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-Posted On March 15, 2024 In Bicycle Accidents-

What Are the Most Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents?

San Francisco has a reputation for being a bike-friendly city, thanks to its extensive network of dedicated bike lanes and eco-conscious culture. Despite these advantages, riding a bike in the city carries significant risks. Every year, cyclists suffer serious and sometimes fatal injuries in collisions with motor vehicle drivers.  The mix of steep hills, busy intersections, and shared roads creates a challenging environment for cyclists. Cyclists and drivers alike need to take preventive measures to avoid potentially deadly collisions, enhancing safety for everyone on the road. #1: Dooring Accidents Dooring accidents are alarmingly common in urban environments like San…
-Posted On April 19, 2023 In Bicycle Accidents,Rideshare Accidents-

San Francisco Bay Area Bicycle Accidents with Uber and Lyft Drivers

Ride-sharing services, such as Uber and Lyft, have become increasingly popular in recent years, providing a convenient and affordable transportation option for millions of people worldwide. However, I believe, in San Francisco, the rise in ride-sharing services has also led to an increase in San Francisco bicycle accidents. Ride-share drivers, often rushing to pick up or drop off passengers, and often distracted by the apps that they must use for both Uber and Lyft, put bicyclists increasingly at risk when these ride share drivers negligently fail to notice bicycle riders on the road. The more functions a driver has to…
-Posted On February 7, 2023 In Bicycle Accidents-

Are Bicycle Accidents Covered by Insurance?

Bicycles are an incredibly popular form of transportation in California. As more people turn to bicycles for transportation and recreation, however, the risk of bicycle accidents also increases. These collisions can result in serious injuries, financial hardship, and emotional distress. In these situations, many victims wonder if they have the right to pursue compensation through a car insurance claim. Under California’s insurance system, the answer is yes: victims of bicycle collisions have the right to pursue insurance claims. However, these claims can be highly complex, which is why it is important to consult with a San Francisco bicycle accident lawyer
-Posted On November 28, 2022 In Bicycle Accidents-

Who’s Liable in Bicycle Accidents Caused by Poor Road Conditions?

In San Francisco, cyclists face a lot of hazards. Negligent drivers, dangerous dogs, and even poor weather can contribute to a sudden injury or accident. In some cases, poor road conditions may also lead to a bicycle collision. From loose gravel and poorly designed roads to potholes and debris from recent storms, cyclists can easily lose control when encountering dangerous roads. If you were injured in a bicycle accident caused by poor road conditions, you may be eligible for legal action. In this situation, the government agency responsible for maintaining the road would be responsible for paying for the injuries…
-Posted On April 18, 2022 In Bicycle Accidents-

Is It Illegal to Ride a Bike on a Sidewalk in California?

When riding a bike, you want to ensure that you are taking the safest routes possible and following all applicable traffic rules. California has strict rules that govern the activity of cyclists and will levy penalties against people who break the law. Many of these laws involve where cyclists are allowed to ride. In California, bicyclists are considered vehicles and have the same right to the road as motor vehicles. Cyclists can legally ride on roads and sidewalks, as long as local regulations allow the practice. California Bicycle Laws According to the California Vehicle Code, cyclists can ride their…
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