Motorcycle Accidents & Speeding
A large percentage of fatal motorcycle crashes involve speeding. Speeding was the main factor in almost half of all motorcycle accidents not involving any other vehicles. Our RI motorcycle accident lawyers urge all motorcycle riders to use caution when operating your vehicle and stay within the posted speed limits to decrease your chances of an accident. Call The Bottaro Law Firm for help with your motorcycle accident and ask about our No Fee Guarantee.
- 35% of fatal motorcycle crashes in 2008 involved speeding
- Speeding was the main factor in 48% of motorcycle accidents not involving another vehicle
- Speeding while not wearing a helmet more than doubles the risk of a fatal motorcycle accident
Sources: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Governor’s Highway Safety Administration