Motorcycle AccidentLawyer in Houston
Are you looking for the best lawyer for your motorcycle accident case? Who you chose for your injury lawyer does matter!
The motorcycle accident lawyers at Baumgartner Law Firm have been winning huge settlements for over 35 years! Our reputation and preeminent rating were earned the old fashioned way- through hard work. See our results for some of our recent multi-million dollar wins!
Our law firm limits the number of cases we accept to provide the best personal service and maximize your compensation. Our founder, Greg Baumgartner, is undefeated in motorcycle injury cases.
Call us at 281-587-1111, never a charge for an injury accident case consultation!
According to the Texas Department of Transportation, over 6,000 motorcyclists suffered serious injuries throughout the state of Texas in one year. Because motorcycles are associated with free behavior, insurance companies often look to blame riders in accidents. But in many cases, it’s another motorist who is to blame for injuries in a motorcycle wreck. Call an experienced motorcycle accident attorney as soon as you can after your wreck!
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- Legal Help for Motorcyclists Injured in Houston
- Why get a Lawyer for a Motorcycle Injury?
- What Can I Expect from the Adjuster on a Motorcycle Injury Claim?
- How to Prove Fault by the Other Driver
- Legal Damages from Motorcycle Wrecks
- How Does Comparative Negligence Affect Motorcycle Accident Cases in Texas?
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How Long Before I Get a Settlement from My Motorcycle Accident?
Personal injury claims or never super quick unless the damages are very significant and the insurance coverage and adequate. Even then, with the coronavirus, the timetable has been extended for months beyond the regular schedule.
The backlog and remote working have slowed down the claims handling process across the board, from dealing with the adjusters to obtaining medical records in proper form.
Also, the insurance companies prefer to hold onto their money as long as possible, and the delay simply helps their profitability. As a thumbnail, a motorcycle claim that does not involve significant medical treatment such as surgery can take three months after the patient has been discharged and the medical records obtained. More serious claims such as wrongful death or surgical intervention required can take well over one year. Read our post about average motorcycle accident settlements!
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Another factor that causes delaying obtaining a settlement from the insurance company is the backlog in the courts due to the virus. An eminent trial setting is often required to focus the adjuster on paying reasonable damages.
Call us for a free consultation today at (281) 587-1111.