7 Common Motorcycle Crashes and How to Avoid Them
Victor C. Hawk | March 10, 2023 | Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle crashes can be extraordinarily dangerous – in fact, 80 percent of these wrecks end in injuries or death. There are several common situations that tend to lead to motorcycle accidents. Knowing about these situations can help you avoid them and stay safe on the roads. Read on to discover the top seven common motorcycle… read more
Is a Motorcycle Really Worth the Cost?
Hawk Law Group | May 10, 2022 | Motorcycle Accidents
You may have heard the long-running online debate about whether motorcycles cost less than cars once you account for everything associated with them. Motorcycles will cost you less than a car to buy, insure, and maintain for most models and riders. Knowing that motorcycles provide a less expensive alternative to cars, the next question is… read more
Facts About Road Rash
Hawk Law Group | March 21, 2022 | Motorcycle Accidents
Road rash is a common injury that accident victims can experience after a motorcycle accident, pedestrian accident, or bicycle accident. Road rash can expose you to infection and even leave you permanently disfigured. Here are some facts about road rash and how you can seek compensation for a road rash injury. Your Skin Your skin… read more
Is Lane Splitting Legal in Thomson, GA?
Hawk Law Group | February 24, 2022 | Motorcycle Accidents
Every motorcyclist has been stuck in slow-moving or stopped traffic. Standard vehicles have no option but to sit and wait out the delay. However, motorcycles are smaller than cars, and it can be tempting for a biker to look for a faster way out. One option for escaping a traffic jam on a motorcycle is… read more
I’ve Been Hurt in a Motorcycle Accident in Augusta, GA – Do I Need a Lawyer?
Hawk Law Group | January 13, 2022 | Motorcycle Accidents
It’s always important to exercise caution when riding a motorcycle. Statistically, when a motorcyclist is involved in an accident, their odds of dying are 29 times greater than passengers in a car, truck, or similar vehicle. Even motorcyclists who survive their accidents will likely sustain major injuries. They don’t have a metal frame protecting them…. read more
Do You Have to Wear a Motorcycle Helmet in Thomson, GA?
Hawk Law Group | December 23, 2021 | Motorcycle Accidents
Riding a motorcycle in a beautiful area like Thomson, Georgia, can be an enjoyable way to get from Point A to Point B. However, it’s critical to remember that riding a motorcycle can also be dangerous. Statistics indicate that motorcyclists’ odds of dying in an accident are 29 times greater than passengers in motor vehicles…. read more