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Recovering Financial Compensation After a New York Bicycle Accident Injury

Cycling is a staple of New York City, and cities everywhere, for that matter. Cycling is cost-effective, great exercise, and can even be good fun. However, riding a bicycle can also be very dangerous. If you have been injured in a bicycle accident, you are most likely now seeking financial compensation to help cover the [...]

2019-10-31T14:23:01+00:00 October 31st, 2019|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on Recovering Financial Compensation After a New York Bicycle Accident Injury

Why Are More Women Bicyclists Dying in New York City?

Statistically speaking, commuting by bicycle is a predominantly male activity. In New York City, for example, just a quarter of the bike-share members who specified their gender in June 2019 were female. This was actually a 3-percentage-point increase from four years ago. Unfortunately, as more women take to the roads on two wheels, the number [...]

2019-10-07T11:07:13+00:00 October 7th, 2019|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on Why Are More Women Bicyclists Dying in New York City?

How to Recover Compensation Following a Bicycle Accident in New York

Whether you enjoy riding your bicycle for fun in the suburbs or use it as your primary means of transportation in the city, bicyclists are everywhere in New York. Bicycles are free to ride, you can enjoy a nice cool breeze, and cycling is a downright healthy activity, so it is no secret why people [...]

2019-07-19T15:45:56+00:00 July 24th, 2019|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on How to Recover Compensation Following a Bicycle Accident in New York

FAQs About Bicycle Accident Wrongful Death Claims in New York

Riding a bike is a healthy and convenient way to skirt New York City traffic, but it still poses certain risks. Because of these dangers, which include serious injury and even death, the state of New York has implemented laws to protect cyclists.   For example, all bicyclists who are younger than 14 years old [...]

2018-05-29T11:30:22+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on FAQs About Bicycle Accident Wrongful Death Claims in New York

NYC Bicycle Accidents

In New York City, many individuals rely on their bicycles to get around. Of course, bicycles in New York City are primarily sharing the roads with cars, trucks, and taxis, which puts the bicyclists at high risk for being hit by a motor vehicle. Bicycle accidents are very serious and often result in fatalities. 94 [...]

2018-05-17T07:12:08+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on NYC Bicycle Accidents

No Fault for Bicyclists in NYC

As the weather finally warms up after what seems like the longest winter ever, many New Yorkers are hitting the streets on a bicycle to get around. As convenient as bicycles are in New York City, they also pose a significant risk because bicyclists and motor vehicle drivers often share the roads. The risk can [...]

2018-03-28T13:59:04+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on No Fault for Bicyclists in NYC

Manhattan to Add New Bike Lanes

The number of New Yorkers that rely on bicycles to get around the city has been on the rise in recent years as the congested gridlock gets worse. Despite the fact that the number of pedestrian accidents in New York City has decreased over the last year, the number of serious accidents involving bicyclists has [...]

2018-01-19T10:23:59+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Bicycle Accidents, Blog|Comments Off on Manhattan to Add New Bike Lanes

New York City Bicycle Accidents

A bicyclist was killed when a sanitation truck struck and killed him in Brooklyn on Saturday. The NYPD responded to a call around 12:30 a.m. of a collision on Franklin and Noble streets in the Greenpoint section of the borough. Police say they found a 27-year-old bicyclist unresponsive on the street with severe trauma all [...]

2017-07-24T08:41:09+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Bicycle Accidents|Comments Off on New York City Bicycle Accidents