Protect Your Rights After a Crash
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident, the time to act is now. For over 30 years, our team’s extensive knowledge of Arizona motorcycle law has helped our clients obtain the compensation they need to move forward with their lives.
Arizona law permits you to file a claim up to two years from the date of the crash, allowing you to seek compensation for injuries that were not obvious in the immediate aftermath. If you have chronic pain or lingering medical issues resulting from your motorcycle accident, hiring an experienced attorney is paramount. Even if you were partially at fault, we may be able to recover a percentage of your damages — in the case of serious injury, the amount could be substantial.
Have you suffered injuries from a motorcycle crash in Arizona? Call Kass & Moses now for a free, no-obligation consultation and case evaluation.
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Motorcycle Crash Lawyers Representing Phoenix, Tucson, Scottsdale, and Beyond
The moments after a motorcycle crash can feel like a blur: from the initial confusion about what has occurred to the sounds of sirens as you come to your senses and the feeling of your body being handled by medical professionals, it can all be very overwhelming. Most motorcycle crash victims report feeling little pain initially, even if their injuries are severe. Often, pain takes minutes to hours to develop. This is why getting transported to the emergency room is of utmost importance. Injuries can easily be overlooked, sometimes with disastrous results.
A concussion, or traumatic brain injury, is one of the most often overlooked injuries after a crash. Unfortunately, it is also one that can lead to permanent brain damage and even death. Minor concussions have few symptoms initially. You may feel a bit confused or have a bit of a headache. You may feel tired and just want to lay down and rest. With a minor concussion, you have not experienced a loss of consciousness, so you may feel that you are fine. But in the days following the crash, you may begin to notice symptoms.
You may experience recurring headaches, confusion, and an inability to concentrate. Your work may seem more difficult, and you might find it hard to follow stories. You might be more anxious than usual, or feel that your moods change rapidly. All these are signs of a concussion. If you experience a concussion, even a minor one, it is crucial to get medical attention. Failing to follow medical advice after a concussion can result in lingering aftereffects and can worsen damage to the brain.
Other severe injuries after a motorcycle crash in Arizona or beyond include fractures, soft tissue injuries, and back and neck injuries. If you have fractured a bone, it needs to be set by a doctor and usually requires wearing a cast for a period of time. This can mean that you are unable to work for a period of time. Rest assured, the experienced team of motorcycle lawyers at the Law Firm of Kass & Moses will fight to get you compensation for your time away from work, in addition to your pain and suffering and any other losses you have incurred. We will not stop until we have helped you recover a fair and just financial settlement.
Motorcycle Accident Statistics
When it comes to motorcycle accidents in Arizona and throughout the United States, the statistics are especially startling. The National Highway Transportation Safety Authority (NHTSA) has studied motorcycle and automobile accidents extensively. They found that bikers are 37 times more likely to be killed in an accident versus car drivers. This fact, alone, is frightening.
No one gets on their bike with the thought of death in mind. But sadly, each day there are bikers that do not make it home. For their families, their lives will never be the same again. Each passing day will serve as a reminder of the loved one they lost. In the midst of all of that suffering, they are forced to deal with possible financial disaster.
In cases like these, it pays to have an experienced Arizona motorcycle law team on your side. We have represented hundreds of bikers and their families. We understand how the law works, and we work to get you justice in your case. We treat each case on an individual basis, as we know that each biker and their family have different needs. We will put you first and make you a priority.
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Experience, Honesty, and Results
Motorcyclists are especially vulnerable to injury in every type of traffic accident, and a single encounter with a careless or distracted driver can negatively affect you for the rest of your life. If you have been the victim of a motorcycle accident, we will protect your rights under Arizona law and fight for the compensation you deserve.
The aftermath of a collision is a difficult time. You may incur medical bills, lost wages, repair costs, and more. If you are seriously injured, the damage is more than financial — it affects your family, too. At Kass & Moses, we believe your focus should be on healing and recovery.
Our attorneys are experts in Arizona traffic law as it applies specifically to motorcycles, and our unparalleled track record of experience, honesty, and results shows that we’re not afraid to take on big insurance companies – and win. We never charge unless you win your case, and we will not rest until we get you the financial compensation you are entitled to under Arizona law.
Whether your motorcycle crash occurred in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tucson, or another part of Arizona, you can rest assured that we will handle your case with the utmost care and consideration. When you bring the team of the Law Firm of Kass & Moses on your side, you will not go it alone.
You have a right to safely enjoy the road — but if an accident does occur, it is important to have a team of highly qualified attorneys on your side. Kass & Moses fights everyday to protect Arizona’s motorcyclists, so if you’ve been injured in a crash, call us today to learn how we can help you.
Arizona Motorcycle Laws
Requirements for legally riding a motorcycle vary from state to state. The Kass & Moses team can confidently answer your questions about the specifics of Arizona’s motorcycle laws. Below are a few rules of the road that every local rider should keep in mind:
- Any rider younger than 18 years of age must wear a helmet while on a motorcycle.
- Lane splitting is illegal. Motorcyclists must not be deprived of the full use of a lane by another motorist. Motorcyclists are forbidden from riding between adjacent rows of traffic.
- Headlamps are required on all motorcycles.
- Motorcycles must have a seat for both the driver and a passenger.
Resources for Arizona Motorcyclists:
Rollin Knights Motorcycle Club
South Arizona Region Retreads Motorcycle Club
Sun Riders Motorcycle Club
Dirty Dozen Arizona Motorcycle Club
AZ Beemers BMW Motorcycle Touring Club
Flying Wheels Motorcycle Club of America
Arizona Motorcycle Riders Association
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