Each year, bicyclists sustain serious injuries in bicycle accidents. Here are some statistics about bicyclists injuries caused by traffic accidents: Every year, more than 500,000 people in the United States are treated in emergency departments because of bicycle related injuries. (Centers for Disease Control CDC) 618 bicyclists were killed in motor vehicle crashes in 2011. […]
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Riding a bicycle on a busy roadway can be dangerous and often leads to bicycle accidents and riders with serious injuries. Some roadways allow motorists to travel 40 – 50 miles per hour, have no breakdown lanes, and little room for a bike rider to ride their bike. Under Massachusetts law, bicycle riders may ride […]
When you are injured in bicycle accident because of someone’s carelessness, you may need the help of an experienced personal injury lawyer. Among the benefits you will receive are: The attorney will process your Personal Injury Protection claim (PIP), usually for no additional fee. Your case will be thoroughly researched and investigated. Your attorney will […]
Accidents seem to be inevitable in parking lots where vehicles travel in all directions and every motorist who parks then becomes a pedestrian. The relatively low speed limits and traffic markings in parking lots mean that accidents will likely occur at slow speeds. While such a fender bender might not result in personal injury to […]
The following statistics show that dog bites and attacks are a major problem in the United States: About 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs each year (Center for Disease Control and Prevention); About 885,000 people require medical attention for dog bite injuries (CDC); In 2006, more than 31,000 people underwent reconstructive surgery because of […]