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Work with an Experienced Attorney if you are injured in a Motorcycle Accident

If you are involved in an Florida motorcycle accident, you have specific legal rights. Since 1979, the attorneys at Bogin, Munns & Munns have helped motorcycle accident victims receive the compensation they deserve.

Motorcyclists are often unintentionally hidden in the blind spots of car, truck and van drivers. As a result, simple lane changes can take a terrible turn for the worse by leading to wrecks, catastrophic brain injuries, and even death for motorcyclists. Alcohol impairment and poor weather conditions, including strong wind gusts and heavy rain, also contribute to two and three-wheeled vehicle accidents. Statistics have shown that they may possibly play a bigger part for motorcycles than other motor vehicles.

If you are ever in a motorcycle accident, be sure to take these precautions:

  • Take pictures & photographs of the damage to the vehicles and cycles
  • Do not sign any documents without having an attorney review the documents first
  • Do not discuss any matters concerning your injuries with the at-fault insurance company

At Bogin, Munns & Munns, we are dedicated to helping motorcycle accident victims recover fair compensation under the law.

We are happy to assist you in the handling of a motorcycle accident claim.  We can meet you in the location that is most convenient to you. We have 13 locations with our Main office in Orlando.  In Central Florida we have offices including Clermont, Cocoa, Daytona, Kissimmee, Leesburg, Melbourne, Orange City, St. Cloud, Titusville, and The Villages and in North Central Florida Gainesville and Ocala.  Our Trial attorneys work aggressively and diligently to ensure your case is handled with the care you should expect from a firm that has been around for over 40 years.

If you are ready to move forward with your accident/injury case, then the following form will help us expedite your claim. After this form is completed, you can expect a quick response from our team to schedule you for your free consultation with an attorney. We are happy that you would consider us for handling your injury claim and for all of your legal needs.

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Elder Law | Nursing Home Abuse

If you suspect a loved one is the victim of nursing home abuse or elder neglect, contact our elder law attorneys today.

Premises Liability | Negligent Security

Premises Liability | Negligent Security

If you have been injured due to an unsafe or hazardous property environment then call our premises liability attorneys.

Slip and Fall

Slip and Fall

Spills or tripping hazards can cause serious back or head injuries. Know your rights. Speak to a slip & fall lawyer.

Auto/Car Accident

Auto/Car Accident

Have you been hurt in a auto accident? Our injury attorneys can assist you to recover compensation. Our auto accident injury lawyers can help you recover expenses, compensate for your losses and hold the responsible party accountable.

Catastrophic Brain Injury/Paralysis

Catastrophic Brain Injury & Paralysis

Catastrophic injury to the brain and spinal cord can occur in many ways. However it happened, know your rights

Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice

Malpractice & negligence by medical professionals can result in injury and even death. Discuss your rights today.

Watercraft | Boat Accident

Watercraft | Boat Accident

Florida rivers and lakes make for fun times, but boat accidents can happen in an instant. If you’ve been injured call us.

Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death

Our wrongful death attorneys can help you recover expenses, compensate for your losses and hold the responsible party accountable.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do most motorcycle accidents happen?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the majority of multi-vehicle motorcycle crashes happen because motorcyclists are not seen by other drivers. Crashes can result in a variety of injuries and, less frequently, death. With respect to fatalities, recent evidence suggests some good news for motorcyclists – at least according to Motorcyclist Fatalities by State: 2017 Preliminary Data, a Governors’ Highway Safety Association’s report. Although the number of motorcycle deaths in 2017 remained high – almost 5,000 fatalities nationwide – the actual number of deaths indicated a decrease of over 5% from 2016. In Florida, the number of fatalities decreased from 574 in 2016 to 504 from 2016 to 2017, a decrease of more than 12% or, stated another way, an increase of 70 lives. The report also listed the following other factors that contribute to motorcycle accidents: speed, weather, alcohol and drug use by motorcyclists (and consequent impairment), distracted driving, and the aging motorcycle riding population.

What type of motorcycle injury occurs most often?

Motorcycle accidents can result in any number of wide-ranging injuries, and even death. According to an article published in the National Law Review, data collected by the CDC has indicated that, in order of frequency, motorcyclists involved in non-fatal accidents and crashes sustain injuries to their feet or legs, neck and head; chest, back, or shoulders; hands and arms; and pelvis and hips. Crashes that lead to injuries occur more frequently than crashes that lead to death. In 2013, for example, 88,000 motorcyclists were injured in crashes; 4,668 were killed. Nevertheless, traffic accidents that lead to death are 28 times more likely to occur in the case of motorcyclists as compared to passenger vehicle occupants. According to Motorcyclist Fatalities by State: 2017 Preliminary Data, a Governors’ Highway Safety Association’s report, motorcyclists make up approximately 14% of total  motor vehicle-related deaths nationwide.

Do I need an attorney if I don’t have motorcycle insurance?

According to USA Today, Florida has the second highest number of motorcycles registered for use in the United States. Florida is unusual in that while motorcycle insurance is required in most states, Florida generally does not require its registered motorcyclists to obtain insurance coverage. An exception to the no-insurance-required rule applies to certain Florida motorcyclists who are involved in crashes or who are charged with moving violations. Additionally, young riders or riders who do not have at least $10,000 of medical insurance must wear helmets under Florida law. Despite the foregoing rules, not having motorcycle insurance in Florida is risky, and can be disastrous if you are involved in an accident. If you are injured in a motorcycle accident, or if you have questions about your potential liability in a motorcycle accident case, you should consult an experienced Florida motorcycle accident attorney.

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Bogin, Munns & Munns Can Help with Your Personal Injury Case

Our Experienced personal injury attorneys in Central Florida ensure that our clients have the best legal representation available. If you or someone you know has been involved in a hit & run or a serious accident with a cartruckmotorcycleboat, or bike and need to speak with a lawyer, please call us to get in touch with one of our experienced auto accident attorneys. Our lawyers have a long history of winning cases regarding medical malpractice, brain & spinal injury, DUI injury, nursing home abuse, premises liability, product liability, and many others. An attorney from our personal injurywrongful death and auto/car accident department can also help those who have experienced a vicious dog bite or other pet attacks that resulted in an injury or death. When you are unsure how to go about seeking compensation that relates to a vehicle accident, injury, or wrongful death you should contact an attorney at Bogin, Munns & Munns for any legal services or client representation

You may call us any time of day to speak with a personal injury attorney toll-free at 855-254-0410 or email us at [email protected]. For more specific information on your legal matter, please browse all of our practice areas.

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