Motorcycle Accident Lawyers

Delray Beach Biker Crash Injury Attorneys

Florida motorcycle accident rates increase every year. In 2020, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reported that 552 people died in Florida biker crashes.

The agency reported 376 motorcycle accidents in Palm Beach County.

In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that motorcyclists are 30 times more likely to die in a crash than someone driving a passenger vehicle.

The Zappitell Law Firm represents bikers in Palm Beach County and throughout the state who have suffered serious injuries or lost loved ones in motorcycle accidents. Our lead motorcycle accident attorney,  David Zappitell is a biker like you. He is an avid  Harley Davidson, BMW, and Ducati rider.

Florida Highway Patrol data show that negligence on the part of car and truck drivers is responsible for a majority of Palm Beach County biker wrecks. In more than half of all cases in 2019, fatalities were caused by car drivers who were not paying attention to the road or otherwise not obeying traffic laws. We have successfully attained settlements for our clients in many crash cases like this involving bikers and cars.

If you have lost a loved one in an accident involving a motorcycle, contact our personal injury law office today. Our accident injury attorneys are ready to assist you attain the justice you deserve in your motorcycle wrongful death lawsuit. There were 21 of these types of cases in Palm Beach County in 2020.

Delray Beach Motorcycle Accidents

According to the FLASMV a motorcycle crash is A crash involving any motor vehicle having a seat or saddle for the use of the rider, designed to travel on not more than three wheels in contact with the ground, excludes tractors and mopeds.

More than 50 percent of fatal motorcycle crashes in Delray Beach and Boca Raton are broadside crashes, meaning that a motorcyclist is struck on the side by another motorist, usually while making a left turn. Most of these cases are ones in which motorists aren’t paying attention and are at fault for the accident. While many of these crashes occur on I-95, many also occur on A1A and Atlantic Ave.

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Boca Raton Motorcycle Accidents

The Boca Raton area also sees its share of motorcycle accidents. There are many students from FAU and Lynn University who use motorcycles, mopeds and street bikes as their favored form of transportation and some of the area’s most serious motorcycle accidents occur on the I-95 off-ramp heading east towards FAU. In these cases, motorists are often at fault for speeding or improper signaling.

If you have been injured in a motorcycle crash or you have lost a loved one in a biker related accident, consult with one of our attorneys as soon as possible. Insurance companies notoriously do everything they can to blame the motorcyclist for recklessness, even when the other motorist is completely at fault, just to be able to deny a victim’s claim.

Our law firm’s motorcycle injury attorneys are experts at negotiating with insurance companies to obtain adequate settlements for crash victims, but they are also prepared to take cases to trial if necessary to secure justice on behalf of victims and their families. Contact / Zappitell Law Firm today for a free legal consultation.

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Were you involved in a motor vehicle accident and need representation? Zappitell Law Firm, PLLC, is here for you. We’ve represented thousands of individuals, giving personal and confidential advice for any and all troubles they were experiencing. Trust our thirty-year knowledge and call us today!


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When you have been seriously injured, you need an attorney you can depend on to protect your best interests. At Zappitell Law Firm, our team of skilled legal professionals is fully equipped to help you with your legal needs. Led by founder and AV-rated* lawyer David J. Zappitell, our firm offers customized legal services and quality resources to our clients. We urge you to complete the contact form below or call us to learn how our team can help you.