases and work hard for our clients

Police Should Be Notified of Your Accident

Motorcycle injury lawsuits should be reported as soon as possible after an accident in order to prove your case. It may help to strengthen your argument if you report the accident as proof that you were involved in an accident.

Retain Your Motorcycle and Don’t Have it Repaired

Do not have the damaged motorcycle repaired until after the case has been settled. By providing key evidence of your damages, you can calculate how much compensation you deserve. Moreover, it allows your lawyer to have an engineer inspect the bike to determine if a defective part contributed to or caused the accident. Manufacturers, designers, and others may be held liable if such an event occurred.

Document Your Injuries

If you have suffered injuries due to your accident, be sure to document them by keeping the receipts and copies of your treatment. Follow the physician’s orders, take your medications, and keep all your follow-up appointments. Failure to do so may give the insurance company an opening to say you weren’t as badly injured as you say you were.

Become Familiar With the Law on Mississippi Personal Injury Claims

Having a thorough understanding of the applicable injury laws is essential. Your attorney can explain to you what laws apply in your case, what your legal rights are and how the insurance negotiations or court case will proceed. 

Gather Evidence

The more evidence that is gathered to support your claim, the stronger and more convincing it will be both with the insurance company and in court. If you can, collect all evidence related to the case, including the crash report, witness statements, medical records, photos of the accident scene and any other relevant documents. Your attorney can help with this as well as examining the accident scene and using investigative techniques to uncover additional evidence.

Hire an Attorney

It can be dangerous and difficult to represent yourself in a motorcycle injury lawsuit. Hiring a motorcycle injury lawyer who specializes in presenting motorcycle injury claims effectively is the best way to ensure that your case is presented successfully. An experienced lawyer can provide valuable insight into legal procedures, court rules and strategy development. Most injury cases, around 95 percent, are settled with the offending party’s insurance company. However, your lawyer will be prepared to take your case to civil court if necessary.

By following these tips, you can ensure that your motorcycle injury case is presented as persuasively and effectively as possible. You can improve your chances of getting a favorable outcome with proper preparation and a robust legal team. 

The Diaz Law Firm: Louisiana Motorcycle Accident Lawyers

The Diaz Law Firm offers a free case review to answer your questions and discuss your options moving forward. Call (601) 607-3456 or (800) 459-2222 to schedule your free consultation. Please feel free to contact us online as well. When you need legal assistance for your motorcycle accident injury, you can count on us to get the job done.