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Motorcycle Accident PTSD Recovery and Compensation

A motorcycle crash is a serious and unnerving event for even the most seasoned rider. The speed, suddenness, and violence is both physically and mentally jarring. In my years of practice as a motorcycle accident lawyer, I have found that a number of my clients suffered post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a result of their accident, many without realizing it.

One of the factors that makes PTSD so heartbreaking is its hidden nature. Symptoms often do not reveal themselves for months or even years. During this time of hidden struggle, victims must endure its effects alone, in many cases without even realizing or acknowledging that they have a disease at all. When symptoms do present themselves, sufferers are often misunderstood and labeled “crazy,” or even in some cases, dangerous.

What is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder?
PTSD is diagnosed when troubling psychological symptoms from a traumatic event persist for more than one month after the experience. Before post traumatic stress disorder was well understood, it was referenced by other names such as “shell shock, to describe the lingering emotional issues exhibited by soldiers returning from war.

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How a Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Can Help

Article by Antoinette Ayana

Driving a motorcycle is considerably more dangerous than driving an automobile. You are at a far greater risk for being seriously injured if you are involved in any kind of collision. In a vehicle, on the other hand, drivers can often escape serious harm because of the protection that the automobile provides them.

As such, motorcyclists have to be especially cautious when on the road. Since they are on a much smaller mode of transportation, it can be difficult to see them on the road. Often, drivers of automobiles or semi trucks fail to check their blind spots and quickly change lanes without looking for motorcyclists. As a result, serious injuries can occur.

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Motorcycle Accident Lawyer: How do they get us possible compensation?

Article by Rob Brenn

Most of people find motor cycle driving adventurous and dashing. Plus, motor cycles are also popular because they are light weight, affordable and flexible and help people to reach their destination quicker. But one cannot deny the fact that there is also risk associated with motor cycle riding as it is less protective. And injury sustained on a motorcycle can be quite serious because of their high speed capability and little protection they offer when something go wrong. In motor cycle injury cases-hit by car/ truck or got injured due to road problem, hiring a quality motorcycle injury lawyer is an important step one need to take.

It is always beneficial to hire a skilled and experienced motorcycle injury lawyer because he can better understand motorcyclist’s problem as well as represent your legal case strongly against the wrongdoers. Moreover, a good quality motorcycle injury lawyer will have had not only the experience handling bikers cases, but also perhaps rear end collisions, multi vehicle accidents, SUV and truck injury accidents as well.

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Motorcycle injuries result in more severe injuries than other types of accidents involving moving vehicles. Less protection around you means that, should you be involved in an accident while on a motorcycle, you are more likely to suffer severe injuries. Should you become the victim of a motorcycle accident, you will want to contact a motorcycle accident lawyer to protect your legal rights.Many motorcycle accidents occur while the rider is close to home. A large majority of motorcycle accidents occur when the driver of a car or truck is turning left in an intersection. The drivers of cars or trucks essentially “cut off” the motorcycle driver, claiming not to have seen them. These types of incidents leave very little time for the rider of a motorcycle to react and often result in severe or fatal injuries.Protecting yourself means wearing protective clothing. Many riders wear light clothing and inappropriate footwear, and can suffer major injury when thrown from their bike. Contact with rough road surfaces can cause severe injuries, “road rash” being the least of these injuries. Motorcycle accidents can result in traumatic brain injury, broken bones and spinal cord injuries, to name a few. Helmets are crucial to improving your chance of survival should you be involved in a motorcycle accident.If you are involved in a motorcycle accident, it is wise to obtain the advice of a motorcycle accident lawyer. These lawyers specialize in understanding the nuances of motorcycle law. Many times, the accident is the fault of the other driver, and it is prudent to seek advice from someone who is familiar with motorcycle law and your rights under these laws.Motorcycle accidents can mean the loss of the use of your motorcycle, insurance claims and recovery from severe injuries. You may also be unable to work following a motorcycle accident. A motorcycle accident lawyer can help you deal with the confusing issues surrounding personal injury and motorcycle law.At the time of the accident, you will not likely be thinking too clearly. It is important that you contact a motorcycle accident lawyer as soon as possible after being involved in an accident. You will need a professional to help you through the legalities of dealing with insurance, medical and legal issues that often accompany such accidents. It is best to discuss the details of the accident as soon as possible after the accident has occurred, preferably with a motorcycle accident lawyer. Obviously, you will need to tend to any injuries you have sustained first. If needed, your lawyer can visit you in hospital to begin the process of dealing with the accident.

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Motorcycle Accident Reconstruction and Litigation, Fifth Edition

The North Pole Trike-In

Mrs. Claus has been looking forward to the annual trike-in held every year near the North Pole.

Two days before the event, she finds out their trike is totaled and Rudolph  is at the vet’s,  all busted up.

 Totally pissed Mrs. Clause drags Santa out of his workshop and asks him what in the world is wrong with him letting Rudolph drive the trike…and continues to yell, on and on, for about thirty minutes or so before running out of steam…

 Santa finally gets a chance to blurt out “I told you when I got up this morning that the Trike needed to be inspected but I didn’t want to go because it was raining and you told me what to do (again).”

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