According to TxDOT’s most recent statistics, over the course of one year:
463 motorcycle riders died in crashes (430 drivers and 33 passengers)
2,022 motorcycle riders suffered incapacitating injuries (1,822 drivers and 200 passengers).
The Dallas motorcycle accident attorneys of Tate Law Offices, P.C., understand why more and more men and women are being drawn to motorcycle riding in Dallas. Many ride for recreation. They enjoy the thrill of the open road and the friendships they can forge as members of a motorcycle organization. From Big Bend Country to the South Texas Plains, our state offers plenty of scenic rides. Others use motorcycles as their main form of transportation because they are cost-efficient.
Our personal injury attorneys also understand why Dallas motorcycle accidents are increasing. The reality is that too many car and truck drivers do not know how to safely share the road with motorcycles. Many crashes are caused by vehicle drivers who either fail to recognize motorcyclists or refuse to respect their rights.
We can bring our deep appreciation for motorcycle riding and our keen understanding of the legal issues in motorcycle accidents to your case. If you have been injured or lost a loved one in a motorcycle crash in Dallas, you can count on Tate Law Offices, P.C., to work to truly protect your rights.
What Should You Do After a Motorcycle Accident in Dallas?
The steps you take immediately after a motorcycle crash will go a long way towards protecting your right to a maximum recovery in your case.
Our Dallas motorcycle accident attorneys suggest that you: