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Santa Barbara Motorcycle and Bicycle Accident Lawyers
- October 7, 2016
When you live in the Santa Barbara community, you know what it means to be in the motorcycle haven of the world. You are just an hour’s ride from the beautiful mountains and scenery of the Los Padres National Forest. You have beautiful ocean views no matter where you go. And, of course, you have the Southern California sun greeting you the entire way. Unfortunately, you probably also know how difficult car drivers make your commute. Cars are less likely to see motorcycles than any other form of transportation, making you particularly vulnerable. Not only that, but when you are on a bike and get into an accident, the injuries that you receive tend to be much more severe than an accident at the same speed in a car. This can lead to a very expensive weekend. If you get into an accident on a motorcycle, then you should call a personal injury lawyer.
How Can Personal Injury Lawyers Help?
When you get into an accident, you will be rushed to the hospital and given some of the best medical care in the world. This care, however, is not free. You will have to pay doctor’s bills, a hospital bed bills, bills for medications, and bills for using the emergency room. You may also have to go through an operation or surgery if your injuries are bad enough, which will cost you quite a bit more than you want to pay for your care. When you get home from the hospital, the expenses do not end. If you were injured badly, it is very likely that you will have to join a rehabilitation program or physical therapy program at a clinic or the hospital. These sessions require you to work with trained therapists and doctors, and they do not come cheap.
Now consider the fact that you will not be able to work right after you get back from the hospital. Depending on the extent of your injuries, you might be required to be in bed or in very low labor situations for up to several months. This means that you are missing out on all of the wages that you and your family need in order to survive. This, coupled with the fact that you just received a hospital bills for what is likely to be for tens of thousands of dollars, can be an extremely stressful event.
A personal injury lawyer can help you to remedy this situation by getting you compensation for your injuries. They will go through the facts of the accident and build a case to prove that you were not really at fault, or if you were at fault, that there were other factors at play that caused your accident. They will then go after those parties to get you a settlement that will enable you to continue to live your life. They can even get you compensation for the pain and suffering that you and your family had to go through because of the accident. When you are looking for a personal injury lawyer, look no further than the lawyers at the El Dabe Law Firm.
The El Dabe Law Firm
The El Dabe Law Firm is the home of several personal injury lawyers that have years of experience dealing with injuries in the Santa Barbara community. They have seen it all, from dog bites to bus accidents. They also have an extensive knowledge of the laws and regulations specific to the community, making them powerhouses in court. They have contacts throughout Southern California that can help them to build a case that will get you compensation. They will dig through police reports and comb through eyewitness statements in order to make sure they leave no stone unturned when it comes to proving that you deserve compensation.
If you are in a motorcycle accident, you do not have to go through the ensuing financial and emotional burdens alone. Call the personal injury lawyers at the El Dabe Law Firm today to get a free consultation on the facts of your accident. You can join the countless community members that have already called El Dabe and have gotten millions in compensation. Don’t wait until it is too late.