As experienced Arizona motorcycle accident attorneys, we know that excitement was brewing amongst riders getting ready to head out for the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota from August 6 to August 12. We are happy to know that Arizona riders stayed safe on their way out of the state and on their way back to ensure that they get the most out of their trips.
We hope riders who head to South Dakota for events like these keep in mind a few safety tips:
- Plan your trip, including rest stops and overnight stays in advance.
- Don’t try to ride the whole way without stopping.
- Remember to take a helmet and wear it in states that require use.
- Learn about the roads you will be traveling on before you go.
Arizona Motorcycle Accident Statistics
Every year, hundreds of riders from Arizona head out to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota, and some of these riders may become injured in an accident on their way to the Rally or back. More than 2,735 collisions involving motorcycles happen in the state of Arizona each year, according to reports from the Arizona Department of Transportation. Motorcycle riders are susceptible to serious injuries on any trip if an accident occurs and around 2,400 riders and motorcycle passengers are hurt in collisions every year, according to statistics.
Why Involve an Arizona Motorcycle Accident Attorney
If you’re hurt while traveling through Arizona on your way to or from different motorcycle events, you should think about reaching out to a skilled injury attorney as soon as possible for help in asserting your rights. The Husband and Wife Law Team work with injured motorcycle riders to get them back on the road and back to their lives as soon as possible and would do everything in their power to do the same for you. Call the attorneys at the Breyer Law Offices, P.C. any day of the week for a free review of your personal injury case.