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IL accident lawyerIf you ask someone who drives a motorcycle what they like most about the hobby, their face will likely light up as they talk to you about how relaxing and enjoyable the experience is. But unfortunately, while it may be an enjoyable hobby, it is undoubtedly dangerous and not without substantial risk to the rider. As a result, motorcycle accidents are all too common and can result in severe injuries and even wrongful death.

Something that makes motorcycle riding especially dangerous is that it really does not matter how skilled the rider is. In most situations, the greatest threat to someone on a motorcycle is the other motorists on the road. If you or someone you love has been injured or even killed while riding their motorcycle, contacting a highly knowledgeable attorney is a wise decision so that compensation may be pursued to the fullest extent of the law.

Injuries on Motorcycles

A beautiful day riding a motorcycle can turn tragic in the blink of an eye. When you think about cars and how much bigger they are compared to motorcycles, it is easy to understand how they do not have much chance when up against a car or truck. According to J.D. Power, motorcycle accidents carry a nearly 80 percent death rate. And even though motorcycles comprise a mere 3 percent of all registered vehicles, they still account for 5 percent of highway-related deaths.


Glenview, IL motorcycle accident lawyerThe path to a complete physical recovery might be challenging for anybody hurt in a motorcycle accident. Medical costs and other damages can mount in the interim - costs that, if someone else's conduct led to your disaster, you should not be required to cover. At Gruzmark Law, Ltd., we have a proven track record of victory in injury claims resulting from motorcycle accidents in Northern Illinois, and we are aware of what it takes to achieve success. 

How Long Do I Have to File a Case After I Was Involved in a Motorcycle Accident?

The typical statute of limitations in Illinois is two years from the date of the motorcycle accident. The Illinois Statute of Limitations governs this time frame. The statute of limitations is not absolute, as is the case with many laws. 

A case's deadline could be extended if:

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