Car accidents can be pretty intense, especially when it comes to covering insurance, personal injury, and simply moving on after an accident. What happens when all of this occurs with a motorcycle? They are smaller and are more likely to get crushed or thrown off the bike when in a car accident. What exactly happens after you have been injured in a motorcycle accident? is it like a car crash or do other rules apply?
Like any car crash, it is important to call the police, exchange insurance information, and make sure that all parties involved are safe or are receiving proper medical attention. Make sure you are following your state laws before you go out on a ride on the bike. Is a helmet required by law? There are many other risks that come into play when out riding a motorcycle that usually don't cross other motorists minds. Road hazards and visual recognition can make it hard for other motorists to see you and road hazards can easily cause accidents like potholes, railroad tracks, and debris. Be cautious when out riding a motorcycle, especially if you are not very experienced with a bike. Remember to follow the laws of traffic.