Romero Paniagua, 41, of Quicy, Washington suffered a broken pelvis when his motorcycle hit a car that pulled out in front of him. The motorcycle accident occurred one mile west of Ephrata reports The Wenatchee World. The driver of the car, who was not injured, was Sarita Rodriquez, 22 of Moses Lake. She was cited for failure to yield the right of way.
According to Department of Transportation statistics, 80% of all motorcycle accidents were not the fault of the rider. Bikers are often seriously injured because of drivers making unsafe lane changes or not paying attention.
When a motorcyclist is hurt, often their damages are large. Besides damage to the motorcycle, there are expensive personal items such as helmets, glove, jackets and pants. The motorcyclist is as also entitled to receive payment for all medical bills including consideration of future medical bills. Any rehabilitation costs, loss of wages and compensation for pain and suffering are also recoverable.
The Farber Law Group handles motorcycle accidents on a contingent fee basis. That means that you do not pay anything unless we recover a settlement for you. With the help of The Farber Law Group, a Washington law firm experienced and knowledgeable in handling motorcycle accidents cases, you may be able to recover your damages. Contact us today.
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