Bicycle accidents can lead to devastating injuries for those involved. Unfortunately, the careless or negligent actions of other drivers cause severe bicycle accidents that leave cyclists with tremendous medical bills and horrific pain and suffering. At Mancini & Associates, we are here to help if you need a California bicycle accident attorney by your side. Our team regularly assists injured bicyclists in the Los Angeles County, Orange County, Ventura County, Riverside County, and San Bernardino County areas, and we know what it takes to help injured clients recover the compensation they need.
Bicycles are everywhere throughout Southern California, and the weather here is certainly conducive to bike riding just about all year round. Unfortunately, we also know that the careless and negligent actions of vehicle drivers can lead to significant injuries for bicyclists. According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, there were over 10,000 total bicycle accident injuries and 133 bicyclist fatalities during the latest reporting year across California. Many of those injuries occurred right here in our coverage area.
Bicyclists have little protection from the force of a vehicle weighing thousands of pounds. Even when a bicyclist is wearing a helmet, it is common for them to sustain significant injuries. At Mancini & Associates, our bicycle accident lawyers regularly help clients who have sustained the following injuries:
It can be challenging to determine liability in the aftermath of a bicycle accident. It is crucial to preserve as much evidence as possible in order to prove what happened and who is at fault. At the scene of an accident, and only if safe to do so, those involved should take photographs of:
Additionally, it is important to get the names and contact information of any eyewitnesses to the incident so they can provide testimony to insurance carriers or even a jury, if necessary.
We work diligently to help our clients receive proper medical care and just compensation for their physical and/or mental injuries.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a bicycle accident in or around the Los Angeles County, Orange County, Ventura County, San Bernardino County, or Riverside County areas, let the team at Mancini & Associates get to work on your behalf today. Our team has extensive experience handling complex injury claims, and we know what it takes to help our clients. Let us conduct an investigation into your claim immediately. When you need a California bicycle accident attorney you can reach out to us for a free consultation by clicking here or calling us at 818-783-5757.