The Michigan motorcycle accident lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. often represent motorcyclists who were injured in hit and run accidents. These accidents often result in catastrophic injuries such as traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, knee injuries, serious bone fractures and even death. We help those injured bikers recover compensation for their personal injury claims, including pain and suffering, and also assist them in getting their medical bills and lost wages paid.
According to Michigan Traffic Crash Facts, hit and run accidents comprise approximately ten percent of all Michigan crashes. A substantial number of these involve motorcycles. Many times, the negligent driver will flee the scene to avoid the legal repercussions, both civil and criminal, and other times they simply not realize that their vehicle clipped a motorcycle. In either event, we can often provide important legal assistance to the injured biker and passenger
Victims of hit and run motorcycle collisions do have legal rights and should pursue them immediately after the accident. Quite often, our investigative team can assist in identifying the driver or owner of the vehicle that caused the accident. We also help you in filing your claims for Michigan No-Fault Insurance benefits and an uninsured motorist claim against your own insurance company. There are strict time deadlines for filing these claims to it is essential to contact our law firm as soon as possible after the accident.
For more information about your legal rights after a hit and run motorcycle crash, call our award winning Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. attorneys now at (800) 606-1717. We will explain your legal rights to you and determine what legal recourse of action is available to you. We will represent you under our No Free Promise, which means that there are no legal fees or costs until you receive your settlement. Call today for your free, no obligation consultation!