Injured In A Bike Accident? We Are Here To Help.
As biking becomes more and more popular as a means of transportation and exercise, the number of bicycle accidents has soared. Even with dedicated bike lanes and other accommodations to make biking safer, bicyclists face many dangers on the road.
At the law firm of Walborsky & Bradley, PLLC, we represent people who have been injured in bike accidents in Panama City and throughout the surrounding areas. To learn about your options after a serious bike-related accident, please complete our online contact form.
Help For Bicyclists Injured By Negligent Drivers In Florida
Drivers have a responsibility to drive in a manner that does not put bicyclists in harm’s way. Unfortunately, drivers engage in all types of dangerous behavior that threatens the safety of bicyclists:
- Texting while driving
- Talking on a cellphone
- Drinking and driving
- Driving under influence of drugs
- Failing to look before turning
- Failing to give bicyclist enough space
- Failing to yield
- Running a red light
- Breaking traffic laws
Another common cause of bicycle accidents is unsafe roadways. When roads and highways are not properly maintained, bicycle riders face an increased risk of being injured.
Our attorneys can help you with the aftermath of a serious bicycle-car collision. After a serious injury has occurred, the life of the victim and those close to him or her will change. We can help you seek the compensation necessary to deal with the financial aspects of the accident, to cover the cost of medical bills, rehabilitation, lost wages and much more. This can help your family adjust to your changed life.