A helmet is the most important piece of safety gear that a motorcycle rider can wear. In fact, helmets are so effective at reducing the severity of injuries sustained in serious collisions.
A motorcycle accident often results in very serious injuries for the rider. At Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers, we believe that one of the best tools for rider safety is knowledge. That is why these blog posts not only contain information about what to do after a motorcycle accident, but also safety tips for preventing accidents and minimizing damage.
Look through the motorcycle accidents section of our law blog to find articles about motorcycle safety and how to protect yourself before and after a crash. For more information, you can check out the motorcycle accidents page in our frequently asked questions section. You can also chat with a representative using our convenient chat tool at the bottom right-hand corner of this page.
If you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident, you will likely require legal representation in order to recover fair compensation. Give us a call or use our online contact form to schedule an appointment for a free, no-obligation case review. A motorcycle accident lawyer will go over your case and advise you of all your possible legal options for securing compensation.
The Times-Picayune reports on two tragic motorcycle accidents that both occurred near New Orleans over the weekend, killing two.
Motorcycle safety gear has advanced tremendously over the past decade, but even with the proper equipment, you are likely to suffer injuries in the event of an accident.
No vehicle can match the freedom and thrill of cruising on a motorcycle, but that excitement comes at a cost for thousands of riders each year.
NOLA reports on a tragic collision on Interstate 610 that took the life of a motorcyclist. The accident occurred at around 2 p.m. when the motorcyclist side-swiped an 18-wheeler, lost control, and collided with a guardrail.
In 2015, nearly 90,000 motorcyclists suffered injuries in traffic accidents. Even with the proper safety gear, a motorcycle crash is likely to cause severe injuries or death.
You may already know that a motorcycle crash is likely to cause severe injuries. What you may not know, though, is that the vast majority of motorcycle accidents stem from human errors such as speeding, driving under the influence, and tailgating. It is critical that all riders understand the dangers of these reckless behaviors and …
Now that spring is in full swing, motorcyclists across Louisiana are hitting the road and enjoying the thrill of commuting on two wheels.
Open car doors are one of the many hazards faced by motorcyclists. A collision with a car door or swerving to avoid one can cause a rider to suffer serious and even life altering injuries. Our Lafayette motorcycle accident lawyer is familiar with this type of accident and the injuries it can cause. If you …