West Palm Beach Motorcycle Speeding Accident Lawyers
Are you or a loved one suffering from painful injuries that were sustained in a motorcycle accident that was caused by a driver who was going above the speed limit? If this has happened to you, the West Palm Beach motorcycle accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. are prepared to help you during this challenging time.
As a motorcyclist, you are usually the most vulnerable driver on the road. Other vehicles protect passengers with airbags, bumpers, and other safety equipment that is not available to motorcyclists. Because of this, motorcyclists who are involved in high-speed accidents can suffer severe and life-threatening injuries. Even the most cautious and experienced motorcycle riders may not be able to avoid a speeding driver before it’s too late.
Driving at unsafe speeds is reckless toward the other drivers on the road, and it can cause serious injuries or fatalities to motorcyclists who fall victim to these careless individuals. If you or a family member are dealing with the aftermath of a motorcycle accident involving a driver who was speeding, the West Palm Beach motorcycle speeding accident attorneys at Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. are here for you.
Once Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. agrees to represent your claim, you can feel confident that every tool at our disposal is being used to hold the other party responsible for the negligent actions that caused you so much harm. With Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. by your side, we will handle every step of the legal process so you can focus on recovering from the accident. Why try to manage this tragedy alone when our team of dedicated motorcycle accident attorneys is prepared to meet with you for a free consultation? Contact Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. today by calling (561) 689-8180, filling out a contact form, or chatting with us live through our website.
Why You Need a Lawyer
When a speeding driver causes a motorcycle accident, the consequences are typically more severe for the motorcyclist. After a crash, motorcyclists have an uphill battle to recovery, requiring unpaid time off from work, lengthy stays in the hospital, long-term rehabilitation, and significant amounts of pain and suffering. The best hope for these victims is to make a full recovery, but, unfortunately, that is not always possible. Emotional pain and physical trauma are only compounded with the knowledge that the accident was totally avoidable if the other driver had driven at safer speeds. It was their responsibility to respect other drivers on the road, and they should be held accountable for the damage that the accident caused.
You should not have to go through this emotional and physical pain alone if you are trying to file a claim against the negligent parties. An experienced and knowledgeable motorcycle accident attorney can take care of the complex legal matters so that you can focus on getting better.
Why Choose Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A.?
With over 40 years of experience, we have successfully represented victims and their families across West Palm Beach, earning their trust and their endorsements. Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. has secured over $300 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients, and we guarantee you that we will provide the best legal representation we have to offer. Our reputation speaks for itself; we sincerely care about our clients and the struggle their families are going through. We understand the difficult situation that has forced you to seek help, and you can be certain that we will fight aggressively on your behalf to secure the rightful financial compensation that is owed to you.
Our award-winning team of West Palm Beach motorcycle accident lawyers will work relentlessly on your behalf to establish the cause of the accident and hold the speeding driver responsible. We have experience with motorcycle accidents, and we know how to prove the liable party was at fault. Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. is here to help make things right again for you and your family. Don’t hesitate to contact us today to schedule a free consultation. You can chat with representatives of our team through our website or speak with us directly by calling (561) 689-8180.
What type of speeding cases does Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. handle?
Speeding may seem harmless to some drivers, but it can have a devastating impact on unsuspecting motorcyclists. Sometimes drivers mistakenly believe they have total control of their vehicles and can afford to speed through hazardous conditions. Other times, they are unable to process important information in time to avoid crashing. The simple truth is that speed limits are put in place to protect every driver on the road, and when these limits are ignored, terrible things can happen. Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. has dealt with many types of motorcycle accidents, and we are prepared to represent victims who were injured after another driver is suspected of:
- Driving over the speed limit
- Failing to stop in time
- Losing control of the vehicle at a high speed
- Passing illegally
- Driving aggressively
- Ignoring posted speed changes
- Speeding through poor weather conditions
- Maintaining legal speeds on unsafe roadways
If I was also speeding during the accident, am I still entitled to compensation?
Yes, Florida uses a comparative negligence system that establishes a percentage of fault with each driver. If you were found to be 10% responsible for the accident, you would still receive 90% of the awarded damages.
How long do I have to file my claim?
The statute of limitations for personal injuries in Florida requires the victim to file a claim within four years of the accident. For victims seeking claims of wrongful death, the limit is two years. The best course of action is to contact an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer immediately after an accident to better understand all of your rights.
Contact Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A. Today
At Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A., we support our clients with decades of experience and legal insight to ensure their best interests are fairly represented. We are a team of attorneys who have dedicated our careers to protecting the rights of West Palm Beach families, and we have the experience you need to secure the compensation you deserve.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident caused by a speeding driver, we are here to help. Our motorcycle accident lawyers are ready to meet with you during a free consultation to review the details surrounding your accident. Call us at (561) 689-8180 today, fill out a contact form, or chat with us through our website.