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Thomas DeLattre and Glen D. Wieland

Bicycle crash injuries can be catastrophic

On Behalf of | May 17, 2019 | Personal Injury |

Orlando is a beautiful city that is conducive to outdoor sports, including bicycling. For individuals who choose this physical activity, remaining safe is a top priority. They do still have to count on motorists to help keep them safe by practicing safe driving skills. Unfortunately, there are times when bicyclists are struck. This can lead to very serious injuries for them.

The impact of a bicycle crash puts the human body up against a vehicle that weighs thousands of pounds. The human is going to be the one who fares the worst. For this reason, a bicyclist who is struck will usually need medical care right away. There is also a chance that they will perish from the injuries they suffered.

Some of the injuries that can occur in these cases are very serious. They include things like brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations and broken bones. When they are catastrophic, they can affect your future, which can be hard to think about. Some victims of bicycle crashes won’t ever fully recover from the impacts of the injuries.

The financial cost of these bike crashes is considerable. The victim might have to take time off work due to their injuries. They may need extensive medical care that can be a long road to recovery. We know that you might have a lot of concerns about what you are facing. We are here to help you seek compensation from the reckless driver who struck you. This can help you cover all those costs and hold the driver accountable for their actions.

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