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Are Motorcycle Riders Ever Responsible for Their Injuries?

Are Motorcycle Riders Ever Responsible for Their Injuries?

A motorcycle accident attorney from The Burkett Law Firm can help with your case and situation if you are injured in an accident. Unfortunately, many motorcycle accidents result in serious and fatal injuries due to the limited protection riders and passengers have. Taking steps to protect your rights in these cases is imperative. However, it’s not always another party that’s considered at fault in motorcycle accidents. Like the other drivers on the road, motorcyclists in Texas must know and follow

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Understanding Motorcycle Accident Law in Corpus Christi, TX

If you have been in a motorcycle accident in Corpus Christi, Texas, you need compensation for your injuries and damages. Seeking compensation isn’t something you should go about on your own. You need a motorcycle accident lawyer who can navigate the legalities surrounding motorcycle accidents and liabilities in Corpus Christi. The motorcycle laws of Texas are some of the most complicated of any state. Luckily, we are here to give you a quick walkthrough of the laws that you need

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Under Texas laws, motorcyclists not wearing a helmet may still recover damages for accident injuries, but the amount may not be what you expect.

Can I Still Recover Damages If I Wasn’t Wearing a Helmet During a Motorcycle Accident?

While motorcyclists are always advised to wear a helmet, Texas law has made helmets optional for some motorcycle riders so many motorcyclists in Texas may wonder, “Can I still recover damages if I wasn’t wearing a helmet at the time of the motorcycle collision?” The short answer is yes you can, but if you were not wearing a helmet during your motorcycle accident in Corpus Christi or other parts of Texas, the insurance company is likely to use this fact

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