Houston Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
Voted TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers Hugh Howerton is a Houston motorcycle accident lawyer. Riding a motorcycle is a special experience. Sadly, too many Houston drivers just do not see motorcycles and negligent accidents happen too often. According to TXDOT in 2013 over 5000 motorcycle accidents happened on Texas roads and highways. Men in their late 50’s made up the highest fatality rates for any age group.
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What Kind of Lawyer Do I Need To Hire For My Motorcycle Accident?
If you have been in a motorcycle accident caused by the fault of another driver you want to hire a motorcycle accident lawyer. A motorcycle accident lawyer is a special type of personal injury lawyer who handles motorcycle accident cases. They have special experience and training representing people who suffered a personal injury or wrongful death caused by a motorcycle accident.
Hugh Howerton is a Board Certified Houston motorcycle accident lawyer who specializes in motorcycle accident cases. If you suffered a serious injury or had a family member killed in a motorcycle accident you want this type of lawyer to represent you in a claim against the responsible driver’s insurance company and in a lawsuit against the responsible individual or corporation.
Types of Motorcycle Accident Cases We Specialize In
- Blown stop signs or yield signs
- Rear end crashes
- Failure to yield the right-of-way
- Head-on crashes
- Drunk drivers
- Text/Talking on cell phone
- On Cell Phone
U.S. Motorcycle Accident Statistics
In 2015, 4,976 people died in motorcycle crashes in the United States of America. This was a 8.3% increase from the previous year. More riders are sharing the roads with cars and trucks. There are nearly 9 million motorcycles on U.S. roads in 2015. 40% of motorcycle riders killed were not wearing a helmet. You are six times as likely to die in a motorcycle accidents as a car accident.
“Mr. Howerton’s doesn’t just talk a good talk, he WALKS THE WALK”
James Land, Navy veteran
Voted one of the TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers Houston motorcycle accident lawyer Hugh Howerton is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and awarded an “AV” rating which is the highest rating for both legal skill and ethical conduct. Hugh has a record of winning significant settlements for his clients injured in motorcycle accidents.