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A Look At The Importance Of Motorcycle Helmets

by John Sherrod

Brain injury lawyers serving Douglasville often work with clients who have suffered severe brain damage in a motorcycle crash because they weren’t wearing a proper helmet. Wearing a certified motorcycle helmet can make all the difference between dying from the crash, and surviving and collecting compensation with the help of a motorcycle accident lawyer. Not only do motorcycle helmets drastically reduce your risk of wrongful death, they can prevent you from suffering permanent brain damage.

You can learn more about the importance of motorcycle helmets by watching this video. As your motorcycle accident lawyer may advise you, it’s important to use a helmet that has the DOT label, which means it’s been tested and approved. The expert in this video also explains the four critical components of a proper motorcycle helmet that will protect your brain in the event of a crash.


John W. Sherrod is a Founding Partner of Sherrod & Bernard, P.C., who has represented injury victims and their families in Georgia for more than 30 years. A native of Marietta, Georgia, John graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia in 1984 and graduated from Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law at the top of his class in 1987. In addition to his law practice, John is a frequent speaker at trial lawyer functions and an active member of several professional organizations, including the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and Southern Trial Lawyers Association.