“Share the road.” This simple rule has become vital to follow as biking gains popularity due to its environmental friendliness. Unfortunately, some motorists continue to ignore it. As a result, bike accidents are a fact of urban life. If you’ve had the misfortune of being in a bike accident, you need an experienced bike accident attorney on your side. You need someone to identify whether negligence caused your accident. And if it did, you want the responsible party brought to justice. You need Littman & Babiarz.
When a person on a bike traveling upwards of 15 miles per hour hits a car moving at regular speed, the consequences for the cyclist are often dire. Broken bones are prevalent. Spinal injuries are rare, but they occur. In 2019, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 843 people nationwide died in bike accidents. The bottom line is that streets can be hazardous for cyclists.
If a bike accident happens, you need to protect your legal rights by aligning with a bike accident attorney well-versed in the rules of the road. Littman and Babiarz have a wealth of experience on this front. Let our accident reconstruction team, network of doctors, and trusted contacts in the insurance industry start working to secure the best outcome for you today.
Questions a Bike Accident Attorney Might Ask
To better understand your case, be prepared to answer questions like these before contacting a bike accident attorney…
- Did someone in a parked car open a door in your path?
- Did a pothole or other obstruction in the road cause you to fall off your bike?
- Did a motorist making a turn cut you off by hitting you in the bike lane?
An Experienced Bike Accident Attorney is Ready to help
The bike accident attorneys at Littman & Babiarz have fought for the rights of bike accident victims in central New York for over 30 years. We have offices in Auburn and Ithaca NY. We also support clients in Lansing, Watkins Glen, Owego, Elmira, and surrounding Tomkins County, Seneca County, Cayuga County, Cortland County, Schuyler County, Chemung County, Tioga County, Yates County, Onondaga County, and Broome County communities.
To receive a free consultation, contact us online or call us at 607-366-5918. You need an experienced bike accident attorney at Littman & Babiarz on your side to win back you what’s rightfully yours. Contact us today.