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How Long Does a Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit Take In CA?

One of the most frequently asked questions about motorcycle accident lawsuits is how long they take to settle. Generally, it may take as little as six months or, in more complicated cases, upwards of two years. However, there are many steps that all motorcycle accident cases share that may shorten or lengthen the process. The Overall Steps in the...

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What to do After a Motorcycle Accident in CA

Being in a motorcycle accident is much different from a car accident. Motorcycle accidents often result in more significant injuries because motorcycles offer less protection than other vehicles. For this reason, motorcycle accidents can cause devastating results. The resulting injuries may lead to substantial medical expenses, lost wages, and permanent injuries. Taking the following steps immediately following a motorcycle...

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What Is the Average Payout for a Motorcycle Accident in CA?

If you’re looking for the average settlement for a California motorcycle accident, you may have trouble finding one definitive answer. Unfortunately, there are several reasons why an average doesn’t make for an accurate estimate of your case’s value. Here’s why you should be skeptical of any average you find online. Why an Average Motorcycle Accident Settlement May Be Misleading...

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A Guide to Motorcycle Accident Settlements in California

California has an extensive freeway system with high traffic where motor vehicle accidents are, unfortunately, not an uncommon occurrence. Motorcycle accidents often result in serious injuries and fatalities. According to the National Highway Safety Traffic Administration in its most recent annual report of crash statistics, there were 5,014 deaths and 84,000 injuries in motorcycle accidents in 2019.  If you...

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Can I Make A Claim or Sue For A Hit and Run Motorcycle Accident?

Riding motorcycles is an excellent activity for the wild at heart. There isn’t much in this world that compares to cruising down an empty highway at one with your bike, with the wind howling in your ears. Not to mention the practical advantages of motorcycles: their fuel efficiency; the ease of parking; and their maneuverability. For many, there is...

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Comparative Fault in California Motorcycle Accident Cases

If you have been involved in an accident while driving your motorcycle, it is likely that the insurance companies and adjusters will attempt to defeat any claims you have through comparative fault. In order to overcome this, reach out to an experienced personal injury attorney at Silva Injury Law.   COMPARITIVE FAULT IN CALIFORNIA   It is extremely common...

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When Accidents Cause Traumatic Brain Injuries

Over a million people in California are diagnosed with Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) each year. Most of these injuries are caused by car accidents, slip and falls, falling objects, assaults, medical malpractice, sports injuries, and explosions. The severity of a TBI can range from mild to catastrophic, but all TBI’s require immediate diagnostic testing and appropriate treatment. It’s not...

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What To Do If You Have a Motorcycle Accident Injury

People that don’t ride bikes can never understand the feeling of freedom and exhilaration you feel riding down the highway on a motorcycle, but with this thrill comes risk. Motorcycles offer much less protection than closed vehicles, so it’s much more likely that you’ll suffer serious or even catastrophic injuries in a crash. It’s important to hire an attorney...

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