Bicyclists, messengers and delivery drivers face risks every day while sharing the streets of New York City with cars and trucks. A certain level of trust is required both in operators of motor vehicles and professionals responsible for road maintenance and safety. In the split second it takes a bike to come into contact with a car or pothole, catastrophic, even fatal injuries can result.
Hands-On Attorneys Attending To Every Detail of Your Bicycle Accident Claim
If you have suffered injuries on a bike due to a taxi door opening, street defects or blocked/obstructed bike lanes, place a call to one of the personal injury attorneys at COHEN & COHEN PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS, P.C. Albert Cohen, the founder of our law firm, possesses comprehensive experience in bicycle accident claims, representing New York City natives and out-of-state tourists here on vacation.
Bicyclists have the same rights as operators of other vehicles and must observe the same rules of the road and be attentive of their surroundings. Car and truck drivers must account for the difference in size and speed of the bicycle as well. However, even the most defensive techniques are all for naught when potholes, manhole covers and other defects present deadly dangers.
While you seek medical treatment from your injury or deal with the loss of a loved one in a bicycle accident, we attend to every detail of your case. NYC bike accident lawyer Albert Cohen will be proactive in investigating your accident and pursuing the compensation you deserve. Before speaking to insurance companies that want to settle, contact our firm to explore all of your options.