In California, many of us depend on our bicycles as a means of getting from place to place on a daily basis. Unfortunately, bicycles are no match for automobiles and too often, those on a bicycle can fall victim to an accident involving a car. Bicycle accident injuries often result in broken bones, severe internal injuries and unfortunately even death. Those who are on a bicycle do not have the protection offered by cars such as seat belts, air bags and enclosures that help protect them. Attorneys understand that injuries that are sustained in a bicycle accident can be caused by a number offactors including:
● Negligent repair
● Defective parts
● Failure of town/city to offer a bicycle lane
● Failure to have proper signage
● Improper lighting
● Vehicles driving in bike lanes
Far too many people are injured as a result of these causes and we understand that you want an attorney who will fight for your rights as a bicycle user. If you are involved in a bicycle accident, the police should be contacted immediately. If there is a serious injury police will further investigate the causes of the accident and provide a full report typically within ten days of the accident. If in the unfortunate event a death was involved chances are this investigation w ill take longer. If you’re in need of a accident lawyer please contact a local attorney and have them fight for your rights. We’ll help you identify the responsible parties whether.
Manufacturer of bicycle helmets, retail merchants who may be responsible or the person who caused the accident. If you’re the victim of a bicycle accident in Palmdale, Lancaster, Bakersfield, King County, Vasalia, Hanford, Fresno or anywhere in Central California, you need someone who will defend your rights and get you the compensation that you deserve since the injuries sustained will dramatically change your life. Don’t suffer the long lasting pain and injury that is too often associated with bicycle accidents without exploring your rights under the personal injury law s of the State of California. Call Pacific Attorney Group and let us help you make sure that your rights are protected if you’ve been involved in a bicycle accident.