A variety of serious injuries can result from motor vehicle and motorcycle accidents. Neck and back injuries can be common in these wrecks, and they are not insignificant injuries. Motorcycle riders can be particularly vulnerable on the roadways and can suffer other significant harm, including neck injuries, back injuries, spinal cord injuries, and brain injuries.
Neck and back injuries can include soft tissue injuries and strains, muscle spasms, herniated disks, and compression fractures. Whiplash is also a common injury in motorcycle accidents. Sometimes these types of injuries can be slow to appear, so it is important to know how to spot them and to pay attention to any developing symptoms. This way the issue can be quickly and effectively treated, which may be key to a victim’s recovery
If neck and back injuries are not properly treated, they can have a significant, and sometimes debilitating, impact on victims. Personal injury legal protections are available to motorcycle accidents victims who have suffered neck and back injuries. Taking legal action may allow a victim to hold negligent drivers accountable, as well as allowing a victim to recover compensation for the physical, financial, and emotional damages suffered in a motorcycle crash.
Motorcycle accident victims may be unexpectedly left dealing with medical expenses, an inability to work, and the emotional trauma in the aftermath of a serious accident. It is important for them to be familiar with the legal options available to help them recover compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering, which is why personal injury lawsuits exist. At Easton & Easton LLP, our team of dedicated professionals, who have years of experience and a strong track record of success, stand ready to fight for motorcycle victims who have unfairly been dealt these damages..