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No win, no fee motorcycle accident compensation claims

No win, no fee

Be represented by a highly-experienced motorcycle accident lawyer at no upfront cost to you. Under our No Win, No Fee agreement you only pay a pre-agreed percentage of the compensation awarded if your case is successful.

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Motorcycle accident compensation claims

Motorcycle accident compensation claims

Motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable groups on the road, on average 44 bikers are injured every day.

The type of injuries sustained can include physical and psychological injuries. You could receive compensation for injuries including:

Our personal injury lawyers are here to help you understand whether you may be entitled to claim compensation.

It is important to seek legal advice as soon as possible to get the answers you need surrounding the circumstances of your potential claim.


Motorcycle accident specialists

Motorcycle accident specialists

We take all motorcycle accidents seriously, working hard to secure compensation for you and your family. For many people, making a motorcycle accident claim can be a daunting process, so we’re here to help by offering professional advice and support throughout.

  • Our specialist lawyers can help you claim the best possible compensation.
  • Our lawyers are dedicated to helping with your recovery and gaining access to any rehabilitation or specialist treatment you may need, as we have for Lewis Foster, who suffered a brain injury
  • The vast majority of our cases are settled successfully for clients without the need to go to court.
  • We are committed to supporting clients on ‘hard to win’ cases many other firms refuse to take on.
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Making a motorcycle accident claim

Making a motorcycle accident claim

Our dedicated team have helped many clients get the compensation they deserve and we will:

  • Assess your motorcycle accident claim and gather information, contact any witnesses or obtain police reports if necessary to help support your claim and build up a case.
  • Assess your medical, rehabilitation, or ongoing support needs. We also liaise with the insurer of the responsible party to make sure that any ongoing medical support or rehabilitation is provided as soon as possible.
  • Work out your motorcycle accident compensation to cover medical costs, ongoing rehabilitation, damage to your vehicle, and loss of earnings to give you financial stability now and going forward.
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Why claim compensation?

Why claim compensation?

A motorcycle accident can be a traumatic event that leaves a lasting impact on your life, and the lives of your loved ones.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a motorcycle accident, compensation can help cover the cost of ongoing care and loss of earnings.

Our experienced personal injury solicitors and lawyers can secure maximum compensation for those injured.

Read how we secured £60,000 compensation for biker Paul Ferris’.

For a free consultation contact us today.

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Client stories

Client stories

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‘Losing my leg in a motorbike accident at 19 hasn’t held me back’

A motorbike rider who had to have his lower right leg amputated at the age of 19 following a serious motorcycle accident says he has been overwhelmed with support which is helping him rebuild his life. Ricky Thompson has returned to his job as a warehouse operative and is also back on the roads again, […]

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£7.5m damages for father who suffered serious brain injury in motorcycle accident

A £7.5m damages settlement has been agreed for a man left in need of lifelong care and support after suffering a serious brain injury in a motorcycle accident. The settlement will cover the cost of dedicated care professionals supporting him for the rest of his life, enabling him to live as independently as possible. A […]

How to make a motorcycle accident claim claim

How to make a claim

Make a claim in six easy steps

Step 1

Free Initial Advice

Call us, request a callback or complete our online claim form and we will assess whether we think you have a claim.


Step 2


We will help you to decide how best to fund your claim. Usually, we will be able to offer you a No win, No fee agreement.

Step 3

Letter Of Claim

We will send a letter to your opponent with details of your claim, setting out why we think they are at fault.

Step 4

Obtain Medical Records & Medical Reports

We will request copies of your medical records and instruct a medical expert to prepare a report about the extent of your injuries.

Step 5

Prepare Claim Valuation

We will put together a schedule of loss setting out the losses you have incurred and the extent of the injuries you have sustained.

Step 6

Negotiate Settlement

We will send all the evidence to your opponent inviting their settlement proposals. If we cannot agree a reasonable settlement, we will prepare court proceedings.

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Feel free to give us a call or begin your claim online

Alternatively, call us now on 01482787771

Our client reviews

Our client reviews

We’re always committed to getting the optimum outcome for you.

Hudgell Solicitors took my case on and my expectations were exceeded. All persons at Hudgell are professional and courteous. My claim was one against Norfolk Police. Without going into details, the Police had clearly been in the wrong and were in process of accusing me of exactly what they had actually done to me and a further cover up of the truth. Hudgell took my instructions and were in contact with me during the whole process and brought about a very satisfactory outcome. To be clear...Satisfactory is a very good outcome. I would recommend Hudgell without question. I feel I have been treated respectfully and my case notes were engrained into those at Hudgell that helped me get a conclusion to the most heinous acts from the Norfolk Police.
5 Stars
Philip Moore
My brother was the victim of quite a bad motorcycle accident where he was not at fault. Sadly he only held third party cover so whilst he was in hospital I was asked by him to find a solicitor to claim against the third party. After doing some research I chose Hudgell to help us (even tho Neil Hudgell is the owner of the dreaded Hull KR and I am a massive FC fan). INITIAL CONTACT I made contact by phone and this was a simple conversation. The member of staff was very friendly and extremely helpful. All the questions I had were dealt with and I was very happy with the outcome of the call. FOLLOWING INITAL CONTACT. Within half an hour of contacting Hudgell’s a senior manager made contact with me and discussed what would happen next. Again this was very personal and really helpful. After another half an hour Sam (my brother’s now solicitor) called me. We chatted about what had happened and what he was planning to do initially. Sam was really friendly and understanding. He put me at ease right away and explained everything clearly and directly answering all questions I had. Within a week of the claim being opened Sam and Laura (Chartered Legal Executive) visited my brother in hospital. They helped put him at ease immediately and talked through what would happen, what their objectives were and also but more importantly made my brother understand that they would do everything to help him in any way he needed. After this meeting in the hospital we were happy that this claim was in safe hands. Sam the Solicitor A very friendly chap who shoots from the hip and tells you a spade is a spade. A chap who doesn’t make promises he can’t keep. A really likable man who you would want to have a pint with and we did not always look at him as the solicitor. He kept us updated at all stages and was always contactable. I did have one heated conversation with Sam BUT this was a good thing. I say this because he is very passionate about his job sometimes when a third person (me) is acting on behalf of the victim (my brother) it can be a little hard at times to please everyone. He took all we threw at him and directed us really well. Sam thank you for all your hard work, your support and the outcome. Laura Chartered Legal Executive What can I say about Laura, an absolute gem this lady is. Professional, very committed to her job, compassionate, More than helpful, caring and really cared in my opinion about my brother and his recovery. Every contact we had with Laura was amazing. She is one of those people who puts you at ease right away. Laura dealt with every problem with put at her feet, every question we had she dealt with and if she could not answer there and then she would find the answers we needed. If we had a problem she would find a solution. Again always contactable and if she could not respond immediately to a call she would call back within the business day. Laura thank you for all your hard work, Thank you for being there when we were dealing with all the problems we had. Both Sam and yourself are a credit to your company and your profession. The service provided by Hudgell’s far exceeded what we expected. If you need the services Hudgell provides then I would highly recommend your choice of solicitors is this company.
5 Stars
Mark Fox
I was represented/instructed by Mobeena Salim, who was always available when i wanted to discuss my case, which was reassuring and comforting. We were able to pressure the defendants who eventually agreed to settle and this meant we did not have the drawn out court process! Overall, i am happy with the service, only criticism is that i feel we could have settled a higher amonut if we continued negotiations. Would use this firm again! Thanks for everything.
4 Stars
S C Williams
I am sorry but the person's name that dealt with me who was admin was Natasha - my name is definitely not Natalie but obviously it shows how much attention you pay to people's particulars and case details. So sorry not interested in your services - as previously mentioned when it comes to medical negligence, you are impersonal, inefficient and inaccurate. Also the comment went on TP on the 22nd March and you provided yet another generic response on the 2nd April.
1 Stars
Calista Harrison
Chris Trousdale was the one of the youngest miscarriages of justice victims as a result of the Post Office Horizon scandal.
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Do I qualify for a motorcycle accident claim?

If your accident took place within the last three years, and it was it caused by another motorist, there’s a good chance you’ll have a claim. The best way to find out if you have a claim is to get in touch with our expert team so we can go over your case.

It is also possible to make a claim on behalf of a loved one or relative who was injured in a motorbike accident or involved in a fatal motorcycle accident that was caused by another driver or third-party negligence.

Can I make a claim if a poorly maintained road caused my motorcycle accident?

There can be many causes of road traffic accidents involving motorbikes, the majority of which stem from negligence on behalf of other road users.

But if your motorcycle accident was caused by a pot hole on a poorly maintained road, you may be able to claim compensation – even if there was no other motorist involved.

The UK road network is riddled with potholes, and it’s possible to make a claim against local councils in the event of one causing a crash.

If you have evidence to show that a poorly maintained road was responsible for your motorbike crash, we may be able to help you claim compensation.

How much motorcycle accident compensation can I expect?

How much you might receive after a successful motorcycle accident claim very much depends on the particulars of your case.

The amount of compensation calculated will take many factors into account beyond a physical injury. There will likely be damage to your motorcycle, helmet, or other gear, and there could be ongoing medical and rehabilitation costs, as well as loss of earnings and other expenses. There’s also the emotional impact on you and your family, and how that will affect your future quality of life.

Your expert motorcycle accident lawyer will take all these elements into account to calculate a fair and realistic compensation claim amount, and will fight on your behalf to make sure you receive what you’re entitled to.

Personal injury compensation claims for minor injuries resulting from road traffic accidents changed from May 31, 2021 when reforms came into force which significantly affect the value and conduct of claims under £5,000. However, these new reforms do NOT apply to cyclists, motorcyclists or pedestrians.

Why choose Hudgell Solicitors for your motorbike injury claim?

Choose to make a claim for motorcycle accident compensation with us and you’ll benefit from expert legal representation and a comprehensive rehabilitation and support offering.

Our specialist team understands the dangers involved in riding a motorbike on the road and will assess your claim and offer a free, no obligation consultation, so you can start the process with complete confidence and peace of mind.

For more information about how we can help you with a motorcycle accident claim, get in touch today or visit our claim online page.

How do I make a claim after a fatal motorcycle accident?

The vulnerability of bikers means they’re much more likely to suffer fatal injuries during an accident than other road users.

At Hudgell Solicitors, we understand the pain and suffering of losing a loved one in a motorcycle accident, and recognise that coming forward to make a claim can be an incredibly difficult process.

Our team will do all they can to secure the compensation you and your family need to begin to move on following such a tragedy, treating your case with the utmost empathy and respect throughout the claims process.

Whenever you’re ready to make a claim on behalf of your loved one, we’ll be here for you.

What if I didn’t get the details of the driver who caused my injuries or they are not insured?

If you’ve been hit by an uninsured driver, or someone who failed to stop following an accident, you may still be able to make a personal injury claim for the injuries you sustained against the Motor Insurers Bureau (MIB). This is an organisation which deals with claims by victims of accidents where either the offending driver cannot be traced, or, if identified, turns out to be uninsured.

Our team has handled many claims through the MIB, including securing a £22,500 damages settlement for a client left with injuries after an uninsured driver clipped the back of his car, causing it to mount the kerb and crash head on into a lamppost.

Our team also secured compensation for a pedestrian injured when struck by a van which drove off after dragging him to the ground as he was waiting to cross the road.

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