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Bicycle Accident Lawyers in San Luis Obispo
Defending Those Injured in Bicycle Accidents
If you were injured in a bicycle accident, you will want to know your rights and how to proceed. You may be overwhelmed by the process of dealing with insurance companies, medical bills, and missed work. You may be suffering from physical pain and emotional trauma. You may have a loved one who was killed in the accident and now you are left to grieve. You may be unsure of where to turn.
Call (805) 222-7654 or contact James McKiernan Lawyers online to get started. We serve clients in San Luis Obispo and throughout California's Central Coast.
Bicycle Accident Statistics
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are approximately 743,000 bicycle accidents that occur each year in the United States. Of those accidents, approximately 7,000 people die and approximately 48,000 people are injured.
Bicycle accident statistics show that more than half of all bicycle accidents happen:
- In cities
- To people between the ages of 16 and 25
- Between the hours of 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
- When the driver of a vehicle fails to see the bicyclist
- When the driver of a vehicle turns into the path of the bicyclist
How Our Bicycle Accident Attorneys Can Help
Our team of bicycle accident attorneys at James McKiernan Lawyers can help you with your case. We can help you recover the compensation you need to get the care you need.
We can help with:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of consortium
- Punitive damages
We will investigate the cause of the accident and determine whether it was the driver's fault. If the driver was at fault, we will help you seek compensation for your injuries and losses. We will help you pursue the maximum compensation you are owed.
Types of Bicycle Accidents We Handle
Our bicycle accident attorneys at James McKiernan Lawyers handle all types of bicycle accidents. Our team can represent you if you were injured in a bicycle accident due to a driver's negligence, a defective bicycle part, or a defective bicycle design. We can help you if you were injured while riding your bicycle on a public road, a bike path, or a bike lane. We can help you if you were injured while riding your bicycle on a college campus, in a parking lot, or at a shopping mall.
Call (805) 222-7654 or contact us online to speak with our bicycle accident attorneys in San Luis Obispo.
Over $300,000,000 WON for Clients!
Recent Case Victories
$1.35 Million Dirt Bike Accident
Riding a dirt bike at a friend’s home on acreage, suffered life-threatening injuries when low hanging cable hit the rider in the neck. James McKiernan Law subbed in as new attorneys, found coverage, and settled for policy limits in 4 weeks.
$1.3 Million Car Accident
James McKiernan Lawyers settled our case for the policy limits of $1,000,000 against the driver and got another $300,000 from the passenger’s insurance company for a total settlement of $1,300,000.
$1.3 Million Off Road Vehicle Accident
Riding in the back seat of an off-road vehicle when the driver drove off a forest service road into a canyon resulting in severe injuries. Structured annuity resulting in tax-free payments to the client.