Bicycle accidents are on the rise as more people opt to skip the traffic and commute by bike. It is a convenient, healthy, and inexpensive way to travel, but if a cyclist is involved in an accident, the injuries can be devastating and costly.
Some drivers don’t respect a cyclist’s right to share the road, and since bicycles are much smaller than your standard vehicle, drivers may not notice them. Conversely, some bicyclists do not realize they are required to obey the same traffic laws as drivers.
It is critical to know your rights. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a bicycle accident, the bicycle accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm can help. Call us or contact us for a free case evaluation.
Bike accidents are on the rise in almost every state, despite being 100% preventable. Here are some of the most recent statistics:
An accident can happen anywhere, anytime, but the most bicycle accidents can be traced back to an inattentive driver:
Bike riders should practice defensive driving — even though they’re not behind the wheel of a motor vehicle. The best way to avoid a potential accident is to be aware of your surroundings and avoid inattentive drivers.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a bicycle crash, contact an experienced lawyer at The Barnes Firm for a free consultation.
Getting our clients the best results possible.
or call us at(800) 800-0000
We are always available to discuss your case. Give us a call at (800) 800-0000.
Fill out our form and we will contact you shortly to discuss your case
Our attorneys will come to your home, office or hospital at your convenience.
We are available anytime, including after hours and