Fatal Motorcycle AccidentsJune 29, 2018

Fatal Motorcycle Accidents: According to the CDC there are more than 4,250 annual fatalities resulting from motorcycle crashes, with higher than average rates for riders between the ages of 20-29. At Gill and Chamas we know this is an extremely difficult time for you and your family and we offer our sincere condolences. By retaining …

Motorcycle Accident InjuriesJune 1, 2018

Motorcycle Accident Injuries: As summer and the warm weather approaches more and more people will be using motorcycles as their form of transportation. It is important for everyone to keep a look out for motorcycles to avoid serious accidents. Unfortunately, accidents involving motorcycles are all too common. If negligence is involved it is important to …

Motorcycle Accident AttorneysMay 22, 2018

Motorcycle Accident Attorneys: As summer and the warm weather approaches more and more people will be using motorcycles as their form of transportation. It is important for everyone to keep a look out for motorcycles to avoid serious accidents. Unforunatley, accidents involving motorcycles are all too common. If negligence is involved it is important to …

$2 Million for Motorcycle AccidentMarch 2, 2018

A Jersey City man who was in a motorcycle accident in 2016 has received a $2 million settlement, according to his attorney. The man was left partially blind after the accident. A lawsuit said Dionel Arroyo, 33, was riding his motorcycle on Marin Boulevard at 16th Street in Jersey City on April 16, 2016 when he …

$12.5M Award for Accident Involved with a Recalled Motorcycle

A Douglas County jury awarded $12.5 million to a couple for injuries the husband suffered when his Suzuki motorcycle crashed because of what the plaintiffs claimed was the failure of a brake assembly under a recall notice. According to plaintiffs lawyers and court filings, Suzuki deliberately delayed announcing the 2013 recall of its GSX-R1000 models because the …

$7.5 million verdict in motorcycle accidentFebruary 16, 2018

  A jury decided Monday that Spokane County must pay $7.5 million to a woman left paralyzed in a motorcycle accident at an intersection she said was dangerous. Madelynn Tapken also has memory problems and other issues after sustaining a severe head injury in the crash. She was 20 years old at the time of …

$3.1M verdict: Motorcycle Accident Caught on Camera by Go ProFebruary 15, 2018

Saying the evidence to support it is solid, a state Superior Court panel has upheld a jury’s $3.1 million damage verdict for a fatal crash that was filmed by a Go Pro camera mounted on the victim’s motorcycle helmet. The state judges rejected arguments by Kahlil Gray that evidence of his intoxication at the time …

$9 Million Verdict for Motorcycle Crash

The Indiana Court of Appeals has upheld a $9 million verdict in favor of a man injured in a motorcycle crash after determining a proffered jury instruction on damages was not erroneous. In Michael R. Krohn v. William C. Goodwin, 45A03-1707-CT01546, William Goodwin crashed his motorcycle into Michael Krohn’s truck when Krohn pulled out of a …

Motorcycle Injury Settles for $1.3 MillionJune 1, 2016

Motorcycle Injury: A motorcyclist left with spinal injuries from a collision with an oncoming car settled his claims for $1.3 million in the midst of trial. The accident occurred on route 537 in Colts Neck. The plaintiff, then 46, of Long Branch was traveling east when an oncoming car tried to make a U-turn, crossed …

$4.275 Million for Motorcycle InjuryMay 1, 2016

Two motorcyclists hurt in a collision caused by a wandering horse accepted $4.275 Million to settle a Middlesex County suit. On May 16, 2004 on Route 537 in North Hanover, a car swerving to avoid the horse in the roadway, hit an oncoming motorcycle driven by the plaintiff. The plaintiff then 56, fractured his left …