New York Motorcycle Accident Attorney
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Why you need a New York Motorcycle Injury Lawyer?
Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys have been serving the nations riders since 1975. Our NY biker lawyers are experts in New York motorcycle law and can help you recover for pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. Let our New York personal injury lawyers help you win your case.
New York has close to 350 000 motorcycles on the road which makes it the 6th largest state in regards to motorcycle registrations. Motorcycle statistics show that 2 out of 3 motorcycle accidents are the fault of the car (cage) not yielding the right of way and that most of these accidents happen in the day. Across the US, biker fatalities declined from 4,465 in 2009 to 4,376 or less in 2010. It is a slight drop from 2009 which saw a 16 percent drop from previous years of increases. But it is still estimated that over 4000 bikers will loose their lives in 2011 and thousands more will be badly injured.
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New York Motorcycle Law: A safety helmet is required by law for all bikers as well as eye protection. Handle bars or grips cannot be more than the height of the operator's shoulders.
Muffler (required) law states no straight pipes; no removal of baffles; no modification of exhaust system that increases noise beyond exhaust system originally installed. Ref: NYS Vehicle & Traffic Law, Article 9, Section 381 and the maximum allowable A-Weighted Sound Levels at Speed: 35 mph or less, 82 dB(A); over 35 mph, 86 dB(A), measured at, or adjusted to, a distance of fifty feet from the center of the lane in which the motorcycle is traveling. Ref: NYS Vehicle & Traffic Law, Article 10, Section 386.
New York Motorcycle Insurance minimums are $25,000 per person injured in any one accident and $50,000 because of the death of one person in one accident and $50,000 for two or more persons injured in any one accident and $100,000 for the deaths of two or more persons in one accident. The Insurance requirements for motorcycles in New York are relatively more flexible than in other States, and where as in other states the standard policy length is 6 to 12 months, most policies written in New York are 8 months. You should purchase enough insurance to cover the value of your motorcycle as well as the highest coverage possible for injury, property damage, and insist on the highest amounts allowed for uninsured/ under insured motorists.
**** For the most up-to-date information regarding New York Motorcycle Laws and insurance requirements please check the New York DMV website or stop by your local DMV office.****
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- Long Island
- The Bronx
- Staten Island
There are lawyers who chose to master international laws, corporate laws, and those who practice in court. Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys focus on motorcycle accidents and personal injury law. They know police reports can go against the biker when it was not the bikers fault. They know that to avoid an accident a motorcyclists can't just put on the brakes but may have to lay their bike down. Despite the bad rep and all the flak lawyers and attorneys seem to be getting everywhere, consulting one is your best move especially in legal situations you’re not able to fix alone. If you have been injured in an car / motorcycle accident call the attorneys that share the road with you!
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