New York Bicycle Accident Attorney

Bicycle Accidents Lawyer

In New York State, there were over 5,500 accidents involving a bicycle in 2007 alone. Approximately 35% were children and young teens under the age of 16. Many of these accidents result in serious injuries and death. If you or a loved one was involved in a bike accident, you need an experienced New York bicycle accident attorney. The law offices of Fitzgerald and Fitzgerald are prepared to handle your case. We understand the difficulties faced by bicyclists seeking compensation for their injuries.

Our team of New York bicycle accident lawyers carries years of experience achieving the highest award possible for our clients. We carefully investigate all aspects of the accident, work together with skilled accident reconstructionists, and prepare a strong case for trial.

Please protect yourself from being involved in a vehicle accident on a bicycle. Always wear a helmet, obey traffic laws and follow basic safety protocol. Bikes are considered vehicles in New York and are required to follow the New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law. Failure to follow the laws of the road can result in citations or a serious bike accident leading to an injury. Common injuries involved in bicycle crashes include:

Motorists are required to operate with a reasonable amount of care while sharing the roadways with pedestrians and bicyclists. If the driver of an automobile negligently hits a bicycle he or she may be liable for damages. Bicyclists involved in accidents may be entitled to compensation for their injuries, medical expenses, rehab costs, lost income, and pain and suffering. Only a skilled New York accident attorney will be able to negotiate the reward you rightfully deserve.

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To learn how we can help, please contact the Law Offices of Fitzgerald and Fitzgerald and speak with one of our New York bicycle accident attorneys.