Representing Motorcyclists In Injury Claims
Many drivers do not think twice before blaming motorcyclists after an accident. Everyone knows motorcycles just zip through traffic at high speeds. However, as a motorcyclist, you now have firsthand knowledge that many car and truck drivers simply do not keep a proper lookout for motorcycles. There was nothing you could do when that car pulled out from the stop sign and now you, too, have become a statistic.
Medical staff tell you that many people do not survive these types of crashes. Despite this, you are left with more questions than answers and more pain that you ever could have imagined, and you are overcome with uncertainty. However, no matter how hopeless you feel, you are not alone, and we can help you through your recovery.
We are motorcyclists’ go-to attorneys after an accident. We are committed to ensuring you are fairly compensated for your injuries, and we will do everything in our power to help you obtain justice. Together, our attorneys at Hixson & Brown, P.C., will fight for you to regain control of your life.
Know The Facts About Motorcycle Accidents
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
- Motorcycle crashes killed 4,976 people in 2016.
- Motorcycle-related deaths have increased by 55 percent since 2000.
- Per mile traveled in 2015, the number of deaths on motorcycles was nearly 29 times the number in cars.
- Motorcycle crash-related injuries and deaths totaled $12 billion in one year, in medical care costs and productivity losses.
When Motorcycle Crashes Result In Wrongful Death
In the aftermath of a fatal accident, filing a wrongful death lawsuit may be the last thing on your family’s mind.
At Hixson & Brown, P.C., we understand, and we are here to help. Our Des Moines, Iowa, auto accident law firm has the resources necessary to take the legal burden off your shoulders so you can concentrate on rebuilding your life. Our attorneys are committed to providing the personal, attentive and caring support you need throughout the legal process.
Free Initial Consultation With Our Iowa Motorcycle Accident Lawyers
To request a free initial consultation about your or your loved one’s motorcycle accident, call the West Des Moines office of Hixson & Brown, P.C., at 515-650-4531 or toll free at 800-229-9854. You can also reach us via our online contact form.