When motorists don’t pay proper attention to bicyclists
Bicycling has become very popular in Kentucky for many reasons; it is good exercise, fun for the family and an economic way to get around. Unfortunately, if a motorist doesn’t pay proper attention to a bicyclist, accidents can happen. When a car, truck or bus hits a bicyclist the bicyclist may be seriously injured.
Call Rick at once with questions about your bicycling injury.
People who operate automobiles must exercise reasonable care and failure to use reasonable care is considered negligence. A person who negligently operates a vehicle may be required to pay for any damages caused by his/her negligence. Call Rick at once if you or someone close to you has been injured, seriously hurt or died as a result of an automobile accident. We will then act immediately to investigate your case and see if we can help.
Insurance companies contend the bicyclist was at fault
Bicycle accidents are painful and emotional injuries since the cyclist oftentimes has a fear of returning to riding. Insurance companies defending the motorist oftentimes take the stance that the bicyclist was at fault. It is imperative to gather the information as soon as possible to document the accident scene and establish liability of the motorist.
We work with you to get you the best possible recovery.
If you, a family member or friend have been in a bicycle accident you should seek medical attention immediately, call the police and file a report and take photos of the scene and injuries. Once negligence is established you are entitled to compensation for wage loss, medical bills and pain and suffering for your injuries. We assist you in gathering information, taking photos and discussing facts to fully analyze your case. We work to get you the best possible recovery.