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Bicycle Accidents

Who Is Liable for Bicycle Injuries?

Depending on the circumstances, there are many possible individuals who could be held liable in a bicycle accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), biker accidents per year break down as follows: 30% were hit by a car. 17% fell while biking. 13% had an accident due to poor roadway conditions. 13% were classified as “rider error.”…

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What Causes Bicycle Accidents?

In recent years, cycling has become more popular. Not only does cycling offer health and fitness benefits, but many people are turning towards cycling to reduce their carbon footprint. Additionally, many cities are working to make their roadways more cyclist-friendly. However, with this increase in popularity, there has also been an increase in bicycle accidents. Some of the most common…

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Surprising Bicycle Safety Statistics

During the months of summer, bicycle-related fatalities increase, which is why you should learn about important injury-prevention strategies before you attempt to go for your next bike ride. Bicycling is an excellent way for adults and children to stay active and healthy, but unfortunately, bicyclists are vulnerable to serious injuries during an accident because they don’t have the same level…

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