Atlanta and Macon Bicycle and Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Hit By A Car While Walking or Riding A Bike?
Bicyclists and pedestrians are especially vulnerable to injury when they are on the road with motorists. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 5,376 pedestrians and 818 bike riders were killed in collisions with motor vehicle drivers in 2015. If you or someone you love has been injured in a bicycle accident, you deserve to be compensated for your losses.
With multiple years of legal experience and a track record of recoveries, Josh Palmer can be trusted to fight for the financial compensation you deserve. Call us today if you need help.
Duty of Care & Driver Negligence
Negligent actions that can cause bicycle accidents include:
Speeding and reckless driving
Failure to follow traffic signs
Failing to use turn signals
Driving under the influence
What To Do If I Am In A Bike Accident?
Gather the insurance and contact information from the other driver
Find any and all witnesses and write down their contact information
Take pictures of the damage to your bicycle and the other vehicle
If police are present, tell them what happened
Seek medical attention, even if your injuries appear to be minor
Contact our aggressive personal injury lawyers at Joshua E Palmer
Hurt in an Accident? Contact Joshua E. Palmer
Our firm can help you determine who is at fault for the accident. We will help you fight for the money you deserve to take care of your medical bills, lost wages, and other damages you may be entitled to.