Our Downriver motorcycle accident lawyers represent motorcyclists and passengers injured in crashes Downriver and in the surrounding areas. These include injury claims for injured bikers hit by cars, trucks, and even other motorcycles. We also file lawsuits against insurance companies who refuse to pay no-fault insurance benefits, including lost wages and medical expenses. Our law firm will help you win the best and highest settlement for your case.
Our experienced attorneys also file claims against road commissions and governmental agencies for bikers injured due to a dangerous highway or defective road, including pot holes and shoulder drop-offs. There are strict time deadlines for filing these governmental claims so it is important that you contact us as soon as possible after the accident. We will need to take photographs and get witness statements to protect your claim so you should call us immediately to start investigating your case.
Unfortunately, there are many fatal motorcycle accidents that occur in the Downriver area. In cases involving the death of a biker or passenger, we will file a Michigan Wrongful Death Lawsuit on behalf of the surviving family members. These lawsuits get compensation for the pain and suffering of the decedent and for the loss of society and companionship suffered by the family members.
Downriver Motorcycle Accident Information
"Downriver" Michigan is the unofficial name for the collection of Metro Detroit suburbs in Wayne County, along the western shore of the Detroit River. Some of the cities that comprise this area include Allen Park, Romulus, Southgate, Trenton, and Wyandotte. According to the 2010 census, the aggregate population of the Downriver area was 361,454. There are several highways and major thoroughfares in the Downriver area. They include:
- US 24 (Telegraph Road)
- M-85 (Fort Road)
Motorcycle accidents usually occur because the driver of another motor vehicle is not paying attention to the biker or driving carelessly. These accidents are almost always the fault of the motorist and not the biker. According to statistics, the most common types of motorcycle accidents Downriver are:
- Single vehicle accidents
- Rear end accidents
- Angled rear end accidents
- Sideswipe accidents
- Head on left turn accidents
Obtaining Your Downriver Motorcycle Accident Report
For a motorcycle accident that occurred in the Downriver area, you can request your report from the Michigan State Police.
Downriver Police – Michigan State Police
12111 Telegraph Road
Taylor, MI 48180
If you choose us as your motorcycle attorneys, we will get all of the reports for you and have our investigator interview witnesses and take photographs.
No Fees Unless You Win A Downriver Motorcycle Accident Settlement
We do not charge any legal fees unless we are able to get you a settlement. We also pay all case costs and expenses. If your case is unsuccessful for any reason whatsoever, you will owe us nothing. We put that in writing for you.
Contact Our Downriver Motorcycle Accident Lawyers
If you or a loved one was injured in a motorcycle accident in the Downriver area, it is important you contact our lawyers now. We will help you get all of your no-fault insurance benefits claims filed and paid by the insurance company. We will also begin working to win you the best settlement for your case. Call us now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with an experienced Downriver attorney so we can start working on your case today!