$175,000 settlement for motorcycle passenger after crash
Six-figure compensation for chest injuries caused by negligence
Steve Caya recovered $175,000 on behalf of a client who was a passenger on a motorcycle. The crash occurred when a vehicle did a U-turn in front of the motorcycle.
Steve Caya established the vehicle owner was negligent as well as the motorcycle operator for following the vehicle too closely.
Insurers for both the vehicle operator and motorcycle operator contributed towards the settlement.
How can a motorcycle passenger make an injury claim after an accident?
If you’ve been injured while riding as a passenger on a motorcycle, you should speak to an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer about your options.
Depending on the unique circumstances of the accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. One or more drivers involved in the crash may be at fault, and possibly others.
Injured motorcycle passengers are encouraged to share their experience with a personal injury attorney who will review the facts, determine all sources of liability, and give you a better idea of your legal rights and chances of a successful injury claim.
Getting insurance companies to take your claim seriously
Even if another person (or multiple people) were responsible for the motorcycle crash and your injuries, it doesn’t mean their insurance companies will pay a fair settlement without a fight.
Proving fault for an accident is a critical part of Wisconsin personal injury law. You need an attorney on your side who works tirelessly to hold negligent parties accountable. Steve Caya is a trial-tested personal injury lawyer with a track record of securing fair compensation for his clients.
He's also a former insurance industry attorney who understands how the other side views your claim – and what it takes to make them pay.
Things to know before filing a motorcycle accident lawsuit
There are important facts about Wisconsin motorcycle injury claims you can’t afford to ignore:
- Who can sue after a motorcycle accident
- How to file a motorcycle injury claim
- The time limit to file a motorcycle accident lawsuit
- How long it takes to resolve a case
- Motorcycle injury claim settlement examples
- Whether to file on your own or with a lawyer
You only get one opportunity to file an injury claim and get the compensation you need to recover from your losses. Don’t risk missing your chance due to a legal misstep.
Steve Caya is an experienced bodily injury attorney serving clients throughout the state. Start with a free, no-obligation claim review to learn what a fair settlement for your case should look like.
Get help from an attorney who understands your pain first hand
Steve Caya has been where you are: injured in a motorcycle crash caused by someone else’s negligence. He understands the anxiety and urgency for fair compensation that accident victims go through.
He’ll help you get through the financial aspects of your situation while fighting tooth and nail for every last penny of compensation you’re entitled to. All cases are handled on a no-win, no-fee basis, and you pay nothing until you’ve received your settlement.