Motorcycle accidents often cause devastating injuries. One common type of motorcycle accident involves other vehicles’ blind spots – when a motorcyclist rides in these areas, it is very difficult for the driver to see the bike and its rider.
Drivers and motorcyclists alike must effectively check their blind spots to reduce the risk of blind spot accidents.
If you have been injured in a blind spot motorcycle accident or any other type of motorcycle crash, our Sacramento motorcycle accident attorneys are here to help you – request a free, no obligation consultation today and learn more about your legal rights.
A blind spot is an area around a vehicle that the driver cannot see in his or her mirrors. Because a driver has no direct line of sight into this area, he or she is unable to detect hazards within it, such as a motorcyclist.
Since you cannot see what is in these zones by checking mirrors, you need to know the additional steps required to make sure blind spot areas are clear before making traffic maneuvers.
Both motorists and motorcyclists should actively work to avoid blind spot accidents by taking certain actions whenever on the road.
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. At The Arnold Law Firm, our team of lawyers is well-versed in California motorcycle laws and can investigate your claim to obtain the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
Schedule a free consultation to determine if you have a valid claim against the at-fault party. We charge no upfront fees and payment is only due if we recover compensation for you.
Contact us today at (916) 777-7777 for a free case evaluation.