Ottawa Motorcycle Accident
An Ottawa motorcycle accident has resulted in one man in an Ottawa hospital. He suffered personal injuries when his motorcycle and a car crashed on Fisher avenue, close to Carling avenue. The motorcycle driver was a 64 year old man . He was driving a 3 wheel motorcycle when another vehicle crashed into him. On impact, he flew off the motorcycle and rolled over the hood of the car. He suffered injuries to his wrist and legs. Ottawa police are investigating the accident. I am thankful the motorcycle driver is alive and I hope he is able to recover fully from his injuries.
Did you know that between 2008 and 2012, there were 776 accidents involving motorcycles? These motorcycle accidents lead to in 517 injuries and 13 fatalities.
Our Ottawa personal injury lawyers represent people who have been injured in a motorcycle accident get the support and compensation they need .Every motorcycle accident is unique; however, the most common injuries we see after a motorcycle accident are:
- Amputations and disfigurement
- Head injury
- Spinal injury
- Broken bones
- Road rash
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident in Ontario you are most likely entitled to accident benefits compensation through your own insurance company or the insurance company of the other vehicle(s) involved in the accident.
You owe it to yourself to get all the medical and rehabilitative treatments you need as well as compensation for the future and moving forward. Depending on the severity of your injuries, your injuries may be deemed catastrophic, in which case, you are entitled to a significantly higher level of accident benefits.
Whatever the extent of your injuries are, it’s important that you get a proper diagnosis and top level medical and rehabilitative treatments. Contact one of out Ottawa motorcycle accident lawyers for a free consultation and let them walk you through your options, so you can best decide how you want to proceed.