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Opa-Locka Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

If you were injured in a motorcycle wreck, or your loved one was involved in a fatal crash, call an Opa-Locka motorcycle accident lawyer from Gerson & Schwartz P.A. right away. Our team has more than 49 years of experience helping accident and injury victims. This is more than just a job for us. We believe it is essential that accident victims receive accurate legal advice and experienced guidance through the claims process. It is just one of the ways we give back to the community.

Following a motorcycle crash in Opa-Locka, we recommend you call 911 to ensure the police and emergency responders arrive right away. If you are able to, exchange information with the other driver. Also, take photos and video of the crash from different angles and distances. However, our motorcycle accident attorneys in Opa-Locka understand you may be too hurt or in shock and unable to gather evidence at the scene. Not to worry. We can still take on your case and fight for your financial recovery.

To talk with us about best next steps, call Gerson & Schwartz P.A. at (877) 475-2905. We offer free consultations to ensure there are no hurdles to you receiving appropriate legal information and advice.

We Represent Motorcycle Accident Victims in Opa-Locka, FL

Opa-Locka was founded by the Father of Naval Aviation, Glenn Hammond Curtiss. It is a city of just over 4 square miles in Miami-Dade County. Its boundaries are NW 151st Street, NW 47th Avenue, and NW 17th Avenue. The southern border is jagged and comprised of E 65th Street and NW 135th Street. The urban community was chartered in May 1926. The area where the community was established was originally named Opa-tisha-wocka-locka by the Seminole Native Americans. Curtiss developed the city with the theme of Arabian Nights and utilized Moorish architecture. As of 2018, the city had a population of more than 16,300 people.

Long gone are the days when Opa-Locka began as a planned community. Now, the community is crisscrossed by several major roads and accessible from several highways. The small city sees a fair amount of traffic, which increases the risk of auto accidents, including motorcycle crashes.

At Gerson & Schwartz P.A., we represent motorcycle accident victims whether they live in Opa-Locka or the crash occurred in Opa-Locka. Do not hesitate to contact our motorcycle accident lawyers in Opa-Locka for help in pursuing a motorcycle accident insurance claim or lawsuit.

Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents in Opa-Locka

We have worked on motorcycle crash cases arising from all types of negligence. Some of the most common cases involve:

Let Us Investigate the Crash

After you or a loved one are involved in a motorcycle accident, your first thought is to get medical help and heal. Your second thought is to hold the at-fault driver responsible and receive a settlement. However, winning a settlement or court award requires you to have proof that the other driver was at fault and proof of your injuries.

To gain the evidence that will establish your case, you should have an Opa-Locka motorcycle accident lawyer investigate the collision. We will gather the crash report, photos, and eyewitness statement, including your own. We also will look for any traffic, weather, or surveillance camera footage of the accident or of the negligent driver in the seconds or minutes before the crash.

Through a thorough and independent investigation, we will uncover evidence of what happened to the cause the crash, who was at fault, and whether any other party is liable for your injuries.

Motorcycle Accident Compensation

When a negligent driver causes you harm, that driver is responsible for compensating you for your injuries. Our Opa-Locka motorcycle accident attorneys will fight hard for you to receive full and fair compensation for your:

  • Past and future medical bills
  • Lost wages and employment benefits
  • Physical pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Disability
  • Disfigurement
  • Reduced earning capacity
  • Reduced earning potential
  • Loss of normal life
  • Loss of the affection of your spouse
We Can Help You With the Insurer and in Court

Most motorcycle accident claims are resolved through an insurance settlement. However, this is not always possible. The driver who hit you may not have had insurance. Or, the insurer may wrongfully deny your claim or refuse to negotiate for a fair settlement. When you run into these insurance issues after a crash, we may recommend you pursue a personal injury lawsuit.

Our attorneys for motorcycle accidents in Opa-Locka are prepared to take your case through trial. We are experienced litigators and are not intimidated to go up against the driver and their insurer.

Contact Gerson & Schwartz P.A. for Help After a Motorcycle Wreck

We understand how devastating an unexpected motorcycle accident is. One minute, you are enjoying the open road. The next minute, you are in shock and then in pain. We are here to help you move forward after a serious accident by helping you obtain the compensation you need to deal with your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.

Contact us today at (305) 371-6000 or through our online form.

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