By law, cyclists are entitled to the same rights and share the same responsibilities as other vehicles on the road. However, there are times when other drivers do not acknowledge cyclists’ rights or recognize their presence. Such negligence toward cyclists can result in serious injuries or death.
Our Bicycle Accident Attorneys in Dallas Can Help
If you or someone you know is involved in a bicycle accident, it is a good idea to retain legal counsel as soon as possible.
Immediately after the wreck, you will likely be approached by the insurance company to make a statement or accept a settlement. Before speaking with an adjuster, talk with a lawyer. A lawyer will advocate for your best interests — while the adjuster will be looking out for the business’ interests.
Sommerman, McCaffity & Quesada, L.L.P. has represented cyclists in a range of claims involving injuries from broken bones to the loss of a loved one in wrongful death. We have tried and settled numerous bicycle accident claims. We are highly knowledgeable of the law and are experienced at negotiating with insurance companies.