Ordinarily, head-on collisions are the most fatal of all motor vehicle accidents. Head-on crashes between motorcycles and passenger vehicles are no exception, as our Lafayette motorcycle accident attorneys understand. When the front of a passenger vehicle strikes the front of a motorcycle, the brunt force often kills the motorcyclist instantly, with minimal damage to the other vehicle.
Almost all head-on collisions are caused by a driver’s negligence. The driver may be distracted, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol or may fall asleep at the wheel. A driver might also have been speeding and lost control of the vehicle. After a head-on collision, it is important to speak with an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer who can assess your legal claims and help you hold all negligent actors legally responsible for your injuries or for a loved one’s tragic death.
At Broussard & David, our Lafayette motorcycle accident lawyers can help your family obtain the peace of mind and security you need to move on with your lives following a devastating head-on collision.