Motorcycle Accidents

Since 1988, Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen has represented families who have lost loved ones to someone else's negligent actions. Our firm has a proven track record of success, winning millions of dollars in rightful compensation for our clients.

Motorcycle Accident Lawyers Serving Boca Raton

We Have the Experience Needed to Help the Victims of Severe Injuries Find Justice

Motorcyclists are overwhelmingly likely to be injured in a collision with another vehicle, and due to the lack of protection they have compared to drivers, they are also at a much higher risk of death or serious harm. Even helmets and the most advanced protective gear can only do so much in a high-speed crash.

Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen represents motorcycle accident victims who have been severely injured. Exercising your right to compensation is essential to moving forward after a life-changing accident. We want to help you overcome the challenges and expenses caused by a negligent driver. Our attorneys can answer your questions and provide honest guidance if you are not sure what your next steps should be.

Considering a motorcycle accident claim? Call Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen at (866) 629-1061 for a free consultation with one of our Boca Raton attorneys.

Liability in Your Motorcycle Accident Claim

Studies show motorcycle accidents are more likely to be caused by car drivers, who may overestimate the amount of time they have before a motorcycle reaches them, miss a motorcycle that’s concealed by a blind spot, or simply not notice the smaller profile of a rider. This statistic will not stop an insurer from trying to shift liability to you, however. We have dedicated legal investigators who can uncover evidence and provide a skilled analysis of the situation.

Drivers often cause motorcycle accidents by:

  • Turning across a motorcyclist’s right-of-way
  • Cutting a motorcyclist off
  • Opening a door into a motorcyclist’s path

In some cases, neither driver is at fault—a faulty motorcycle or car part can cause a driver to lose control. In such a case, the liability might rest with:

  • The company that designed a faulty vehicle
  • A manufacturer that cut corners or failed to uphold quality in their process
  • A vehicle seller who did not inform you of recalls or necessary fixes
  • A mechanic who missed a warning sign or made a shoddy repair

Proving an auto or motorcycle defect caused an accident and injuries often means consulting with engineers and preparing models and simulations to educated untrained judges and juries. With our resources and network of experts, Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen can handle complex auto defect cases.

Filing a Motorcycle Accident Claim

Motorcyclists’ injuries are often severe, which makes it even more important you prevail in your injury claim. Insurers are legally bound to pay your damages if you were hit by one of their clients, but they do not have to make it easy for you. Aside from trying to shift some of the blame to you to reduce your final settlement, an insurance adjuster may:

  • Waste your time on multiple phone calls
  • Ask for extensive documentation to drag out your claim
  • Understate the value of your damages

Reducing the amount of an accident claim makes sense for insurance companies, but for the injured, it can mean a lack of support to access necessary care and other services. Over thousands of accident claims, our attorneys have learned how to handle these obstacles to justice. We do everything in our power to keep our clients’ claims moving forward smoothly.

Calculating Damages in a Motorcycle Accident Case

There are two keys to knowing the true value of your accident claim. The first is understanding the breadth of the harm—the extent of the effects your injuries will have on your life. The second is considering its longevity.

Insurance adjusters often use an accident victim’s immediate medical needs as a base amount for their settlement. This practice produces an unfairly low number, because doctor’s bills are a relatively small part of the losses linked to a catastrophic injury. Our attorneys can help you identify damages like:

  • Medical bills
  • Future medical needs
  • Physical/vocational rehabilitation
  • Accommodations/accessibility devices
  • Household or personal aid
  • Lost wages
  • Lost earning capacity
  • Pain and suffering
  • Future pain and suffering
  • Mental anguish

The more serious your injury, the longer it will continue to impact your life. Before accepting an insurer’s word for how much your claim is worth, reach out to a reputable accident attorney. Our team consults with medical and life care professionals so we can understand and itemize the full worth of our clients’ claims.

We’re Here for Boca Raton Motorcycle Accident Victims

Suffering a severe injury can change your life forever, introducing challenges and expenses you and your loved ones might struggle to meet without assistance. Do not give an insurance adjuster a chance to underpay you if you are in this position. Contact an attorney promptly so you have someone to fight for your right to compensation.

Our legal team has aggressive attorneys who help clients maximize their compensation even in the most complex cases. This isn’t just because receiving a fair settlement is essential finding your way forward after an injury. It’s also because holding wrongdoers accountable matters.

Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen has always been dedicated to using the law to make lives better. Ask us how we can help you after a serious accident.

Schedule a free consultation with one of our Boca Raton team members by calling us at (866) 629-1061. Our attorneys take a team approach on every case because we care about doing the best we can for our clients.

A Legacy of Compassion & Excellence

Working With Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen
  • Changing Lives by Changing The Law

    Since our firm opened, we've made it our mission to get justice for our clients and their families. We've not only taken on cases that other firms had turned down, but we've also fought to get unjust laws and restrictions overturned or modified.

  • A Team of Legal Professionals

    Complex legal cases require extensive research, trial experience, and industry knowledge, which is why we always have a team of attorneys working on every case we take on. Our team-centric approach to litigation means that we're able to really focus on getting our clients the best possible outcome.

  • There Are No Upfront Legal Fees

    We handle all of our claims on a contingency fee basis and will handle all legal fees, court costs, and expert fees related to your specific case. With decades of experience in this industry, we have a wealth of experts we work with routinely to ensure your case is handled with the utmost care.

  • We Understand the Medicine

    Our attorneys not only take the time to understand the evidence in your case, but also the pathology and medical techniques used in your specific situation. We believe that any attorney that takes on these types of cases needs to be on equal footing with medical professionals and physicians. 

A LEGACY OF CHANGING LIVES

Millions Recovered on Behalf of Our Clients
  • Florida International University Pedestrian Bridge Collapse $100,000,000
  • Personal Injury Miami-Dade College Parking Garage Collapse
  • Bal Harbour Residential Building Collapse Confidential Settlement
  • Medical Malpractice Seven-Figure Orthopedic Medical Malpractice

    A Punta Gorda, Florida woman in her forties visited an ear, nose, and throat specialist for a check-up due to fatigue. After performing a brief examination, the doctor at the facility recommended that she undergo parathyroid surgery, however he did not order the necessary radiological scan that determines which side of her neck should be operated on. Without that information available, the surgeon began on the wrong side of her neck and did not realize his error until they were well into the procedure.

  • Medical Malpractice Seven-Figure Settlement for Woman Who Lost Her Leg After Misdiagnosis

    A woman in her sixties was brought to a hospital after she slipped and fell, injuring her leg and causing severe pain. During her treatment, the hospital staff failed to notice that the impact had caused a blood clot behind her knee, which was restricting circulation to the rest of her leg. Over time, the untreated clot cut off blood flow to the point where her leg was beyond saving and needed amputation.

  • Medical Malpractice Seven-Figure Settlement for Family of Mother Who Died During Childbirth

    In 2015, a 23-year-old mother began experiencing severe complications while giving birth in Charlotte County, Florida. The hospital’s staff did not give her the attention she needed, and failed to realize that her complications required an emergency transfer to a Sarasota County Hospital, which had the needed staff and equipment to treat her. The mother and her unborn child eventually died in the hospital.

  • Medical Malpractice Seven-Figure Settlement for Misdiagnosis of a Blood Clot

    A 68-year-old man was complaining about pain in his left leg, which was swollen, red, and painful. He went to a local emergency room, and the family asked the doctor if it was a blood clot. The doctor assured the family that it was not a blood clot but was instead cellulitis from a sunburn. When the patient returned home the next day, he died of a pulmonary embolism due to the blood clot that was initially suspected by the family.

  • Medical Malpractice Over $1 Million Settlement for Medical Malpractice Victim

    A middle-aged man had a history of an aortic aneurysm. His plan was to fly to Stanford University, where a doctor was scheduled to repair the aneurysm. Rather than starting the transfer to Stanford the day he arrived, the hospital waited three days and then failed to get his insurance company to pay for the transfer. Tragically, while the patient was speaking with the insurance company on the phone about the transfer, the aneurysm ruptured, and he died.

  • Jury Verdict Against the University of Florida $23,500,000

    A $23.5 million medical malpractice jury verdict against the University of Florida on behalf of a woman who suffered a massive stroke when a medical procedure to ease her migraines went wrong.

  • Jury Verdict on Behalf of a Former Major League Baseball Star $898,000

    A medical malpractice jury verdict on behalf of a former Major League Baseball star against an ophthalmologist for negligence in the removal of a cataract and implantation of an artificial lens in our client’s left eye.

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