5 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer After an Accident

5 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer After an Accident

(Contributed post for our North American readers) There’s nothing better than cruising down the open road with nothing between you and the asphalt but your bike. The thrill is part of the fun. Unfortunately, the lack of protection also adds to the potential for injury in the case of a wreck.  If you get in …

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What to do if you are hit by a drunk driver

(Contributed post for our North American readers. Image source: Pexels.com) Drunk driving remains a serious issue. In 2017, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says 10,874 people died in drunk driving accidents. This should be enough reason to enforce laws that reduce the number of DUI cases per year. Then again, these cases do not exclusively …

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Crashed riders risk negligent charge

More and more riders are being charged with negligent driving (riding) after a single-vehicle crash, says NSW traffic and criminal law specialist Chris Kalpage. Our contributing lawyer has previously written articles about defending various charges and last time he addressed the issues arising out of dangerous driving and negligent driving causing death or grievous bodily …

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How to prevent motorcycle crashes and what to do if you do crash

(Contributed post) Although the Australian motorcycle market fell by 6.1% in 2019, motorcycles are still one of the most popular means of transport in the country, with more than a million operating on Australian roads today. If you have been considering investing in a motorcycle, it’s pretty clear why you’d want one; motorcycles are cheap, fun, and if …

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3 examples of when a rider may need legal advice

(Contributed post on legal advice for our North American readers) Most of the time motorbike riders have no need to hire a lawyer or solicitor. They can enjoy riding their bikes without any problems. But, every now and again things can go wrong. In some of those situations, it is wise to seek automotive legal …

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6 Ways To Avoid A Motorcycle Accident

(Contributed post for our North American readers) If you’re an avid rider, you understand the sense of freedom and endless entertainment that can come from owning a motorcycle, and you’re not the only one. In 2017 alone, more than 470,000 motorcycles were sold in the U.S. Yet with riding comes many accident-related dangers. Just being …

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8 Mistakes to Avoid After a Motorbike Accident

(Contributed article for our North American readers) Having a motorbike accident can be a very traumatizing experience, you’ll be shocked, scared and confused which will make it more likely that you’ll make mistakes which can heart your chances to get appropriate compensation from insurance companies. That money is rightfully yours and you’ll need it to cover …

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