Bicycle Injuries And Bicycle Accidents In Boca Raton
SHAMY, EL FADEL & MAHONE are your bicycle accident lawyers. Riding a bicycle is a lot of fun, and good for you, but it can be dangerous. If you are injured riding a bicycle you should consult a bicycle accident law firm that is able to get you the compensation you deserve.
A bicycle accident is a serious event and if we are hired to represent your case we will assist bicycle accident reconstruction experts to prove that the driver or other culpable party is at fault. SHAMY, EL FADEL & MAHONE will speak with your doctors and our bicycle accident medical experts to validate your bicycle injury claims to obtain the maximum compensation allowed by law in Florida.
Who Gets Injured In Bicycle Accidents?
- According to the NHTSA, 726 bicyclists died in 2012
- Over 49,000 bicyclists were injured in 2012
- Bicycle accidents and injuries cost the U.S. an estimated 4 billion dollars every year.
- 88 percent of those killed in bicycle accidents were male.
- 69 percent of bicyclist deaths occurred in urban areas
- 30 percent of bicycle injuries occurred between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Top Six Causes of Bicycle Injuries Or Deaths
- 30 percent of bicyclists are hit by a motor vehicle
- 20 percents of bicyclists fall of their bikes
- 15 percent of bicyclists are injured due to roadway/walkway not in good repair
- 15 percent of bicyclists
- 10 percent of bicyclists crash – causes unknown
- 5 percent of bicycle injuries are caused by a dog obstructing the bicyclist.
Consult With A Bicycle Accident Lawyer Immediately
Immediately following an personal injury accident, like a bicycle accident, it is very important to consult with a qualified bicycle accident law firm as soon as possible. If too much time passes before consulting a bicycle injury lawyer, valuable evidence may be lost, witnesses may hide or refuse to cooperate, and the other party’s insurance company may take advantage of you while your in a bad situation.
You never know you have a case until you call SHAMY, EL FADEL & MAHONE. We have been proudly representing Bicycle Injuries in Boca Raton for years. We also serve the areas of Deefield Beach and Delray Beach for Bicycle Injuries.
We offer a free no-obligation consultation to explore your options. Call now 561-939-8042