Bicycle riding can be a great way to exercise, spend time with loved ones, relax, as well as enjoying the great outdoors. Unfortunately sharing the roads with motorist can be very dangerous. In a recent study conducted by the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) over 48,000 bicyclist were injured in traffic accidents last year. The same study concluded that 743 cyclist were killed as a result of an accident they with an automobile.
Many of these accidents are a result of the motorist failing to use caution when operating their vehicle. If you are involved in an accident with a motor vehicle the odds are very high that you will be severely injured. After you seek the necessary medical treatment, it would be wise to consult with a Plantation personal injury lawyer that specializes in protecting the rights of cyclist. As an avid cyclist I understand the laws that govern our roadways along with the obligations of drivers and cyclist. Call our office today to set up a free consultation.
Personal Injury Lawyer Plantation
1250 S Pine Island Rd #200
Plantation, FL 33324