Our electric scooter accident lawyer San Francisco, CA relies on from The Morales Law Firm understands how popular electric scooters have gotten. In fact, in a world where many people are trying to be more conscious about the way they are getting around and how it affects the environment, we know that the electric scooter may be a good alternative. That said, even knowledgeable riders can still get into accidents and become seriously injured. If you have been in an electric scooter accident because someone else was behaving negligently, you need the help of an attorney familiar with electric scooter laws. Call our office to set up your consultation with our team.
Are there certain laws about electric scooters?
The personal injury lawyer San Francisco, CA residents can trust for our team knows that when it comes to electric scooters, there is no standardized law that you can expect. States will have their own distinct regulations and laws regarding electric scooters. For example, in California, you are not supposed to ride an electric scooter on a road with a speed limit sign that is higher than 25 miles per hour unless otherwise authorized to do so.
What should I do if I was injured on an electric scooter?
We believe that someone who caused your injuries should pay for them. Thus, if someone else is liable for the accident that caused your injuries, call us if you would like representation. Depending on how you were injured, you will be seeking compensation from a variety of sources. If there was something wrong with the way the scooter was created and that caused you to get into an accident, you can speak with us about product defect laws.
Because many people ride their electric scooters on the road, it is possible you were in a very serious accident that involved another vehicle, like a motorcycle or a car. If this is the case, you should not hesitate to call our office as soon as you are able. When you are at the scene of the accident, try to gather as much information as possible from the other motorist, including their contact information, insurance information, and information from any witnesses.
Where can you get help?
If you have been in an electric scooter accident, call the San Francisco, California electric scooter accident lawyer from The Morales Law Firm now.