Bicycle accidents and pedestrian accidents that involve a motor vehicle are some of the most devastating accidents that occur. The reason for this is simple — pedestrians and bicyclists don’t have the extra protection of a vehicle keeping them safe if they are struck. Instead, the vehicle that strikes them makes direct contact with the person. The person can then fall and strike the ground. We have seen the devastating effects of bicycle accidents and pedestrian accidents that are caused by a motor vehicle driver.
When you are involved in an accident with a motor vehicle, determining the cause of the accident is a primary concern. Many accidents that involve a pedestrian or bicyclist and a motor vehicle are caused by the driver of the vehicle failing to yield the right-of-way to the bicyclist or pedestrian when they should have done so.
We can help to investigate your accident to determine what happened. Once we gather the necessary information, we can begin preparing your claim for compensation. You don’t have do the legal leg work while you are trying to heal from your injuries. Instead, we will handle the legal aspects of building and presenting your case so that you can focus on getting better.
There are several aspects of seeking compensation that you might have questions about. You might be curious as to how the process works. You might wonder what types of damages you claim. You might want to know if you can get a settlement instead of dragging the case through the court system. We can help you to get answers to all of these questions.