BICYCLE PEDESTRIANS ACCIDENT
ROTECT YOURSELF AND AVOID PROBLEMS
The U.S. Department of Transportation Adopted a policy of doubling the percentage of trips made by bicycling and walking while simultaneously reducing by 10 percent of the number of bicyclists and pedestrians injured in traffic crashes.
According to the 2012 National Survey on Bicyclist and Pedestrian Attitudes and Behaviors, nearly a third of all injuries are caused when bicyclists are struck by cars.
Common Cause of Injury for Bicyclist
Hit by Car
Rider Error or not paying attention
Roadway and walkway not in good repair
Crashed or Collision
Dog Ran Out
Common Cause of Injury for Pedestrian
Tripped on an uneven or cracked sidewalk
Tripped and Fell
Hit by a Car
Tripped on Stone
Stepped in a Hole
Wildlife or pets Involved
Whether inured by a vehicle or property defect, a pedestrian may recover damages for the injuries suffered if someone else's negligence caused or contributed to the others fro foreseeable risks. To establish negligence in a pedestrian accident, the injured person must prove that the person at fault.
If you or someone you love has been in a pedestrian or bicycle accident and was hurt, please be advised. You only have a set amount of time to bring a claim for you injuries.
Truck, Tractor Accidents
Commercial Vehicle Accidents
Drunk Driver Accidents
Taxi Cab Accidents
Fatal Traffic Accidents
Pedestrian Bicycle Accidents
Wrongful Death Accidents