Most bicycle related accidents take place in Cork, Kerry & Donegal
Cycling related accidents are on the rise in Ireland
Cyclists are more likely to be in an accident than a car driver
Cyclists are one of the most likely road users to be involved in an accident. With more and more money being put into resources like bike lanes, bike to work scheme and the introduction of Dublin Bikes etc., there are of course a higher number of accidents. Our team know that it is key to get your claim processed as soon as possible. At Rogers Solicitors, we can usually tell within one hour if you have a valid case.
The number one cause of bike related accidents are caused by car drivers. This can be down to a number of things, cyclists in a blind spot, poor visibility etc. Falling off a bike or hitting a pothole is another major cause. Trying to avoid obstacles, such as animals or children can be a huge risk too.
Whatever the reason, it is always worth calling your solicitor as soon as possible to find out if you have a valid claim.
There are lots of ways you can help to ensure that the risk of an accident is kept to an absolute minimum.
Understand that weather like rain and ice can not only affect you, but other drivers. Keep safe distances and be alert at all times.
Get professional advice from a specialist motorbike solicitor. We can usually tell within an hour if you have a valid claim.
How to get in touch.
If as a cyclist, you’ve been injured in an accident; please get in contact with Rogers Solicitors today.