A person on a bicycle has no defense against a negligently operated motor vehicle. Accidents caused by motorists in crosswalks and bike lanes injure, maim, and kill cyclists every day in the U.S.
At Pasternack Injury Law Group in San Diego, our skillful personal injury attorneys and exceptional support staff are powerless to change those bike accident statistics. What we can accomplish, however, and do accomplish every day, is getting justice for bicycle riders who are seriously injured in car and truck accidents and families whose relatives have lost their lives in those very same accidents.
This commitment to protecting your rights began 35 years ago when Barry Pasternack started his personal injury law practice. It is just as strong today as Mr. Pasternack’s record of positive results attests.
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Understanding Bicycle Accidents in San Diego
Bicycle accidents can happen in San Diego, and they can be devastating. There are many reasons why these accidents occur, including distracted driving, speeding, and other acts of negligence.
When these accidents occur, people who ride bikes can sustain serious injuries. Bikes don’t have the protection that cars do, so it’s important to be careful. A bicycle accident lawyer can help you if you’ve been in a bicycle accident caused by another’s negligence. They can help you seek compensation for your damages while you focus on recovery.
The Role of a San Diego Bicycle Accident Lawyer
A San Diego bicycle accident lawyer serves as a knowledgeable advocate when you’ve experienced a bike accident. They possess a deep understanding of accident laws and regulations and can provide clear explanations. These attorneys assist those who have sustained injuries from bike accidents. They communicate with insurance companies and are prepared to represent you in legal proceedings, including court appearances. A bicycle accident attorney can assist you in seeking compensation for medical expenses and other necessary costs. A San Diego personal injury lawyer is dedicated to safeguarding your legal rights and guiding you through the complexities following an accident.
Why You Need Legal Representation
Legal representation becomes indispensable when grappling with a bicycle accident. Such incidents can be intricate, demanding the experience of professionals who understand how a personal injury claim works. A bicycle accident lawyer is equipped with the knowledge to navigate the legal process, ensuring that your rights are safeguarded. These attorneys have the skills to negotiate with insurance companies, ensuring you receive fair compensation for your ordeal. In the event of a dispute, they can adeptly represent your case in court. Should you or a loved one be injured due to someone else’s negligence, enlisting the services of a bicycle accident attorney can make a significant difference in securing your rightful compensation.
The Serious Nature of Bicycle Accidents
Bicycle riders’ physical exposure to danger in traffic often translates to severe injuries such as coma, paralysis, broken bones, amputation, traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), scarring and disfigurement, and spinal cord injuries. These conditions are life-changing and sometimes permanent. Barry Pasternack figures every detail, every penny (into the losses you sustain, plus pain and suffering) when attempting to talk sense to insurance companies representing careless drivers who cause accidents.
The Pasternack Approach to Safeguarding Your Interests
As your lawyer, Barry Pasternack applies his vast knowledge of California injury law to know how your accident happened and the sacrifices you have endured. Among his major goals are securing the health care you need, recovering losses for lost income and a replaced bicycle, and pinpointing the negligent party so that negotiations and litigation, if needed, can proceed.
Learn more about the many ways we can be of service. Contact us to schedule your free initial consultation.