Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
At Farrah Martinez, PLLC., we represent motorcyclists and bicyclists who have been injured or suffered severe damage caused by a negligent driver. If you or a loved one has been involved in a motorcycle or bike accident, Farrah Martinez, PLLC, is ready to help. To learn more about motorcycle collisions or bicycle accidents we have provided some helpful information below. Farrah Martinez, PLLC, endorses wearing helmets while riding a motorcycle or bike.
Texas Motorcyclist Helmet Law
In Texas a motorcyclist is not required to wear a helmet unless the motorcyclist is 20 years or younger. However, the fact you were not wearing a helmet does not prevent you from filing a claim against a driver who caused the accident. If you are not wearing your helmet, it is extremely important to contact an experienced personal injury lawyer who thoroughly knows the helmet laws. Don’t take chances. Call Farrah Martinez, PLLC, to see if you have a claim.
Texas Bicyclist Helmet Law
In Texas, there is no bicycle helmet law for adults. Bike riders under 18 years old must wear a helmet. Failure to wear a helmet is a class C Misdemeanor. The City of Houston also adopted a bike law Under 18 rule for minors. For a list of cities in Texas that have adopted Helmet Bike Laws visit www.biketexas.org.