While riding on a motorcycle can be a means of transportation and an enjoyable hobby, it does not come without danger. Other drivers on the road do not necessarily take the time or thought to use the proper safety habits.
When they have caused you serious injury, or a loved one has died in a motorcycle accident, you could be entitled to significant financial compensation. First, you need to file an insurance claim or a lawsuit against the responsible driver. Call one of our skilled Pensacola motorcycle accident lawyers at Stevenson Klotz Injury Attorneys to begin the legal process.
The Rate of Car and Motorcycle Accidents Are Not Much Different in FL
The popularity of motorcycles continues to grow in Florida. In any given year, on average, there are between 600,000 to 650,000 registered motorcyclists in the state. These motorcyclists are of varying experience levels.
There are an average of roughly 9,000 motorcycle accidents each year in Florida. Thus, if you are a registered motorcyclist in Florida, you have roughly a 1.5% chance of being involved in an accident in a given year.