Ponderosa Pines. Located between Highway 24 and I-25, Black Forest residents often commute to Colorado Springs for work, nightlife, and entertainment. Neighboring communities include Falcon, Eastonville, Peyton and Monument. Motorcyclists who live in these communities enjoy beautiful riding weather throughout many months of the year and often partake in numerous festivals, rides, and rallies in the area.
Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents do still occur in and around the Black Forest area. When they do, injured bikers need a law firm on their side with experience handling these complex cases. At the Rector Law Firm, our Black Forest motorcycle accident attorney has an extensive knowledge of injury law and we use this knowledge to obtain the maximum compensation for our clients.
Motorcycle Accident Laws in Black Forest
In Black Forest, Colorado, motorcyclists are required to wear a helmet if they are over the age of 18. Any rider over 18 is not legally required to wear a helmet, although safety experts recommend that all bikers don helmets whenever they ride. Riders are required to wear eye protection either as a visor or goggles. A windshield is not considered adequate eye protection. Bikes must also be equipped with footrests and passengers must ride in an appropriately designated passenger seat.
Motorcycle Accident Injuries
At the Rector Law Firm, our motorcycle accident lawyers have successfully represented bikers who have sustained serious injury in crashes in the Black Forest area. Some of those injuries include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Broken bones
- Road rash
- Internal organ damage
No matter how minor your injuries are, however, you deserve to be compensated for your losses. WE can help you seek compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, future loss of earnings, and pain and suffering. We can even ensure that your bike is repaired quickly so that you can hit the road as soon as your injuries are healed.
Have you Been Injured in a Motorcycle Accident in Black Forest?
If you or someone you love has been injured in a motorcycle accident in Black Forest, Colorado, you are not alone. At the Rector Law Firm, our Black Forest motorcycle accident attorneys know how to build a case that is designed to obtain maximum compensation for our injured motorcycle clients. We know the pitfalls to avoid after a motorcycle crash and we know how to negotiate maximum compensation. Call us today at 719-578-1106 for a free initial consultation and review of your case.