Bicycle riders already know that people who drive cars and trucks often do not pay enough attention to their surroundings and do not look for bicyclists before making driving moves that can imperil their lives. In 2012, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), about 49,000 bicyclists were injured in traffic crashes in the United States. 726 were killed.
Common causes of bicycle accidents include:
Unsafe road conditions
Crashing into dogs
Colliding with pedestrians or runners on bike paths
Crashing into negligent cyclists
Whether you have years of cycling experience or only ride a bike occasionally, an accident can happen to anyone and may leave serious injuries. Let us help you determine liability in your accident and face the responsible insurance company so that you can spend more time resting and recovering.