“Road Rash” And Other Injuries Resulting From Motorcycle Accidents

As seen in the Illinois motorcycle accidents that have caused injuries and have been summarized on this site, there are a broad range of injuries that can result from motorcycle accidents. One type of typical injury is skin abrasion.  This type of injury is commonly referred to as “road rash.”  Road rash was an injury …

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Motorcycle Loss Of Control Crashes Caused By Road Hazards

Motorcycle loss of control crashes can happen for a number of reasons.  This type of accident has been especially prevalent in Illinois during 2018, as seen in the many loss of control crashes that have been discussed on this site. Due to the inherent stability needed to safely ride a motorcycle, any factor that causes …

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Motorcycle Collides With A Deer During Fatal Paris, Illinois Accident

One of the hazards that motorcyclists are susceptible to are deer.  Deer pose a danger to a motorcyclist as motorcycles lack structural impact protection if the motorcycle collides with a deer; as well, should a motorcyclist swerve to avoid hitting a deer, the motorcyclist can crash the motorcycle if there is sufficient instability caused by …

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Alleged Meth Use By Motorist In Fatal Naperville Motorcycle Accident

In the September 11, 2017 post titled “Motorcyclist Dies Following Naperville SUV-Motorcycle Collision” a September 9, 2017 motorcycle accident in Naperville was summarized.  As seen in that  post, the accident injuries led to the death of Calabria M. Taber, 21, of Maple Park. As seen in many Illinois accidents, the accident involved a motorist attempting to …

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Head Injuries Resulting From Illinois Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents often lead to the motorcyclist (and, if applicable, passenger) being injured.  As seen in the many Illinois motorcycle accidents summarized on this site, there are many types of accident injuries that can occur.  For those bike accidents that are not fatal, the range of possible accident injuries is extensive. Among the most serious …

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