Bicycle Accidents


Bicycle Accident Riding a bicycle is an excellent way to stay fit and enjoy the great outdoors. Unfortunately, it can also be incredibly dangerous. Each year, thousands of cyclists in Newport Beach and across the state of California suffer injuries when they are struck by cars and trucks.

If you were recently injured in a bike accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact the experienced attorneys at Jamal Injury Law P.C. today for a full case evaluation.

Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents in Newport Beach

Between 2007 and 2013, a total of 87,845 Californians suffered injuries in bicycle collisions. The vast majority of those accidents were caused by one (or more) of the following factors:

When cyclists sustain injuries as a result of an accident caused by one of these factors, it’s often possible to recover compensation from the at-fault party. In many cases, the responsible party is another road user. However, it can also be the government or a private transportation company.

Were you injured in a crash that was caused by drunk driving or unsafe turning? If so, please do not hesitate to contact a bicycle accident lawyer at Jamal Injury Law P.C. in Newport Beach. Our team would love to help you fight for the compensation you deserve!

Common Injuries Sustained in Newport Beach Bicycle Crashes

Bicycles do not offer a great deal of protection to their riders. As such, when bicyclists get struck by cars and trucks on the streets of Newport Beach, they often suffer severe injuries.

The most common injuries sustained in bike crashes include:

It is not at all uncommon for cyclists to sustain injuries that leave them with long-term disabilities and prevent them from returning to work.

The experienced bicycle accident lawyers at Jamal Injury Law P.C. in Newport Beach have been helping clients recover compensation for their injuries for years. If you would like to have us fight for you, please reach out today to set up a free, no-obligation consultation.

Compensation in Newport Beach Bike Accident Cases

When calculating the amount of compensation to award to injured cyclists, court consider a wide range of factors, such as:

  • The cost of the person’s medical treatment
  • The expenses associated with the person’s ongoing care needs
  • The amount of time the person missed from work
  • The impact the person’s injury will have on their career
  • The amount of pain and suffering the person endured, and
  • The impact the person’s injury will have on their quality of life

When cyclists die in road accidents, and their family members file wrongful death claims, courts may also consider the following factors when calculating compensation:

  • The extent to which the person supported the family financially
  • The cost of the person’s burial or cremation, and
  • The love and companionship the person provided to their family

Would you like to have an experienced Newport Beach bicycle accident lawyer review your case and assess its value? If so, please contact Jamal Injury Law P.C. today! We understand how the system works, and we would be happy to provide you with an estimate.

A Newport Beach Bicycle Accident Lawyer You Can Rely On

You do not need to deal with the aftermath of your bicycle accident alone. Call Jamal Injury Law P.C. in Newport Beach at 714-907-1021 for help fighting for compensation. Our team has been fighting for the people of California for years, and we would be honored to do the same for you!

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