There are plenty of bicycle enthusiasts in and around San Francisco. The last thing that any cyclist should have to worry about is that they will be involved in an accident caused by a faulty bicycle or faulty bicycle part. Unfortunately, defective bicycles regularly cause severe injuries for riders. At Choulos, Choulos & Wyle, our San Francisco bicycle product liability attorneys are ready to help secure compensation if you or a loved one are harmed.
After sustaining an injury caused by a defective bicycle, you need an attorney with extensive experience handling these incidents by your side. Choulos, Choulos & Wyle is your choice.
Unfortunately, most victims of defective bicycle accident cases do not have the resources necessary to go up against major companies or manufacturers. A skilled SF bicycle accident attorney will have the legal experience and resources necessary to:
According to data from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), faulty products cause thousands of injuries and deaths each year in the country. In many cases, these faulty products are bicycles or bicycle parts.
Bicycles or individual parts can become defective in a variety of ways, including:
There are multiple parties that could be liable in the event a defective bicycle or bicycle part causes injuries. The company that manufacturers the bicycle could be liable, as could the dozens of suppliers that provide the parts that go into making the bicycle. In some cases, a third-party company that alters and sells the bicycle may also be responsible for any injuries or damages that occur.
There are various types of compensation available for victims of accidents caused by defective bicycles or bicycle parts. While the total amount of compensation that a victim is awarded will vary depending on the specifics of each particular case, the team at Choulos, Choulos & Wyle regularly helps clients obtain the following:
When you need a San Francisco bicycle product liability attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here, calling us at (415) 432-7290 or (877) 702-7800.