Illinois Scooter Accident Lawyer

December 12, 2023 | Attorney, Matthew Dolman

Scooters are a fun type of transportation, but serious accidents can cause devastating and costly injuries to riders. Often, drivers or other parties cause these accidents, and victims face extraordinary challenges to get compensation for their losses.

Fortunately, our Illinois scooter accident attorneys at Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers, PA, are here to represent you and pursue what you deserve.

Trust Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers with your accident case because we combine legal experience with a compassionate approach. Our team understands the physical, emotional, and financial toll of accidents.

We are dedicated to easing your burden by providing comprehensive legal support, ensuring you receive the compensation you need to move forward.

Seek your free consultation as soon as possible.

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How Scooter Accidents Happen

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Scooter accidents in Illinois can occur due to various factors, often involving a combination of environmental elements, human negligence, and vehicular defects.

Common scenarios leading to scooter accidents include:

  • Traffic Interactions: Scooters share the road with larger vehicles, and collisions can result from drivers failing to notice or yield to scooters. Intoxication, distracted driving, or reckless behavior by motorists may contribute to accidents.
  • Road Conditions: Uneven or poorly maintained roads, potholes, or debris can pose hazards to scooter riders. These conditions, combined with a lack of protective enclosures on scooters, increase the risk of accidents and injuries.
  • Traffic Violations: Motorists may engage in traffic violations, such as running red lights, disregarding stop signs, or failing to yield, resulting in collisions with scooters.
  • Mechanical Failures: Scooters, like any motorized vehicle, can experience mechanical failures such as brake malfunctions or tire blowouts, leading to accidents.
  • Interactions with Pedestrians: Pedestrians might walk right in front of a scooter, causing riders to swerve or causing collisions at intersections, crosswalks, or crowded areas, often due to pedestrian inattentiveness.

You need legal guidance when a driver, business, pedestrian, or government entity is negligent and causes your scooter accident. Our Illinois scooter accident lawyers regularly handle complex vehicle accident cases, and we can represent your rights and financial interests.

Our legal team identifies all possible avenues for compensation, including insurance claims or litigation against liable parties. We handle the entire process so you can focus on your medical care and physical recovery.

Our scooter accident attorneys present a persuasive case for the full compensation you deserve. We continue negotiating until you receive a favorable settlement offer, and never hesitate to take the case to court if insurance companies do not cooperate.

Enlist Representation from an Illinois Scooter Accident Attorney

Illinois personal injury attorneys at Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers, PA, provides dedicated representation for injury victims, including scooter riders. If you suffered injuries, always seek medical attention and then consult our law firm. We provide the aggressive representation you need following a serious accident.

Case evaluations are always free with no obligation, so call (312) 500-2901 today. You never pay any upfront fees, and we only charge fees if we successfully obtain a settlement or award for you.


Matthew Dolman

Personal Injury Lawyer

This article was written and reviewed by Matthew Dolman. Matt has been a practicing civil trial, personal injury, products liability, and mass tort lawyer since 2004. He has successfully fought for more than 11,000 injured clients and acted as lead counsel in more than 1,000 lawsuits. Always on the cutting edge of personal injury law, Matt is actively engaged in complex legal matters, including Suboxone, AFFF, and Ozempic lawsuits.  Matt is a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum for resolving individual cases in excess of $1 million and $2 million, respectively. He has also been selected by his colleagues as a Florida Superlawyer and as a member of Florida’s Legal Elite on multiple occasions. Further, Matt has been quoted in the media numerous times and is a sought-after speaker on a variety of legal issues and topics.

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