Category: Motorcycle Accidents

electric scooter causes accident

As the popularity of dockless rentable electric scooters has exploded in cities across Texas and the U.S., so too have scooter-related injuries. Trauma center officials in Austin, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and other cities have confirmed a significant increase in ER visits related to scooter accidents. In Texas, specifically, the…

Lane Splitting in Texas

Lane splitting refers to the practice of riding a motorcycle on the dashed lines between lanes of traffic, usually traffic moving in the same direction that is slow or stopped. A study by the University of California Berkeley found that motorcyclists who split lanes in heavy traffic were significantly less likely to…

Texas Motorcycle Safety Checklist

This motorcycle safety checklist was created by Tate Law Offices, P.C., to remind you about critical safety measures and safety issues that you should look for before your next ride. Be sure to check all of the following before you go out to avoid any potential motorcycle accidents: Be aware of local…

motorcycle accident lawyers in dallas

Tate Law Offices, P.C., focuses on motorcycle accidents. We want to help riders and their passengers if they have been injured in an accident that someone else caused. We know motorcycle accidents are different from other types of motor vehicle accident cases. If you or a loved one has been seriously…

Cost of Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents occur less frequently than other types of accidents on our roads in Texas and elsewhere. However, when they do happen, the costs can be significantly higher than auto accidents, according to a recently released study out of Canada. You may actually be shocked at the difference in costs. The Canadian…

Motorcycle riders and pip insurance

Motorcycle accidents, unfortunately, often lead to catastrophic injuries, such as broken bones, lacerations, and terrible road rash on various parts of the body. In turn, these injuries may lead to costly medical bills and time spent away from work during a period of recovery. In the event of such an…