Odessa Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
Helping Motorcyclists in the Permian Basin
Motorcyclists are among the most vulnerable drivers on the road. Their smaller size and lack of protection makes them susceptible to serious injuries in an accident. When this happens, the responsible party should be held accountable for the damages. The Odessa motorcycle accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Hector Peña, PLLC, can help you understand your options and pursue fair compensation.
What Causes a Motorcycle Accident?
Motorcycle accidents are caused by a variety of factors. Distracted driving is a common cause of motorcycle accidents because drivers of other vehicles are not always paying attention to the road.
Other common causes include:
- Failing to yield
- Reckless driving
- Driving under the influence
- Rear-end collisions
- Head-on collisions
- Road hazards
- Poor road conditions
- Poor weather conditions
- Negligent maintenance
Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries
Motorcycle accidents can result in a wide range of injuries. Common injuries include:
- Road rash
- Broken bones
- Spinal injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Internal organ damage
If you were injured in a motorcycle accident, you may be entitled to compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Our Odessa motorcycle accident attorney can help you understand your rights and how to move forward with a claim. We can help you recover the compensation you need to move forward with your life.
What Is the Statute of Limitations for Motorcycle Accidents?
In Texas, the statute of limitations is a time limit that dictates how long you have to file a personal injury claim. The statute of limitations for motorcycle accidents is typically two years from the date of the accident.
If the accident resulted in a death, however, the statute of limitations is extended to four years from the date of the accident.
How Our Firm Can Help
Our Odessa motorcycle accident attorney at the Law Offices of Hector Peña, PLLC, can represent clients who have been injured in a motorcycle accident. We help clients in Odessa and the surrounding areas seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages, as well as pain and suffering.
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Working with Hector was a good experience. He does a great job.- Eric S.
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Hector Pena is amazing he helped me out incredibly with my injury accident. Was very attentive and professional throughout all my case, helped me get my claim resolved in such a short period of time with the maximum!! Highly recommend!!- Ramiro C.
Hector Pena is the lawyer you want on your side.
Hector Pena is the lawyer you want on your side. The plea agreement was I pleaded guilty to one charge and got 4 others dismissed. Thanks Hector for your help in my cases.- James E.
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