Macon Ga Motorcycle Accident Attorney

Macon Ga Motorcycle Accident Attorney

Motorcycles can be an exhilarating way to get around, but motorcycle accidents are far too common and far too dangerous. Too often, other motorists fail to take the safety of motorcyclists into careful account, and motorcyclists pay the dangerous price. If another driver’s negligence leaves you injured in a motorcycle accident, turn to an experienced Macon motorcycle accident attorney for the help you need.

Georgia Statistics

The Motorcycle Traffic Safety Fact Sheet put out by the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) reports all the following sobering statistics:

  • Although only 2 percent of the registered vehicles in the State of Georgia are motorcycles, they are significantly and consistently overrepresented in fatal traffic accident statistics.
  • In 2019, bikers made up 11 percent of all traffic deaths and 21 percent of all driver deaths.
  • Motorcycle accident fatalities in Georgia have been steadily increasing. While 139 motorcyclists lost their lives in 2017, 154 motorcyclists, 170 motorcyclists, and 179 motorcyclists lost their lives in 2018, 2019, and 2020 respectively.
  • The overall increase in motorcycle fatalities from 2017 to 2019 was 22 percent.
  • In 2019, there were 3,948 motorcycle accidents across the state.
  • For every 100,000 registered motorcycles in the state of Georgia, there are about 1,941 motorcycle accidents.
  • Cobb County was one of five counties with the most motorcycle fatalities in 2019.

Discuss Your Claim with an Experienced Macon Motorcycle Accident Attorney Today

The skilled Macon motorcycle accident attorneys at the law offices of Ben F. Windham, PC, in Cobb County are on your side and here to help ensure that you receive just compensation that covers your losses in their entirety. For more information, please don’t put off contacting or calling us at 833.236.9467 and scheduling a free consultation today.