Andrew Dalton

Crash, Bang, Wallet!

Crash, Bang, Wallet!

01 Apr 2021

An accident might not just hurt you physically, but financially too.

The law and bad helmet practise

The law and bad helmet practise

04 Mar 2021

The only item of safety apparel you are obliged to use while riding is a helmet. Where the law gets involved is when helmets come off in an accident and the rider has a head, face, or brain injury.

When the onus is on you, best avoid the 'net

When the onus is on you, best avoid the ‘net

25 Feb 2021

As the Government relentlessly moves up the value of claims and legal disputes which the citizen is deemed to be able to deal with himself absent of any legal advice, where does the citizen turn for legal advice when against an insurer, the manufacture or a retailer?

Enduro Bike Warranties

Enduro Bike Warranties

18 Feb 2021

ABRs legal expert Andrew Dalton explains why motorcycle dealers may ask you to accept a 30-day warranty on a new trail bike – and what it means for your consumer rights.

To ride or not to ride in a lockdown? The legal position...

To ride or not to ride in a lockdown? The legal position…

16 Feb 2021

What are we to make of the muddle of riding a motorcycle in lockdown? My view is based as an English practitioner and concerning English Law.

Pain in the arse

Pain in the arse

14 Jan 2021

Crashing is one thing, but getting hit by an unobservant road user is something else.

Hit the rear? Read this here...

Hit the rear? Read this here…

07 Jan 2021

I was riding in a long queue behind what I eventually discovered to be a car being driven very badly.

Motorcycle accident on camera

Motorcycle accident on camera

10 Dec 2020

I was involved in a fairly minor off when a driver failed to give way. Speed has been alleged against me. I have an action camera which shows I was not speeding.

Hit & Run

Hit & Run

03 Dec 2020

There are those without morals who’ll knock your parked bike over and do a runner, but they’re not always guaranteed to get away with it.

Bike blocked in by neighbour's car

Bike blocked in by neighbour’s car

26 Nov 2020

I park my bike in my back garden, to which I get access through what I call a ‘snicket’; a shared passage between two terraced houses which I have shared for years with my elderly widowed neighbour.

Animals on the Trail

Animals on the Trail

19 Nov 2020

After an ABR reader hits a dog while riding, Andrew Dalton explains why his insurance company should not pay out

Will riding my motorcycle or driving my car in lockdown invalidate my insurance?

Will riding my motorcycle or driving my car in lockdown invalidate my insurance?

13 Nov 2020

No. I do not practice in Scotland or Northern Ireland and the law in those jurisdictions is different so I limit what I say to England and Wales.

Sideswipe motorcycle accidents

Sideswipe motorcycle accidents

05 Nov 2020

The absent-minded sideswipe of a motorcyclist overtaking a slow-moving car is among the most frequent of accidents we deal with.

Insurance: and the bad news is

Insurance: and the bad news is

29 Oct 2020

In these days of comparison websites and superficially internet savvy consumers I have noticed a very unpleasant pattern in comprehensive insurance claims, and you, as a wise Bike reader need to tread carefully…

Rough Roads

Rough Roads

22 Oct 2020

We all hope the roads we ride are safe and sound for our two-wheeled escapades, but what happens if you crash on a surface you consider sub-standard?

Will my son lose his licence?

Will my son lose his licence?

15 Oct 2020

My son, who has not long gained his A2 licence, was pulled over for speeding by the police, at 38mph in a 30mph zone.

Cancelled Biking Holiday

Cancelled Biking Holiday

24 Sep 2020

If you had a biking holiday planned in Europe, or indeed anywhere else in 2020 but you find yourself stranded at home, can you demand refunds for deposits paid or tickets booked?

Can I claim for increased premiums?

Can I claim for increased premiums?

06 Aug 2020

I have been involved in two no—fault collisions, both rear-enders and there was absolutely nothing I could do about either of them.

Contact Us

Call us on 0800 783 6191 to speak in to a member of our team, complete our contact form or email us on mail@whitedalton.co.uk and we'll call you back. Office hours are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

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...

High standard

High standard throughout

RK

You are better

Sergiu

Constant professional service throughout my claim.

Very pleased with the final outcome. Glad to have dealt with such a professional firm. Thank you for your excellent service. Positive outcome from a negative Read more...

WS

Contact Us

Call us to speak in to a member of our team. Or fill out our contact form and we'll ring you back. 0800 783 6191

0800 783 6191

Our phone lines are open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

We Ride, We Know...

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.