Bicycle Accident Lawyers
Owning and riding a bicycle is a commonality in the Bay Area. With the growing urban population, the Bay Area traffic is becoming a problem. To avoid traffice, people are using bicycles for their daily commute and exercise. However, cyclists are getting injured in more and more accidents every day. Contact a San Jose bicycle accident attorney to see if you can seek compensation for your accident. If you have been injured in a bicycle accident in the Bay Area, our bike accident lawyers are available to fight for you.
Bike Accident Law:
The attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers solely practice personal injury litigation. Our personal injury attorneys have the knowledge and capability to fight for a bicyclists’ rights when they’ve been injured by the wrong doing and negligence of another. Auto vs. bicycle accidents generally do not end well for the cyclist. It’s the is law-for both the bicyclist and the driver of the car to share the road with each other. Fact is, cyclists face greater danger when on the road with cars. Drivers in cars are protected by thousands of pounds of metal and a seatbelt. A bicyclist is solely protected by their helmet. If you have been injured on a bicycle from a negligent drivers’ mistake, it is your legal right to seek compensation for any injury you’ve incurred.
Bike Accidents in San Jose:
The attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers have years of experience representing injured bicycle accident victims. Many of them have suffered an injury from a driver opening their door directly into the bike lane path causing the cyclist to crash. Many drivers do not pay attention when making left hand turns, and do not yield for the oncoming bicyclists, ultimatley, causing major injuries. Drivers tend to accidentally reverse into bicyclists. Some vehicles have extremely large blind spots and drivers fail to drive with extreme caution in areas where bicyclists’ bike. Distracted driving allots for many of our bicycle accident injured clients.
Accident Lawyer You Can Trust
At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers our bicycle accident attorneys have represented bicycle accident victims who have suffered minor injuries to major injuries. Brusies and open wounds to broken bones and even brain injuries. It is important to seek medical treatment immediately after the accident. Do not speak to any insurance adjusters’ post-accident.
Common Injuries Bicyclists Face:
- Cuts and open wounds
- Muscle and Ligament Tears
- Brain Injuries
- Permanent disabilities
Compensation for Bike Accidents
Harris Personal Injury Lawyers has served coastal California injury victims for over a decade. Our team of attorneys only practice personal injury litigation and have successfully settled over 5,000 cases and recovered over $200 Million for injured victims. Truth is, you should not suffer an injury as a result of some one elses’ negligent act. It is your right as an accident victim to speak to an experienced bike accident lawyer and pursue the financial compensation you may deserve. Depending on circumstances, our bike accident attorneys will help maximize your compensation and help you recover past and future medical bills, pain and suffering, past and future wage loss, property damage, and emotional distress. We will properly examine and evaluate your claim before demanding anything. As an established personal injury law firm in San Jose, we have deep rooted relationships with local doctors and medical professionals. If you cannot afford medical treatment, our team will help facilitate treatment with doctors who work on a lien basis.
Why Hire Harris Personal Injury Lawyers
Our bike accident lawyers are available 24/7 and we offer a free consultation over the phone or in person. If you cannot make it into our office, we can come to you. It is important to know that when hiring our attorneys, we have no upfront or hidden fees. We will fight for your rights!
Managing Attorney, Ryan Harris, has been awarded: The Best Lawyers in America by US NEWS
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