Outdoor cycling can be a great activity as well as exercise. Each year thousands of cyclists within the state of Florida become injured. Often drivers not exercising cautious driving causes temporary or permanent injuries. Common injuries from bicycle accidents include:
- Back Injuries
- Brain injuries
- Fractured bones
- Head Injuries
- Neck Injuries
- Nerve damage
Distracted drivers are a common cause of the numerous bicycle accidents occurring in Florida. Bicyclists observing all the laws and proposed safety precautions become sudden victims. If you or your loved one were injured while cycling by the fault of another driver you may qualify for compensation. The Law Offices of Lucas & Magazine always offers free consultations and are here to discuss your Florida bicycle injury.
What can a Florida bicycle accident lawyer help with?
Our skilled personal injury team can help you navigate the injury process and seek compensation for your pain and suffering, and to help resolve your medical expenses. Our experienced team will communicate with the insurance companies and your medical providers. We’ll take care of the paperwork and legal filings for your case, while carefully adhering to legal statutes and deadlines. At the Law Offices of Lucas & Magazine we have a full trial team, although your case may not go to trial, we prepare each case as if it may. We prepare evidence you may need should your case go to before a jury. Our skilled settlement team will negotiate your settlement. During this process we allow you to save your time, money and effort better applied at recovering.
Who is at fault for a bicycle accident in Florida?
In any legal matter the at-fault party is the negligent party, who caused/created the injured claimant pain (injuries). For each case proof of negligence or carelessness needs to be established when filing a claim. Our skilled attorneys are always mindful of Florida laws, including Florida bicycle laws for injury matters.