Blog: Motorcycle Accidents

  • The Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey

    Nov 9, 2023

    Motorcycles, celebrated for their agility and the sense of freedom they provide, are a popular mode of transportation for many in New Jersey. However, with this freedom comes a higher risk of danger. As per the data and our experience at The Law Offices of Richard A. Stoloff, motorcycle accidents in New Jersey can be attributed to various reasons. By being aware of these causes, riders can adopt safer riding practices and make informed decisions...
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  • From Potholes to Distracted Drivers: Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents in Summertime

    May 18, 2023

    As the weather gets warmer and the sun shines brighter, motorcycle enthusiasts eagerly hit the open road, ready to embrace the freedom and thrill that come with riding. However, with the increase in motorcycle activity, it’s crucial to be aware of the potential hazards that can lead to accidents. In this article, we will explore some common causes of motorcycle accidents in the summertime and provide valuable insights to help riders stay safe on the...
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  • Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents Increasing During the Summer

    May 7, 2021

    If you were injured in a motorcycle accident in Linwood, NJ, call the law offices of Richard A. Stoloff for a consultation. With more new drivers on the road, travel, construction, and more people consuming alcoholic drinks, the summer season is prime time for motorcycle accidents to happen. Some or all of these factors can be involved at the time of a crash. Drivers should take every precaution because driving in a densely populated state...
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  • How to Reduce the Rate of Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey

    Mar 25, 2021

    Spring weather means an increase of motorcycles on the road. Before you head out and enjoy the warmer weather, make sure you are prepared with these tips to help avoid a motorcycle accident. Tips to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents Wear the right clothes: Wear safety equipment: Be vigilant: Avoid dangerous situations: Ensuring that you know the laws and rules of the road can also be helpful as you navigate...
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  • Paralysis After Motorcycle Accident

    Jun 30, 2020

    You never expect a joyous motorcycle ride to turn into a life-changing, painful and costly moment. Unfortunately, the occurrence of motorcycle accidents tends to increase in the spring and summer months. Motorcycle accidents often lead to worse injuries than a traditional vehicle accident because of the lack of safety or protective equipment found on a motorcycle. Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries Motorcycle accidents can lead to all types of injuries, including: Broken bones Internal bleeding Traumatic...
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  • Little Known Facts About Motorcycle Accidents

    May 13, 2019

    Motorcycle Crash Statistics Motorcycle owners are not are not necessarily in accidents more often than car owners. But according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcycle owners are actually 35 times more likely than car owners to be involved in a fatal accident. While someone in a passenger car has airbags and is protected by the car itself, a motorcycle rider does not, and being thrown from a bike puts you at deadly...
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  • Head Injuries from New Jersey Motorcycle Accident

    Apr 10, 2019

    Collisions with other vehicles are one of the scariest types of accidents a motorcycle rider can face. The rider’s exposed nature when compared to the occupants of the vehicle, along with the much greater mass of the vehicle versus the motorcycle means that these accidents often result in serious injury for the rider. Head Injuries Can Be the Least Obvious But the Most Damaging in Atlantic City Motorcycle Accidents Motorcyclists know that wearing a helmet...
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