Motorcycle Accidents


According to the most recent information from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, over 5,000 motorcycle accidents occurred in 2011. This involved over 8,500 vehicles. Over 88% of all motorcycle accidents involved either nonfatal or fatal injuries. Motorcycle accident deaths are over 30 times higher than deaths of drivers from other kinds of vehicles. Accidents typically happen during short or routine trips near one’s home.

Motorcycle accidents often involve brain damage, head, neck and injuries, disc herniations, disc bulges, fractured limbs and other severe injuries with a likelihood of long-term treatment.

Having experienced personal injury attorneys handling your claim will improve the likelihood of a recovery to cover your severe injuries and the future medical expenses and lost earnings along with the pain and suffering that you experienced.

At Viola Cummings & Lindsay, LLP, our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience in litigating motorcycle accident cases on behalf of injured drivers and passengers. We will pursue the negligent party to ensure you receive full compensation for your injuries whether by settlement or trial. Our personal injury lawyers have extensive trial experience handling motor vehicle accidents for our clients and for clients referred to us from other firms.


If you or someone you know has been injured in a motorcycle accident, call Viola, Cummings & Lindsay, Attorneys at Law at 716- 285- 9555.

There is no fee for the consultation. If we accept your case, we will work on a contingent fee basis meaning if you do not receive payment for your injuries, you do not owe us any fee.

Please keep in mind that there are specific time limitations to file a lawsuit for your personal injuries.