We all know the most common reason for a motorcycle accident. It’s the failure on the part of a motorist to see the two wheeled road user. However not all accidents are straightforward and on occasion both parties can be to blame.
Have you ever wondered where you legally stand as a biker if you were involved in an motorcycle accident but had been speeding, filtering or overtaking at a junction?
The following situations provide some examples of how the courts allocate blame for motorcycle accidents: