Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcyclists are passionate about their sport, and they willingly accept the rewards of riding—along with the risks. Even the most seasoned bikers face dangers on the roads of New Jersey—from oblivious drivers to roaming wildlife to slippery surfaces. Because they are so exposed and vulnerable, cyclists involved in accidents may suffer serious injuries and even death. However, if negligence is involved—on the part of an overly aggressive car or truck driver, for example—you deserve to be compensated. We can help.

Gill & Chamas Awards for Motorcycle Accidents:

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Motorcycle Experts Help Make Our Case

We meticulously prepare your motorcycle-accident claim, incorporating all the facts and details we know about your case. Then we take it one step further: We employ a network of motorcycle experts and enthusiasts to fill in the blanks. In addition to being longtime riders, these bikers have intimate knowledge of motorcycle wrecks and understand first-hand the hazards cyclists face when they hit the road.

Revving Up Your NJ Motorcycle Accident Claim

After your accident, we visit the scene of the crash with engineers and accident reconstructionists to thoroughly analyze the area. Then we review witness statements, driving records, and medical files to pinpoint the extent of the negligence and how it may have contributed to your injury or the death of a loved one. Occasionally we learn that a defective car or motorcycle caused the accident.

You Are Top of Mind With Our Motorcycle Accident Lawyers

No matter how complex or protracted your accident claim may be, we are at your side from the moment we meet until your case is resolved. Although many claims end in settlement, we will only go that route if it is in your best interest. We are highly respected litigators and will go to bat for you in court if necessary.

If you or a family member has suffered a serious motorcycle injury in New Jersey, make sure you get the representation you deserve. Call our office today at 732.324.7600, or click here to contact a motorcycle accident attorney immediately.

Fatal Motorcycle Accidents

The CDC reports more than 4,250 annual fatalities resulting from motorcycle crashes, with higher-than-average rates for those riders 20-29. We know this is an incredibly difficult time for you and your family, and offer our sincere condolences. Know that if you have lost a loved one in a motorcycle crash, you can count on the NJ Motorcycle Accident Lawyers at Gill & Chamas to work tirelessly on your behalf when it comes time to head to court.

Your Skilled Legal Team in Difficult Times

The unexpected loss of a loved one can make managing the legal aspects of a fatal motorcycle crash overwhelming. The seasoned NJ Motorcycle Accident Lawyers of Gill & Chamas match compassion with dedication, and are 100% committed to surfacing the truth and presenting those facts elegantly in court. Our NJ Auto Accident Lawyers have stood by the families of fatal accident victims for nearly 30 years, and we can help you address lost wages and other costs during this challenging time.

Call our office today at 732.324.7600, or click here to contact us immediately.

Hit and Run Motorcycle Accident

Hit-and-run accidents involving motorcycles are all too common. With the rise of distracted driving and texting motorists, riders may not be noticed until it is too late – and often, the bike endures much greater damage than the car it was struck by.. It is difficult to make sense of these cases, which can involve under-insured motorists, unlicensed drivers, drunk drivers, and other complications that demand the expertise of a seasoned NJ Motorcycle Accident Lawyer like those at Gill & Chamas.

What to Do After a Hit-and-Run Motorcycle Accident in NJ

Disorienting and emotionally challenging, a hit-and-run motorcycle accident can make it seem as if your world has been turned upside down. If you have been the victim of a hit-and-run:

By Your Side in Court after a Motorcycle Crash

In the state of NJ, there can be severe penalties for those who leave the scene of an accident. In addition, these cases often rely on witness testimony, detective research, and an airtight presentation in court. If you or a loved one is suffering as a result of a hit-and-run motorcycle crash, our NJ Motorcycle Accident Attorneys are here to use our deep courtroom experience to your advantage. From recovering damages to securing the resources required to manage medical costs that result from the accident, we are dedicated to driving results.

Call our office today at 732.324.7600, or click here to contact us immediately.

Motorcycle Accident Due to Negligence

Driver negligence is on the rise, and can have fatal results for motorcyclists especially. The Herald reports that a million Americans a day text or talk on cell phones while driving. More shocking is that 80% of drivers admitted to high-danger tasks in a Nationwide Insurance survey, including changing clothes or steering with feet. This puts motorcyclists directly in harm’s way. Recognizing the scope of the problem, NJ has passed tough laws surrounding distracted driving. The NJ Motorcycle Accident Lawyers at Gill & Chamas use deep knowledge of the legal code and decades of courtroom experience to back our clients when it matters most.

What to Do after a Motorcycle Accident in NJ

The NTSA’s distraction.gov website reports that an accident is 23 times more likely when one is texting and driving. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident:

By Your Side When Driver Negligence Causes a Motorcycle Crash

The NJ Motorcycle Accident Lawyers at Gill & Chamas have represented riders in a variety of driver-negligence cases, and are prepared to put that experience to work. A motorcycle crash can cause long-standing consequences for its victims, from lost wages and unnecessary suffering to fast-mounting medical costs. We pride ourselves on the passion of our entire team, and we make it our goal to help you recover with seasoned representation in court.

Call our office today at 732.324.7600, or click here to contact us immediately.

 

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