Category Archives: Bicycle Accidents

Follow These Traffic Rules When Biking On The Streets Of Pittsburgh

Follow These Traffic Rules When Biking On The Streets Of Pittsburgh

Bicycling is a healthy, fun, and affordable means of transportation and recreational activity, but it also requires riders to share the road with multi-ton vehicles. Because riders only have their clothes and a helmet—if they’re wearing one—to protect them in an accident, they can suffer catastrophic injuries or death. However, you can keep you and […]

How To Prove A Bicycle Injury Was Caused By A Distracted Driver

How To Prove A Bicycle Injury Was Caused By A Distracted Driver

Each year in Pennsylvania, more than 1,000 people are hurt and more than a dozen are killed in accidents involving bicycles and motor vehicles. In fact, 1,298 people were injured and 16 bicyclists died in these accidents in the state in 2016 alone, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Many of these accidents are caused by […]

What To Do After A Bicycle Accident In Pennsylvania

What To Do After A Bicycle Accident In Pennsylvania

Being involved in a collision with a motor vehicle can be extremely unnerving for bicyclists. However, despite the confusing and traumatic nature of the event, it pays to stay calm, cool and collected after an accident. What they do in the moments following a crash can have a long-lasting impact on their ability to recover […]

Don’t Fall For These Common Bicycle Accident Myths

Don't Fall For These Common Bicycle Accident Myths

Being involved in a serious bicycle accident can be physically and financially devastating. To make matters worse, damaging myths about bicyclists, bicycle safety, and bike crash cases abound. Accident victims who fall prey to such myths may inadvertently jeopardize their ability to recover compensation they need and deserve. Don’t let this happen to you. Avoid […]