Cycle enthusiasts may have many motivations to take their bikes out on to Dallas road ways. It is a great way to get exercise and can be an appealing to someone with a shorter commute. Additionally, not having to pay for gas and lower costs of maintenance make bicycles an attractive alternative to cars.
However, bikes do not offer as much protection as cars when an accident occurs. In Texas, there were 12,789 bicycle crashes and 297 fatalities in from 2007 to 2012, according to sharetheroadtexas.org. Even when precaution and safety equipment is used, a cyclist can become gravely injured or killed by an inattentive driver.
Being injured in an accident of any sort is frightening, but being hit by a car while riding your bike can be especially traumatic. If you are riding your bike and you are hit by a car or other vehicle,…
If you lose a loved one or become injured in a bike collision accident, you need an attorney who is going to fight for your best interests. Our skilled attorneys have years of experience in Dallas courts and understand that the responsible party needs to be held accountable. Review our resources and give us a call today for a free consultation.