Navigating the claims process after a motorcycle collision creates additional burdens during an already stressful time. If you were hurt or lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident, you are likely dealing with significant physical and emotional challenges and may not know where to turn for help.
At Bringardner Injury Law Firm, we combine a tireless work ethic with compassionate and personal attention to each of our clients. We also get results.
When you work with a South Carolina motorcycle accident lawyer from our firm, you are not just a case number. Every case and every person is unique. Our attorneys give you the time, attention and resources you deserve, diligently pursuing your claim while protecting your rights.
Why Should You Hire an Attorney After a Motorcycle Accident?
According to the most recent data available, there were 2,215 traffic accidents involving motorcycles in South Carolina in 2021, compared to 128,901 involving cars. The number of fatal motorcycle collisions was 173, while 396 led to serious injury. On the other hand, there were 681 fatal car crashes and 1,636 that caused serious injuries.
Despite the higher overall numbers for recorded car accidents, motorcycle crashes usually have more severe consequences for riders and passengers. The percentage of fatal car accidents versus motorcycle collisions was 0.5% vs 7.8%, respectively. Though only 1.3% of car crashes led to serious injuries, 17.9% of motorcycle accidents did.
What might be a minor collision in a car could be catastrophic for a motorcyclist. These cases are often much more nuanced than other traffic accident claims and require more extensive investigations.
If you have a motorcycle accident in South Carolina that leads to injury, you need a legal professional with the experience and knowledge to navigate the complexities and the willingness to dedicate time and energy to conduct a thorough investigation.
Why Should You Choose Bringardner Injury Law Firm?
Searching for a motorcycle accident lawyer across the state of South Carolina can be overwhelming and your choices may seem endless.
Attorney Mark Bringardner focuses on customer service and demonstrates an ongoing track record of success. His team strives to exceed your expectations of how attentive legal services can be, and how much you can recover financially.
Mark Bringardner — our firm’s founder and leader — has dedicated his entire career to helping personal injury victims and sets a high bar for providing personalized representation that leaves no stone unturned in pursuing a favorable outcome. He achieved a $750,000 settlement for a motorcycle accident victim in South Carolina.
While most motorcycle accident lawyers settle out of court, Mark and his team are strong advocates for victims and recognize that sometimes the only way to receive a fair result is to take a claim to court.
When a negligent motorist’s actions lead to motorcyclist injuries or death, Mark doesn’t hesitate in aggressively pursuing justice. If the insurance companies won’t agree to a satisfactory settlement, he continues his advocacy in the courtroom. Mark is an experienced South Carolina injury lawyer with extensive success in obtaining compensation for his clients.
You don’t want to leave the outcome of your claim to chance. Leave it to us instead. Our in-depth knowledge of the laws, legal process and insurance company procedures ensures your case won’t be in jeopardy due to a misstep or misunderstanding. You can count on our knowledge and experience while allowing yourself the breathing room to recover.
Mark’s reputation as a compassionate advocate is well-earned. He deeply cares about each of his clients. While we want you to focus on healing, we also understand the need to know what is happening with your case. Our team will communicate with you regularly and keep you informed of your case’s progress. We’ll be there to listen to your input and respond promptly to any questions you may have.
When we work on your case, you are the most important person involved.
Though every case is different, and no attorney can guarantee results, a look at Mark’s record and recognitions speaks to the type of service you can expect from Bringardner Injury Law Firm:
- The Super Lawyers rating service recognizes Mark as a “Rising Star”
- He is a Top 40 under 40 South Carolina lawyer.
- He is on the National Trial Lawyers list of top 100 attorneys.
- He received recognition in the peer-reviewed publication Best Lawyers.
Should You Talk to the Insurance Company?
No. You may believe you should try to work with the insurance company before looking for a motorcycle accident lawyer in South Carolina. Unfortunately, talking to the insurance company often does more harm to your case than good.
Claims adjusters don’t look out for your interests. Whether they pressure you to accept a quick settlement or attempt to get you to admit to a degree of fault, their job is to keep as much money with the company as possible.
Our job is to assist you. During your free initial consultation, we will evaluate your case and discuss your options with you. If we agree to take your case, we will guide you through the entire process.
Our team would be able to conduct a thorough, independent investigation, gathering evidence and testimonies to substantiate your claim and determine a fair settlement amount.
We can talk to the insurance companies on your behalf. Our attorneys at Bringardner Injury Law Firm have a reputation among the law community as skilled negotiators, and because the insurance companies know we have no issue taking a claim to trial if necessary, they are often invested in the negotiation process.
You can count on us to provide honest legal counsel about whether the offer is just. If you decide to pursue a lawsuit, we will continue representing and assisting you through the trial proceedings.
Contact a Motorcycle Accident Lawyer in South Carolina Now
When you need a South Carolina motorcycle accident lawyer, Bringardner Injury Law Firm is capable, dependable, and committed to results. Getting started is as easy as scheduling a free case evaluation.
We may offer our legal opinion on how to proceed. If you retain our services, we’ll dedicate our skills, resources and experience to pursue a fair outcome, and we don’t charge fees unless we recover money for you.