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Motorcycle Accident

Have You Been Injured in a Motorcycle Accident?

It amazes us how poorly Michigan motorcycle insurance companies handle claims, especially after a serious motorcycle accident. Many injured in motorcycle accidents come to us for help because they do not get straight answers from bike insurers and in some cases no answers.We understand the frustration and help with accident investigations to determine the cause and who is held responsible for injuries. We answer questions for those who have been injured in motorcycle accidents, and we are best positioned to answer yours.


  • Brain Injury
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Spinal Injury
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Ankle
  • Joint Injuries
  • Broken Elbow
  • Brain Trauma
  • Paralysis
  • Broken Bones
  • Broken Wrist
  • Broken Foot
  • Broken Joints
  • Broken Hip
  • Seizures
  • Neck Injury
  • Broken Collar Bone
  • Broken Leg
  • Head Injury
  • Bone Fractures
  • Broken Shoulder


Buchanan & Buchanan is a top law firm handling motorcycle injury cases. Motorcycle injury claims involve death or serious injuries that require the highest level of skill and experience provided by attorneys. But that’s just half the equation; motorcycle accidents can cause brain injury, paralysis, disfigurement, burns, death, or catastrophic injury requiring medical expertise, too. These accident lawsuits demand, from beginning to end, the expertise of medical professionals to oversee the medicine at the core of these serious claims.  Buchanan & Buchanan has a masters-degreed nurse on staff to evaluate the injuries.

At Buchanan & Buchanan, we use our experience in handling accident cases to investigate causes to ensure you receive full reimbursement for injuries.  The cause of a motorcycle accident must be identified.  We will handle the investigation so you can concentrate on recovering from your injuries.  We assist you in finding an appropriate medical specialist to treat you, and enlist help of your medical care provides through settlement or trial.


Every year hundreds of people are injured in West Michigan motorcycle accidents. motorcycle crashes are frequent and dangerous:

  • By miles traveled, motorcyclists are 21 times more likely than automobile passengers to die in a traffic crash and four times as likely to be injured
  • Motorcycles make up less than 2% of all registered vehicles and only 0.4% of all vehicle miles traveled, yet motorcycle accidents account for over 9% of total traffic fatalities.
  • In the United States, 4,008 motorcycle accidents resulted in fatality on United States roads in 2004, an 8% increase from 2003.
  • One-third of motorcycle accidents causing death involved speeding, approximately twice the rate for drivers of passenger cars or light trucks.  Alcohol involvement was 40% higher.


Causes of motorcycle accidents include:

  • Driving too fast or too slow
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Failing to signal while turning
  • Disregarding weather or trac conditions
  • Disobeying traffic signs or signals
  • Failing to drive on the right side of the road

Buchanan & Buchanan

In a motorcycle accident it is essential to promptlypreserve evidence, investigate the accident, and have physicians and expert witnesses thoroughly evaluate injuries. If you or a loved one is a victim of a motorcycle accident, call Buchanan & Buchanan, P.L.C. now at 1-800-272-4080. The initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to accept your case, we will work on a contingent fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary award or recovery of funds. Don’t delay! You may have a valid claim and be entitled to compensation for your injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident, but a motorcycle lawsuit must be filed before the Michigan statute of limitations expires.


Michigan No Fault Insurance Laws are confusing - Car accident claims in Michigan involving death or serious injuries require the highest level of attorney skill and experience, and medical expertise.
One out of eight auto accident fatalities involve large trucks such as big rigs or tractor trailers.
Motorcycle accidents in Michigan are frequent and dangerous - we are here to help.
With increased bicyclists on our roadways, the number of bicycle accidents are increasing.
Buchanan & Buchanan, P.L.C.
171 Monroe Ave. N.W. Suite 750
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
voice: (616) 458.2464
toll free: 1-800-272-4080
fax: (616) 458.0608
email: mail@buchananfirm.com