Bend, OR Motorcycle Accident Lawyers
Motorcyclists are more vulnerable to accidents than other vehicle operators. Oregon law requires all drivers to keep a safe distance from motorcyclists, bicyclists, and other vehicles on the road, but many drivers disobey this law.
When another driver is negligent and causes a motorcycle accident, a biker can be left with devastating injuries. At Pacific Cascade - Bend, our Bend attorneys are ready to help you get the compensation you deserve.
If you’ve been hurt in a motorcycle wreck, call (541) 236-9655 to speak with our team today.
Oregon Motorcycle Accident Statistics
Oregon motorcyclists are 26 times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash than other drivers. In 2018, there were 49 motorcyclist fatalities in Oregon, and the state ranks seventh in the country for motorcycle accident fatalities.
In 2017, there were 4,976 reported motorcycle accidents in Oregon. Of these, 2,865 involved motorcyclists being injured or killed.
What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident
After a motorcycle accident, you should seek medical attention before doing anything else. Then, contact an attorney who can help you get the benefits you deserve.
Our team understands the laws that apply to motorcycle accidents, and we have the resources to fight for you. We can gather evidence and interview witnesses to build your case. Our firm is committed to getting you the settlement you deserve and protecting your rights.
Recoverable Damages in a Motorcycle Accident Case
In a motorcycle accident case, we may be able to help you recover the following expenses:
- Lost wages: Any lost wages you have suffered due to your injuries
- Medical expenses: Costs for medical care associated with your injuries
- Pain and suffering: Any physical or emotional pain and suffering you have experienced due to your injuries
Our team can help you get the financial compensation you deserve for a motorcycle accident. If you are in Bend or the surrounding areas, you can meet with our attorneys by contacting us online.