Most bicycle accidents are caused by motorists that simply do not see the bicyclists when they are in intersections or in the traffic lane. Even though bicycles share the same responsibilities as automobiles, unfortunately they are much easier to hit and result in greater, even catastrophic injuries. Many cycling accidents occur in the bike lane, crosswalks and in the blind spots of other vehicles. If you or any of your loved ones are involved in bike or bicycle accidents in Alabama, our bicycle accident attorneys are here to help. Call now. Call 256-534-3435.
If you have been struck while riding a bike, chances are that you have sustained severe injuries. In the event that you are injured and go to the hospital, be sure to have documentation produced for you that will provide as support for an accident injury claim if you are going to proceed with our lawyers regarding a accident settlement or lawsuit. Always cooperate with law enforcement officials if they request a statement at the scene or hospital and obtain a copy of any police reports. This will assist your lawyer in pursuing payment of your medical expenses and other damages.
Although mandatory helmet laws and the use of other safety equipment such as lights, flashers and proper clothing can reduce the chance of a bike crash, if one does occur, it usually results in significant personal injury. The most common injuries are:
The Huntsville Law Office Of Ferguson and Ferguson is a experienced bicycle accident law firm with a long track record of obtaining for clients the compensation and accountability they deserve. An individual who negligently operates a motor vehicle in Huntsville may be liable for a wide variety of damages that an accident can cause, including but not limited to the following:
If you’ve been injured for any of these reasons, you deserve maximum compensation. Contact our Huntsville and Decatur bicycle accident attorneys to find out what you can recover in your case. When you contact us, it will only take a few minutes of your time to find out if you have a case, and can result in tens of thousands of dollars in compensation for you or your loved ones. Being injured in a bike accident can take a lot out of your physical and emotional health, you need to hire an attorney who understands what you’ve been through and can recover fair compensation to put you back into the position you were before the accident. You have enough on your mind after a bicycle accident, the last thing you need to worry about is paying your hospital bills and recovering lost wages. Call now. Call 256-534-3435 or 256-350-7200. We are here to help.
Huntsville Office Location:
303 Williams Avenue SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
Decatur Office Location:
401 Lee Street, Suite 607A
Decatur, AL 35601
Our bicycle accident attorneys serve every city and county in the State of Alabama.