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Intersection Motorcycle Accident Safety Precautions

Intersection Motorcycle Accident Safety Precautions

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento motorcycle accident lawyer. Motorcycle accidents at intersections account for a high number of collision injuries and fatalities to riders. When this happens, an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer can defend your rights and help obtain the compensation you need.

Intersection Accidents and Motorcyclists

Risks of Riding a Motorcycle Versus Driving a Motor Vehicle

Risks of Riding a Motorcycle Versus Driving a Car

I’m Ed Smith, a motorcycle accident lawyer in Sacramento. The dangers of riding a motorcycle outweigh those of driving a car. In the absence of structural protection around one’s body to the need for near-perfect balance to stay upright and in control, motorcycles demand critical skills. Let’s look at the risks bikers must overcome when they take to the highway.

Motorcycle Accident Statistics

Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on Highway 50

Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on Highway 50

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento motorcycle accident lawyer. A crash occurred between a motor vehicle and motorcycle on March 31 in Sacramento, causing an injury. The motorcycle rider was taken to a local hospital for treatment. No information has yet been released on the extent of injuries sustained by the rider.

We would like to send our healing thoughts to the injured rider of the motorcycle accident during their time of recovery.

Road Maintenance and Motorcycle Accidents

Road Maintenance and Motorcycle Accidents

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento motorcycle accident attorney. There are many reasons for motorcycle accidents. However, not all accidents are because of mistakes by the rider or a motor vehicle accident. Road maintenance and design can also cause a motorcycle to crash, causing serious injuries.

Reasons Motorcycle Accidents Happen

Ambulance and Motorcycle Crash

Ambulance and Motorcycle Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento motorcycle accident lawyer. An ambulance dispatched from the fire department in Sacramento to the Antelope area was involved in an accident with a motorcycle on February 25. The ambulance was originally headed to pick up an individual who was repeatedly run over by a motor vehicle. Thankfully, the assaulted individual suffered no life-threatening injuries, police said. 

What Happened?

New Motorcycle Safety Devices at 2018 CES

New Motorcycle Safety Devices at 2018 CES

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento motorcycle accident lawyer. Motorcycle riders around Sacramento may be interested in one of the new offerings presented at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas recently. Although not available in the United States yet, it is already available in Europe and will hopefully be hitting the store shelves soon.

Safety While on a Motorcycle

How to Practice Lane Splitting Safely

How to Practice Lane Splitting Safely

I’m Ed Smith, a motorcycle accident lawyer in Sacramento. Lane splitting, filtering, white lining or lane sharing are all terms used in California when a motorcyclist rides between the lanes of traffic. California is the only state that allows this practice. However, the question remains of how to lane split safely.

Lane Splitting by Motorcycles in California

Sacramento Big Rig Versus Motorcycle Accident Fatality
Big Rig Versus Motorcycle Accident Fatality

On Monday, December 14, 2015 a big rig versus motorcycle accident fatality occurred on Highway 50 in Sacramento.

The tragic incident took place, as the motorcyclist and big rig were travelling eastbound on Highway 50, close to the 15th Street off ramp.

As a Sacramento Brain Injury Attorney, as well as a Sacramento Motorcycle Accident Lawyer, I am frequently asked by both clients and non-clients alike about what to expect if asked to give a deposition.

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How to Prepare for a Deposition

http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-photography-cervical-spine-front-image196847As a Sacramento Motorcycle Accident Attorney, and Sacramento Brain Injury Lawyer, I have represented many people over the years who have suffered horrible spine injuries.  Injures to the spinal cord can be devastating both to those who have suffered the trauma, as well as their loved ones.

Next Generation Wheelchairs Helps People with Spinal Cord Injuries

I am thrilled to learn that the next generation in wheelchairs is helping people stand up whenever they want, thanks to a new robotic device called Tek RMD.  The new technology is a Segway-like device which allows people with spinal cord injuries to stand and move upright.

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