Serious injuries in motorcycle accidents call for aggressive legal assistance
North Carolina law requires that motorcycle riders and passengers wear helmets, but head injuries are possible in accidents even when head protection is worn. Heads injuries can be severe and debilitating. A permanent disability from a head injury may result in a reduction in income for the rest of the victim's life on top of expensive medical bills.
With such high stakes involved in a serious motorcycle accident, it's important for those injured to contact an experienced North Carolina motorcycle accident lawyer to learn about their rights. If you or someone you love was injured in a motorcycle accident due to someone else's negligence, contact the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin. Our accident attorneys have handled motorcycle cases involving serious injury. We know how to stand up to insurance companies and negotiate settlements that cover our clients' losses.
Injuries to the head in motorcycle accidents rarely are minor. Instead, victims face steep medical bills and hospital care that can last weeks, months or even a lifetime.
Types of head injuries in North Carolina motorcycle accidents
The following are examples of head injuries we have seen in North Carolina motorcycle accidents:
- Brain damage
- Skull fracture
- Short- or long-term memory loss
- Chronic headaches
Every motorcycle accident head injury is unique and presents special challenges for a victim. Our North Carolina motorcycle accident attorneys can pore over medical records, accident reports and other crucial paperwork to try to ensure a client obtains compensation for all sustained losses.
In head injury cases, we may tap the expertise of neurologists, neurosurgeons and neuropsychologists to determine the extent of impairment. Depending on the circumstances, we also may retain a life-care planner and an economist to project the future cost of medical treatment and loss of current and future earnings.
Contact a North Carolina personal injury lawyer today — Call 1-866-900-7078
When someone's behavior or negligence leads to a serious head injury, it's important for the injured party or the family of the injured party to discuss options with a North Carolina motorcycle accident lawyer.
Head injury cases can be complicated. Knowing what to do can be confusing. We may be able to help. Contact the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin. We're on your side.