Motorbike Accident in Liverpool? Get Free Legal Advice

Claim for a Motorbike Accident in Liverpool

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Bartletts Solicitors has a team of personal injury solicitors based at our Liverpool City Centre office specialising in motorbike accidents. We have been acting on behalf of clients in Liverpool and Merseyside for 47 years. Our local knowledge and experience of personal injury claims in Liverpool and Merseyside guarantees our clients dependable legal advice and the most effective legal representation.

As a client of Bartletts you will benefit from the expertise of our experienced road traffic accident solicitors, and a tradition of client service that dates back to 1860, the year that Bartletts was founded by William Bartlett, a solicitor who set up in business at Marldon Chambers on North John Street, where the firm’s head office remains to this day.

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A recent client of Bartletts Solicitors was involved in a motorbike accident in Liverpool city centre, and was subsequently able to claim compensation from the negligent driver responsible. Mr J was riding up the side of a busy road in normal fashion when a car overtook him and clipped his motorbike in the process, causing Mr J to fall heavily onto the pavement and resulting in extensive damage to his motorcycle.

An ambulance attended the scene of the incident and Mr J was taken to hospital, where X-rays showed that he had dislocated his right shoulder and damaged ligaments in his upper body. He later required surgery and experienced mobility issues for 3 months due to an ankle injury sustained in the accident. Following a successful claim against the driver involved, Mr J received £4,450 in compensation from the latter’s insurers.
Recent Department of Transport figures show Liverpool, Wirral and Sefton are the most common areas where motorbike accidents occur in Merseyside, and that the number of accidents that happen each year remains stubbornly high, as more and more motorcyclists take to the road and traffic congestion becomes heavier. When a motorbike accident is the result of the carelessness of another road user, it will be possible for an injured motorcyclist to claim compensation for injuries that are often severe and potentially life-altering.
Motorbikes are faster, smaller and less stable than vehicles with four wheels and offer less protection to the rider than any other vehicle on major roads in the event of an accident, all reasons for the disproportionate number of accidents involving motorcyclists on UK roads. Motorbike accidents commonly result from other road users failing to notice a motorcyclist until it is too late to avoid a collision, or a motorcyclist being forced to swerve to avoid a vehicle pulling out or changing lanes unexpectedly. This is often due to the speed at which a motorbike is travelling and/or hazardous road conditions, such as when heavy rain or fog reduces visibility, or roads are slippery due to freezing weather conditions.
Motorbike accidents may also be the result of poorly maintained roads and road surface hazards, such as potholes or flooding. Highway authorities are responsible for ensuring that roads are in a reasonably safe condition for vehicles and drivers, and can be held liable for accidents resulting from their failure to do so. Spillages on the roads (e.g. oil or gravel) are especially hazardous for motorcyclists, and despite that face that the culprit may be impossible to identify in such circumstances, compensation claims can still be made through the Motor Insurers’ Bureau (M.I.B), a government body set up to compensate the victims of uninsured or untraceable drivers.

Why Choose Bartletts Solicitors?

Solid Traditional Values Delivered
in a Modern Convenient Manner

Every year we help over a thousand injured people make claims for compensation on a no win no fee basis. Many of these claims involve motorcycles.

Our service is designed to be easy to use: meetings by phone & email, local medical appointments, sign documents online, or visit our city centre offices.

Our solicitors are very experienced having worked at the firm for an average of 18 years.

Customer service is very important to us. John Bartlett has been managing the firm for over 40 years and takes customer satisfaction very seriously.

How Can Bartletts Solicitors Help You?

A free no obligation quick case assessment, followed by a No Win No Fee claim.

We help you recover whatever you have lost financially whilst injured.

Get back on your feet as quickly as possible with expert medical care.

We take all the stress out of the claim and ensure you recover everything you are entitled to.

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Our personal injury solicitors (Nicola Perry, Trevor Morris, Sian Taylor and Lydia Windrow) are real specialists each with years of experience.

Call now for your free consultation. We guarantee you a warm welcome and a lawyer with the expertise that you would expect from a leading personal injury firm.

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“I was delighted Bartletts Solicitors continued their tradition of philanthropy with Liverpool Cathedral this year. Thank you so much for your generous gift.” - The Dean of Liverpool, The Very Revd Dr. Sue Jones (Dec 2020)