Cory Kendall Pieper, a solider from Delmar, New York died April 19th due to serious injuries from a motorcycle accident on April 13th while driving in the state of Texas. Officials from Fort Hood stated that Specialist Pieper was killed as a result of the bike wreck. Pieper entered the Army in 2012 and was stationed at Fort Hood. He received several awards for his service and earned decorations including the National Defense Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and Overseas Service Ribbon.
Most motorcycle accidents result in serious injuries, long-term trauma, and death. The most effective way to avoid a motorcycle accident is formal training. Unfortunately, the majority of bike riders never go through a formal training program to help them exercise proper safety habits. If you ride a motorcycle, make the time to attend a formal motorcycle training program to help you learn bike skills that will save your life. The second way to help prevent a serious bike injury is to wear a quality motorcycle helmet. Wearing a helmet in some states is optional, however, don’t make it an option for yourself or any individual that rides with you on your bike.
Motorcycle Helmets Save Lives
Wearing a helmet is the most inexpensive way to help prevent a serious brain injury that is very common among avid motorcycle riders. Experts agree and research proves, that if you wear a motorcycle helmet, you minimize your chances of sustaining a serious head injury. Invest in a quality helmet today, and don’t risk jeopardizing your head or life.
Click HERE to read the 2011 US Motorcycle Helmet Satisfaction Study by J.D. Powers and Associates. Helmet manufactures and brands were scored on a 1,000 point scale based on 11 quality factors such as:
Fit and comfort
Face shield wind protection
Face shield scratch resistance
Ease of replacing face shield
Shell scratch resistance
Color and graphic
Ease of strap fastening
Free Legal Counsel For Motorcycle Accident Victims
If you or someone you know has been involved in a motorcycle accident, contact the experienced attorneys in Brooklyn, at the Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel, LLC. Their attorneys have 20 plus years of experience handling clients who have suffered serious injuries as a result of motorcycle accidents. They represent accident victims in New York City, Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester, Nassau and Suffolk. The firm provides aggressive representation and will vigorously pursue your case to the fullest extent necessary to get you the compensation you deserve. Never a fee unless they win your case!
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