Personal Injury Lawyers Pittsburgh - SMA Law Group
Stewart, Murray and Associates Law Group (SMA Law Group) are experienced, aggressive and compassionate Personal Injury Attorneys and Criminal Lawyers serving Western Pennsylvania and the surrounding region. We represent clients injured in accidents as well as clients facing criminal charges and DUI charges in Pennsylvania.
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Pittsburgh Rental Motorcycle Attorney

If you are a motorcycle rider, that does not necessarily mean you own a motorcycle. In many cases, people choose to rent a motorcycle to take a trip or enjoy riding for a few days. Regardless of whether you own a motorcycle or rent one, there are risks. Motorcyclists face more risks than those in regular passenger vehicles. At the SMA Law Group, we want to talk about what happens if you are in an accident involving a rental motorcycle. Our motorcycle accident lawyers in Pittsburgh are ready to step in and help you get through this.

Motorcycle accidents are serious

During the latest reporting year for Pennsylvania, we know that there was a total of 3,194 motorcycle accidents. Out of those, there were:

  • 185 motorcyclist fatalities
  • 3,052 motorcyclist injuries

It is not uncommon for us to see the following after a motorcycle crash:

Pittsburgh Rental Motorcycle Attorney

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If you are renting a motorcycle

You will not be allowed to rent a motorcycle if you do not have a valid Pennsylvania motorcycle license. To get a motorcycle license in the commonwealth, a person must pass a basic motorcycle knowledge test. They then have to obtain a permit to ride with a qualified instructor or motorcycle license holder. A rider then has to pass a skills test to obtain a fully valid motorcycle license. A rider can also choose to take a Motorcycle Safety Program approved by Pennsylvania to waive the skills test requirement.

If you are renting a motorcycle, you will need to have insurance coverage. The company you are renting from will likely have information available about insurance you can purchase. You can also use your personal insurance carrier. Simply call them and ask for temporary coverage for however many days you will have the motorcycle. You can typically get this coverage for around $15 to $25 per day.

If you get into a crash while on a rental motorcycle, treat it like any other crash – seek medical care for any injuries, ensure the police are called to make a report, and document all evidence at the scene.

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What can I do after an incident like this?

If you or a loved one are involved in a rental motorcycle accident, you need to seek legal assistance regardless of who was at fault in the incident. At the SMA Law Group, we are ready to help you get through this. If you are injured or there is property damage, we want to make sure you are treated fairly and get the compensation you need. This can include:

  • Your medical expenses related to the incident
  • Lost wages and benefits if you cannot work
  • Pain and suffering damages
  • Loss of personal enjoyment damages
  • Punitive damages against any negligent party

When you need a rental motorcycle attorney in Pittsburgh, you can contact us for a free consultation by clicking here or calling 1-888-976-2529.

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SMA Law Group attorneys believe in aggressively representing our clients while maintaining the personal compassion needed when counseling clients through difficult situations and navigating a complex legal system. Contact us today.

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