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Motorcycle Accidents

Luzerne County Motorcycle Accident Lawyers

Compassionately Advocating for Clients across Eastern Pennsylvania

Motorcycle accidents result in approximately 88,000 injures each year. If you were injured in an accident caused by a careless, reckless, or negligent driver, you need an experienced injury lawyer on your side. At Slusser Law Firm, our Luzerne County motorcycle accident attorneys have over 170 years of combined experience representing injured clients throughout Schuylkill and Carbon counties.

Attorney Christopher Slusser is a motorcyclist himself who is in a motorcycle club. He represents the FOC and the PA FOC, which includes roughly 30 clubs comprising several hundred members. Attorney Slusser is passionate about serving other motorcyclists in their time of need.

When you are ready to discuss your legal options, call (570) 405-9953 to arrange a free consultation with our experienced motorcycle accident attorneys in Pennsylvania.

What Injuries Are Most Commonly Caused by Motorcycle Accidents?

After a motorcycle accident, our clients often find their ability to lead a normal life is limited. Since there is less protection on a motorcycle, accidents frequently result in injures that require extensive medical treatment and rehabilitation. You may be faced with a long recovery period or suffer from permanent injury or disability.

motorcycle lying on its side in the road after a crash
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Amputations
  • Broken bones
  • Internal injuries
  • Other catastrophic injuries
  • Permanent disability

Are you faced with medical bills but are unable to work? If the bills are piling up and you are struggling with your injuries and loss of income, you need to talk with an attorney.

What are Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents?

Motorcycle accidents can be caused by numerous reasons. As a rider, you have to be on the lookout for potential hazards at all times. Even small hazards like some hot tar on a warm summer day can become extremely dangerous for a motorcycle. Knowing what some common causes of motorcycle accidents are can help you be more aware. Some common causes are:

  • Speeding
  • Reckless driving
  • Left turns
  • Poorly kept roads
  • Distracted drivers
  • Open car doors
  • Unsafe lane changes
  • Driving under the influence
  • Sudden stops/brake checking
  • Inexperienced drivers
  • Inclement weather
  • Motorcycle defects

What Damages Are Available in a Motorcycle Accident Claim?

We can evaluate your case and explain the compensation to which you may be entitled. When the accident was caused by another’s careless driving, you could recover compensation for your:

  • Medical bills
  • Future medical and rehabilitative costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • And other damages

Consult with Skilled Motorcycle Accident Lawyers Today

If you or a loved one was injured in an accident while riding a motorcycle, we can help. Our motorcycle accident lawyers in Luzerne County can explain your rights and fight for fair compensation on your behalf. We are accustomed to the tactics used by insurance companies to get people to accept less than full compensation, so let us handle the insurance company while you focus on healing and regaining as much of your old life as possible.

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We offer free consultations in our office, by telephone, or we can come to you. Call (570) 405-9953 for an appointment with our skilled Pennsylvania motorcycle accident lawyers.

Client Testimonials

Real People. Real Experiences
  • “We made the perfect choice selecting you.”

    Dear Attorney Solt,

    Words cannot express how much we appreciate everything you've done for us. The most valuable lesson I learned was if I need to ask, do I need a lawyer, the answer is yes. We made the perfect choice selecting you.

    Our sincere gratitude, 

    - Andrea & Joe R.
  • “Did a great job.”

    Used their service, and Attorney Baranko did a great job.

    - Cheryl M.
  • “Top-notch legal services!”

    Top-notch legal services. None better.

    - Peter W.
  • “A trusted lawyer who is always there.”

    I have been nothing but completely satisfied and impressed with Chris and his staff at the Slusser Law Firm for years. I have the privilege of working with them on Professional level as a Chairman of a sewer authority who was left with a bad taste in my mouth for lawyers because of our past solicitor who truly was not cost effective and responsible to fact that we as an authority needed to be mindful of our spending in order to keep our rates down for our elderly population of rate payers.

    I interviewed many possible candidates to replace said solicitor and Chris by far stood out to me because of his professionalism and understanding to what we needed and our demographics as an area made up of elderly rate payers living on fixed incomes. I am pleased to say it was one of the best moves we made and pleased to say we as an Authority are going on 8 plus years with Chris and his team guiding us legally and look forward to many more years working with them.

    On a personal level I have now a trusted lawyer who is always there to give guidance in buying property or contract review and Is trusted so much I referred my Father to him for guidance after my Mother passed.

    - Daniel L.
  • “Truly care about all of their clients.”

    Great law firm. Hard working staff and lawyers truly care about all of their clients.

    - Ashley S.
  • “Many friends suggested I contact the Slusser Law Firm. I am glad I did.”

    When I was injured in a motorcycle accident while driving through a construction zone, many friends suggested I contact the Slusser Law Firm. I am glad I did. Attorneys Chris Slusser and John Solt came to visit me in the hospital. The Slusser Law Firm filed suit on my behalf.

    Through the long recovery and rehabilitation process Attorneys Slusser and Solt and the team investigated, hired experts, took depositions and kept me informed of everything along the way. In the end, they secured me a cash settlement that has helped transform my life. Thank you to everyone at the firm for all your tireless work and for believing in my case.
    - Lorne S.
  • “Excellent, very professional!”
    Excellent, very professional!
    - Johana A.
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