With two fatal motorcycle crashes in the metropolitan area in as many weeks, the attorneys at Casey, Devoti & Brockland want all drivers to be aware of motorcycle safety.
The first crash, in Warrenton, left a man dead and his wife seriously injured when the motorcycle they were riding has hit by a car that failed to yield to them at an intersection.
A week later, a vehicle in St. Louis City turned in front of a group of motorcyclists causing a pile-up crash that killed a 26 year old male.
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness month. However, with warmer temperatures and daylight saving time already in effect, more motorcycles are on the road now. Motorcycles are vehicles with the same rights and privileges as any other vehicle on the road. All motorists are reminded to safely share the road with motorcyclists and be extra alert to help keep themselves and motorcyclists safe.
Remember to follow these safety tips:
Casey, Devoti & Brockland is a St. Louis-based law firm focused exclusively on personal injury litigation. Since 1983, our attorneys have helped injured people navigate the road to recover by securing compensation for pain and suffering, medical expenses and lost wages. Together Partners Matt Casey, Matt Devoti and Anne Brockland have nearly 50 years of trial experience handling the following personal injury matters: car, truck and train crashes, victims of impaired and distracted driving, medical malpractice, birth injuries, product liability, premises liability, elder and sexual abuse, Workers’ Compensation and wrongful death. We proudly serve clients throughout metropolitan St. Louis, southeastern Missouri and southern Illinois.
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