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A Motorcycle parked on the side of a road, running through a forest; our No Win No Fee Solicitors discuss making an injury compensation claim if you are a motorcycle user who has been injured through no fault of your own on the road.
Navigating the bustling roads on a motorcycle comes with its thrill and risks. Understanding the causes of motorcycle accidents and the measures to prevent them is crucial for every rider. In the unfortunate event of an accident, knowing your legal rights and having expert legal assistance can make all the difference. MG Legal, a leading firm of solicitors in Preston, Lancaster, and Lytham, specializes in motorcycle accident claims, offering a no-win-no-fee service with a remarkable 99% success rate. 

No Win, No Fee Solicitors: 

MG Legal's leading No Win, No Fee Solicitors accept all our Injury Compensation claims on a No Win, No Fee basis.  
Our team put your first, and work with care to ensure that your wishes are met. Call us today on a free, no-obligation basis at: 01772 783314. 
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Causes of Motorcycle Accidents 

Motorcycle accidents can occur due to various reasons. A significant cause is the lack of visibility of motorcycles to other larger vehicles, leading to collisions. Road hazards like potholes, slippery surfaces, and irregular traffic signals also contribute to accidents. Additionally, high speeds and reckless driving by either party are common culprits. 

Prevention Methods 

Preventive measures are key to ensuring safety on the road. Wearing appropriate gear, such as helmets and protective clothing, greatly reduces the risk of severe injuries. Regular maintenance of the motorcycle, including checks on brakes, tires, and lights, is essential. Riders should also practice defensive driving techniques, staying alert, and anticipating potential hazards. 

Laws and Regulations for Protection 

Several laws and regulations are in place to protect motorcyclists. These include mandatory helmet laws, speed limits, and lane splitting regulations. Understanding these laws not only helps in preventing accidents but also in knowing your rights if you're involved in one. 
In the UK, the laws covering motorcycle helmets, speed limits, and driving without due care and attention are as follows: 

Motorcycle Helmets 

It's a legal requirement for all motorcyclists and their pillion passengers to wear a safety helmet when riding on the road. The helmet must meet certain safety standards, including the British Standard BS 6658:1985 with a BSI Kitemark, UNECE Regulation 22.05, or a standard from a European Economic Area member that offers at least the same safety and protection as BS 6658:1985, along with an equivalent mark to the BSI Kitemark. This law has been in effect since 1973. 

Speed Limits 

The UK has a comprehensive system of speed limits, which varies depending on the type of road and the type of vehicle. For motorcycles, the general speed limits are 30 mph in built-up areas, 60 mph on single carriageways, and 70 mph on dual carriageways and motorways. However, local limits may apply, and riders must always observe signs indicating speed restrictions. 

Driving Without Due Care and Attention 

This offense, often referred to as careless driving, involves operating a vehicle on a road or other public place without the level of care and attention that could be reasonably expected of a competent and careful driver. This can include a wide range of driving behaviors such as tailgating, poor lane discipline, inappropriate speed, or being distracted by using a mobile phone while driving. 
For detailed information and guidance on these laws, it's advisable to consult legal resources or seek legal advice, especially in the context of a specific incident or for understanding how these laws may apply in different scenarios. 

Why choose MG Legal Solicitors? 

No hidden fees.

Transparent fees. 

Our solicitors offer their services on a clear fixed-fee or hourly rate, and accept personal injury claims on a no win no fee basis. 
We are the experts

We are the experts. 

Here at MG Legal, our team of friendly solicitors are fully-qualified and have over thirty years' experience in helping clients just like you. 
Regular Communication

Regular communication. 

When you work with MG Legal, your solicitor will be in regular contact so you have step-by-step updates. 
Multiple Office locations.

Multiple office locations. 

If you are looking to instruct our solicitors, we have offices in Garstang, Longridge, Lancaster, and Lytham for your convenience. 

MG Legal: Your Partner in Legal Battles 

In the aftermath of a motorcycle accident, dealing with legalities can be overwhelming. This is where MG Legal steps in. As solicitors with expertise in motorcycle accidents, they offer personalised legal assistance. Their no-win-no-fee service ensures that you have quality legal support without the financial burden, unless your claim is successful. 

Why Choose MG Legal? 

MG Legal stands out with a 99% success rate in motorcycle accident claims. Their team of experienced solicitors in Preston, Lancaster, and Lytham deeply understands the nuances of motorcycle accident laws and works tirelessly to ensure you get the compensation you deserve. Whether it's negotiating with insurance companies or representing you in court, MG Legal is committed to your cause. 
Motorcycle riding, with its unique sense of freedom, also comes with responsibilities and risks. Staying informed about the causes and preventive measures of accidents, and being aware of the laws that protect you, are vital. And in times of need, MG Legal's team of expert solicitors is your go-to for trusted legal advice and representation. If you're facing the aftermath of a motorcycle accident, reach out to MG Legal - where success is not just a probability, but a precedent. 

Why choose MG Legal, No Win No Fee Solicitors? 

Clear, fixed-fees 

Fully-Qualified No Win No Fee Solicitors 

Tailored Service 

Multiple Office Locations 

Decades of Experience 

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