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The MB legal column is compiled by managing partner Andrew ‘Chef’ Prendergast and his bike-riding barristers and solicitors at White Dalton Motorcycle Solicitors.

The firm deals with personal injury claims and its sister company, Motor Defence Solicitors, deals with all the motoring offences.

White Dalton lawyers have a vast knowledge of bike law, and they have full bike licences, too. They don’t act for insurance companies or the prosecution. White Dalton is Britain’s premier specialist motorcycle law practice, and if its professionals don’t know the answer to your question, there probably isn’t one. Don’t rely on the advice from your insuranceappointed solicitor, get proper independent advice.

How a pillion affects your insurance premium

How a pillion affects your insurance premium

16 May 2024

My insurance is up for renewal. I am properly paranoid as I don’t trust them as far as I can throw them after they refused to pay out for a claim years ago when my old FZR600 got nicked.

A rainy motorway filtering fiasco

A rainy motorway filtering fiasco

02 May 2024

I had my missus on the back and was heading down the motorway on my Ducati Multistrada 1200 S. It is a big old red bike so there is absolutely no reason for someone not to see me.

Brake Checked

Brake Checked

18 Apr 2024

Am I piddling into the wind with this one? I have gone to work in Manchester city centre pretty much every day for the last few years on my trusted Honda NC750X.

Surf's up

Surf’s up

04 Apr 2024

I was taking my bike in for a service. On the way I ended up behind a VW campervan which appeared to have everything including the kitchen sink inside it, and two surfboards tied on top (subsequently I found out they were heading on a camping/surfing trip).

Disability and Accident Compensation Dilemma

Disability and Accident Compensation Dilemma

15 Feb 2024

My wife has always hankered after a motorbike after riding pillion on an old flame’s bike back in the day.

Biker Club's Costly GoPro Fiasco

Biker Club’s Costly GoPro Fiasco

08 Feb 2024

Despite living in a tiny village, we have a huge concentration of bikers. We started a club about 15 years ago and we’ve got around 15-20 ‘oldies’ and about 10 ‘young ‘uns’.

Crash, Chips, and a Faulty Fix

Crash, Chips, and a Faulty Fix

11 Jan 2024

I have an old Honda Gold Wing GL1500 that I have owned for the past 20-odd years. It is a big old bus, but I love it and do all the work on it myself, predominantly because I don’t trust anyone else.

Seeking Answers on the Road

Seeking Answers on the Road

28 Dec 2023

I have been left in a right pickle and I really don’t know which way to turn.

Spanish Speeding Surprise

Spanish Speeding Surprise

14 Dec 2023

I’m a police officer and have been in the job for nearly 10 years.

From Biking Bliss to Icy Abyss

From Biking Bliss to Icy Abyss

07 Dec 2023

I am an all-year-round biker for the simple fact I don’t have a car licence and I love riding bikes.

Spokes of Contention

Spokes of Contention

02 Nov 2023

I run my own company (a limited company) and feel very annoyed with the situation I am now facing.

The Classified Conundrum

The Classified Conundrum

I am not exactly James Bond but what I can say is I work for the Government.

Dipstick brother

Dipstick brother

26 Oct 2023

My brother isn’t a bad man. However, it is fair to say he’s a trouble magnet and ever since we were kids his problems inevitably became my problems.

TikTok Calamity

TikTok Calamity

19 Oct 2023

I was riding through my village when suddenly this young lad bolted out in front of me off the pavement.

Using a vehicle in contravention of a SORN

Using a vehicle in contravention of a SORN

24 Aug 2023

We are very fortunate and both I and my partner have a bike each in the garage (we bought matching MT-09s a few years ago).

Snowed under

Snowed under

17 Aug 2023

I am an all-year-round biker doing about 40,000 miles a year whether it be rain, sunshine or snow. To be blunt, I do not have a choice because I do not have a car, so the bike is it.

Clutched claim

Clutched claim

27 Apr 2023

Over the last couple of years my mates have all started heading away from sports bikes and down the green lane riding route.

Author of your own misfortune

Author of your own misfortune

20 Apr 2023

I work at delicatessen in south London. I’ve been there about a year or so and always park my Triumph Daytona 675 outside the shop window so I can keep an eye on it. You can’t be too careful nowadays.

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Client Feedback

White Dalton have handled 1000's of motorcycle accident cases over the years. Here is some feedback from some of our recent clients...

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Excellent!

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White Dalton Motorcycle Solicitors are Britain’s most specialist motorbike accident compensation claims solicitors, dealing with all legal aspects of motorcycle accident compensation claims.

Every one of our motorbike solicitors rides and we have total motorbike experience. We have years of experience in successfully gaining compensation for motorcyclists injured on the road.