Bristol Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
If you are a Bristol resident hurt in a Motorcycle accident, don’t wait to take legal action. Motorcycle accident victims often face a long and extensive recovery, and sometimes, injuries are so severe that they require lifelong treatment. The at-fault party responsible for your accident deserves to be held responsible for causing you such damages. Bristol Motorcycle Accident Lawyer David Tapalian has the experience and aptitude to get you the compensation that you deserve. Countless Bristol motorcycle riders have trusted Attorney David Tapalian and the legal experts at Tapalian law with their cases. Don’t hesitate to contact Tapalian Law today for a free assessment of your case.Motorcycle Accidents are a Growing Problem in Bristol, RI
Motorcycles are a popular mode of transportation for Bristol residents, and on any given day locals can be seen driving their motorcycles along Hope Street. Unfortunately, the popularity of motorcycles coupled with the congested Bristol roads means that accidents occur frequently. Local and state authorities alike have voiced concern over the recent increase in motorcycle accidents in Rhode Island. According to the Rhode Island Department of Transportation’s Office of Highway Safety (RIDOT), just last year, there was double the number of motorcycle crashes that resulted in death than the previous year. Bristol Motorcycle Accident Lawyer David Tapalian has also seen a stark increase in motorcycle victims recently.
You may have heard of the recent motorcycle accident at the intersection of Fox Hill and Mount Hope Avenue, where an SUV hit a motorcyclist head on. The motorcyclist suffered a serious head injury and was in critical condition. The motorcyclist also was not wearing a helmet, making his injuries even more severe. This rider was lucky to still be with us, but many motorcyclists are not so lucky. Due to Rhode Island Legislation that only requires newly licensed motorcyclists and those under 21 to wear helmets, often seasoned riders forgo using a helmet. However, even the most experienced of riders can be involved in accidents, and it is imperative that riders consider the safety repercussions of riding without a helmet.
The rider in the Mount Hope Avenue motorcycle accident suffered horrific injuries, while the car operator that hit him did not even require hospitalization. The driver, who claims that he “didn’t see the motorcycle”, did not execute the duty of care that he owed the motorcycle rider and everyone on the road. Bristol Motorcycle Accident Lawyer David Tapalian has found that many motorcyclists become frustrated by the lack of respect that regular cars give them when sharing the road. It is not uncommon for a car to run a rider off the street, and many motorcycle accidents are caused by third parties. However, legally, motorcycles are considered vehicles with the same rights as other cars. If you were involved in a motorcycle accident in Bristol, your case will be handled with the same legal proceeding as any car accident claim and deserves the same level of importance as any other motor vehicle accident. After serving the Bristol community for over 20 years, David Tapalian will do whatever it takes to hold the other party responsible for their actions.Contact Motorcycle Accident Lawyer David Tapalian Today for a Free Consultation
Motorcycle accidents are extremely dangerous and can affect you for the rest of your life. If you were involved in a motorcycle accident, as a driver, or as a passenger, you deserve the most qualified legal representation that Bristol has to offer. As a Motorcycle Accident Attorney serving Bristol, Rhode Island, David Tapalian has the knowledge and expertise to handle your claim diligently because he has dealt with hundreds of motorcycle accident cases and negotiates with insurance adjusters every day. Tapalian Law also has a dedicated team of legal experts that can alleviate the confusion of your claim and make the situation less stressful, so you can focus on your recovery from the accident. We will walk you step by step through the correct procedures to move forward with your claim and can create a plan to strengthen your case to make sure you have the greatest chance of receiving full compensation. Even if you suffered severe injuries and cannot come to our office in downtown Providence, our legal experts can even visit you in your home or at the hospital for your consultation. Bristol Motorcycle Accident Attorney David Tapalian will work with you personally and directly on your claim to make sure all your bases are covered. However, there is a 3-year statute of limitations on filing a motorcycle accident claim, and the longer you wait, the harder it is to recover your losses from the incident. Call Tapalian Law today or contact us online to set up a free consultation. You have nothing to lose so contact us today!