We know that there are few things as relaxing as riding a bicycle. From the time most of us are young, we learn to pedal and ride off towards freedom. However, there are also plenty of risks that can cause bike riders harm when they head out.
Whether you ride for leisure and exercise or use your bicycle as a regular mode of transportation, you cannot predict other people’s actions. When you need a Miami Gardens bicycle accident attorney, you can count on Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates to work diligently to secure the compensation you deserve.
Bicycle crashes often lead to serious injuries for the cyclist. Even when a cyclist is wearing a helmet, they cannot match the force of a motor vehicle slamming into them. We should also note that bicycle accident victims usually suffer from two impacts – one with a vehicle and another with the ground, both of which cause injuries. It is not uncommon for us to see the following injuries in bicycle crash victims:
These often incapacitating injuries can lead to incredible costs for a victim and their family. Not only are there doing to be immediate medical costs to deal with, but there will also be other hidden accident costs that insurance companies often fail to take into account when making settlements. This can include:
We know that there were over 6,600 bicycle accidents in Florida during the latest reporting year. Out of those, there were:
Bicycle crashes have many of the same causes as regular vehicle crashes, but the results are more dangerous for the victims. Some of the main causes of concern are:
All too often, bicycle crashes happen at places where the cyclist has the right-of-way. This includes on bike paths and when they are legally using the roadway. Intersections and crosswalks are also dangerous for cyclists, as drivers often disregard lights and cruise through.
Even at slower speeds, bicycle crashes can cause injuries and fatalities.
You and your family should not be left wondering how to pay for accident-related expenses when another person causes you harm. Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates wants to make sure that you are taken care of. When you call us for help, our team will work tirelessly to ensure you have compensation for the following:
When you need a Miami Gardens bicycle accident attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation by clicking here or calling 305-831-4333. Let us be your advocate with insurance companies so you can focus on healing and being with your family.