Riding a bicycle, whether you are an adult or a child, should be a fun exercise. Unfortunately, the careless or negligent actions of other drivers in the Surprise, Arizona area often lead to major bicycle accident injuries. At Gerber Injury Law, we help clients recover maximum compensation for crashes caused by the negligence of others. Our Surprise bicycle accident attorneys have the resources necessary to investigate every aspect of these claims in order to determine liability. Let us get to work on your behalf immediately.
Why Choose Gerber Injury Law for a Surprise Bicycle Accident Claim?
- Attorney Ken Gerber has a deep understanding of Arizona personal injury laws, including the processes pertaining to every type of vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian accident.
- We have recovered significant settlements and jury verdicts on behalf of clients over the last few decades because we are not afraid to take cases to trial if necessary.
- Surprise bicycle accident victims will not have to pay any legal fees until after we recover the compensation they are entitled to.
How Will an Attorney Help a Bicycle Accident Claim in Surprise?
Bicyclists often struggle to recover full compensation for their losses after an accident caused by another driver. That is because the at-fault driver’s insurance carrier will push back vehemently against having to pay compensation for these claims. It is not uncommon for the other party to place blame on the motorcyclist for these crashes.
However, when a Surprise bicycle accident attorney gets involved in the case, they will use their resources to uncover any evidence needed to prove liability. This can include photographs or video surveillance from the scene, statements from eyewitnesses, the police report, and more. An attorney will vigorously negotiate with the other party and the insurance carriers to recover total compensation while also preparing to take the case to trial.
Common Bicycle Accident Injuries
Data from the Arizona Department of Transportation shows that there were 830 total bicycle crashes across the state during the latest reporting year. These incidents led to 812 injuries and 33 fatalities. Unfortunately, bicyclists are incredibly vulnerable on the roadway. Even when a bicyclist wears a helmet, they are still very likely to sustain an injury when an impact with the vehicle occurs. At Gerber Injury Law, our team has experience helping clients who have sustained the following injuries:
- Broken bones
- Road rash
- Severe lacerations or puncture wounds
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord trauma with paralysis
- Facial fractures
- Internal organ damage
- Internal bleeding
- Significant scarring and disfigurement
We also know that individuals involved in these collisions are likely to sustain significant emotional and psychological trauma. Our team works diligently to recover compensation for all of the visible traumatic injuries as well as these unseen emotional and psychological injuries.
Call a Surprise Bicycle Accident Attorney Today
If you or somebody you love has been injured in a bicycle crash caused by the negligence of another driver in the Surprise area of Arizona, reach out to the team at Gerber Injury Law for help as soon as possible. We have the resources necessary to handle every aspect of your claim. Let us file your insurance claim, handle negotiations with insurance claims adjusters, and work to recover total compensation for your losses. This includes coverage of your medical bills, lost income, and pain and suffering damages.
When you need a Surprise bicycle accident attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or calling us at 623-486-8300.