What can I do after a bicycle accident?
Riding a bicycle can be a great form of exercise and a way to get from place to place. Although they can prove to be beneficial for these reasons, they have to share the road with motor vehicles. This can make riding a bike dangerous. If a motor vehicle was to come into contact with a bike, it is not a fair match up. A rider on a bike is not as protected as someone riding in a car. If you have been the victim of a car accident while riding a bike, you should seek medical attention. After obtaining care from a healthcare professional, it is best to contact an attorney to help gather information for your case. The documentation of your doctor’s visit can be used to prove the extent of the injuries you sustained from the accident. If you are able to preserve evidence from the accident, such as taking pictures of the scene or talking to witnesses, you should do so to better establish your case. This information may help prove negligence on behalf of the other party that was involved.
What can lead to a bike accident?
There are many factors that can lead to a bicycle accident due to negligence. These factors may include someone who was driving under the influence, careless or reckless driving, using electronic devices while driving, distracted driving or driver fatigue. Road conditions may also play a role in causing the accident. A municipality may even be liable due to bad road conditions of bicycle lanes.
What is MedPay?
MedPay is an insurance plan that can be purchased with automobile policies in Nevada. This is a form of no-fault insurance that protects victims of automobile accidents. It can help victims by providing financial support without any reference to the liability of any party. Through MedPay insurance, the monetary value of medical bills may be covered. This can be greatly helpful to victims who have suffered in these kinds of accidents.
In order to better prepare yourself for these cases, contact us today for more information on bicycle accidents. We can help you best prove your case and get the compensation you deserve. Although monetary values may not be able to help your pain and suffering, it may help you get the closure you need.
When individuals in Las Vegas are injured due to the negligence of another party, they can turn to Lawrence C. Hill & Associates for quality legal assistance. Whether you were injured on someone else’s property, were injured by a negligent driver, or impacted by negligence in another way, we are here to help. Contact Lawrence C. Hill & Associates today to discuss your case.