According to statistics published by Think! 2015. Motorcycling, Motorcyclists, who only account for 1% of total road traffic, account for 19% of all road deaths. Other statistics, from the same website, that highlight the dangers faced by motorcyclists on the road are:
- Motorcyclists are 38 times more likely to be killed in a road traffic accident than car occupants
- In 2013, 331 motorcyclists died and 4,866 were seriously injured in road traffic accidents in Great Britain
- The number of motorcyclists injured on the road has fallen since 2008 when 493 were killed and 5,556 were seriously injured
- 30 motorcyclists are killed or injured at junctions every day
The TSP Personal Injury team have a great deal of experience dealing with claims for motorcyclists injured in accidents on the road and also helping the families of motorcyclists who have been killed in an accident on the road.
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident that wasn’t your fault, you can use our Compensation Calculator to find out how much your claim may be worth. Alternatively contact our team to arrange for a free no-obligation evaluation of your case and to find out if you can make a claim.