Summer is here, as evidenced by the warmer temperatures and the last days of school. As the weather continues to improve, more and more West Virginia residents may dust off their motorcycles to hit the road. A favorite pastime, or even lifestyle, for many can be especially dangerous if there are negligent drivers on the road. Motorcyclists are especially susceptible to injury when involved in an accident.
Motorcycle accident victims in West Virginia should understand that in circumstances when a driver negligently injures a rider, that driver may face liability to the rider for damages.
With its scenic hillsides and winding roads, West Virginia is ideal for motorcycle travel. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents can have especially devastating consequences, which is why the legal process seeks to protect victims and families from further harm.
Motorcycle collisions can carry devastation to families.