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BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT ATTORNEY IN TUCSON
Tucson residents ride bicycles as means of transportation or for exercise and recreation in the community. Arizona’s beautiful weather permits bicyclists to take advantage of riding for enjoyment and taking in scenery.
Bicyclists sharing the roadways with motorists can be dangerous. An accident between a bike and a vehicle can happen in an instant. Injuries suffered from
an accident may be serious. In a bicycle accident involving a vehicle, because the bike is smaller and there is less protection for the rider, a very serious injury could result.
BICYCLE ACCIDENT INJURY VICTIMS
A bicycle accident injury could affect a victims family, personal, financial, and professional life. Often the impact of an injury includes constant medical treatments and loss of wage earning. Consult with Injury Lawyers Tucson to protect your rights as a bicycle accident victim. An attorney will provide the legal representation required for a successful personal injury claim including:
Filing a personal injury claim
Investigating the accident
Reviewing medical records
Gathering evidence to support the case and determine negligent parties
Protecting your rights
Preparing a strong personal injury case to recover maximum compensation
Negotiating and communicating with insurance companies
Pursue compensation for all damages and losses due to injury
Answering questions regarding the legal process and providing options
CAUSES OF BICYCLE ACCIDENTS IN TUCSON
When sharing the road with motorists, even a cautious and experienced bicycle rider is susceptible to a wreck. A driver may be negligent when responsible for causing an accident. The following are examples of actions by motorists that result in a collision with bicyclists:
Distracted driving (using mobile devices, eating/drinking, basically any activity that takes attention away from driving responsibilities)
Driving while intoxicated or impaired by alcohol or drugs
Disobeying traffic laws
CONTACT OUR BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT ATTORNEY
Personal injury claims are based on a contingency fee. Clients do not pay legal fees unless our firm recovers financial losses in a settlement or trial award.
PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT ATTORNEY IN TUCSON
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, half of pedestrian crashes occur during daylight, dawn or dusk conditions. Around 73 percent of pedestrians killed on Arizona roads in 2018 were struck at night. Pedestrian fatalities happen when vehicle speeds are faster and pedestrians are harder to see.*
Tucson pedestrians have no protection when hit by a vehicle.Pedestrians have a high risk of severe types of injury if a negligent motorist causes an accident. Injuries have the potential to affect all areas of a victim’s life. Injury Lawyers Tucson understands the damages suffered by accident injury victims, and our firm provides each claim with expert representation.
Injuries associated with pedestrian accidents include:
Torn ligaments or muscles
Spinal cord injury
TUCSON PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT LAWYER
A successful outcome for a personal injury case is achieved because the attorneys at Injury Lawyers Tucson are dedicated to winning and 100% committed to our clients.
Every possible legal strategy is explored and every detail is considered. The professional personal injury team at our firm carries a reputation of efficient legal service. We help bicycle and pedestrian accident victims through each step of the legal process. Lawyers make each decision and give advice based on the best interest of our clients.
We understand the importance of recovering a complete and fair compensation. A focus on legal details of a case allows the best possible resolution for a case. We remain in constant communication with our clients about their case as they recover from injury.
*Azdot.gov. (2019). Arizona Motor Vehicle Crash Facts 2018. [online] Available at: https://www.azdot.gov/docs/default-source/mvd-services/2018-arizona-motor-vehicle-crash-facts-highlights.pdf?sfvrsn=0 [Accessed 17 Jul. 2019].
If you’ve been hurt in a bicycle and pedestrian accident, you probably have a lot of questions that our Tucson personal injury lawyers can help answer:
How will I pay for my medical bills?
Can I recover compensation for lost wages?
Do I need a personal injury lawyer?
What is my injury claim worth?
Is the insurance company offering me a fair settlement?
Being injured due to a bicycle and pedestrian accident causes physical, emotional, and financial damage. Don’t communicate with insurance companies without the legal representation of an Injury Lawyers Tucson attorney. In order to get your life back on track after an injury, our legal team will commit to pursuing maximum compensation.
Tucson residents hurt in a bicycle and pedestrian accident caused by someone else’s negligence call upon Injury Lawyers Tucson to assist with their claim. Let our reputation and our experience and dedication get you what you deserve for any damages or losses due to an accident:
Current and future
Loss of Wages or loss of earning capacity
Medical treatments, surgeries
Pain and Suffering and emotional distress or trauma
The process by which Injury Lawyers Tucson provides successful, effective, and professional legal representation for a personal injury claim allows accident victims to recover maximum compensation.
As part of our expert legal services, Injury Lawyers Tucson personal injury attorney will assist you in every step of the legal process to recover a settlement for an injury due to an accident. All negligent parties are expected to compensate a victim for all economic and non-economic damages. These damages include monetary losses and other losses that may not appear to have a dollar value (pain and suffering).
To ensure you receive the best personal injury legal representation in Tucson, contact Injury Lawyers Tucson to schedule a no cost, no-obligation, personal injury case evaluation with an attorney. Accident injury victims call our legal team to get answers to their potential claim. Whether you need a lawyer for a slip and fall injury, vehicle accident injury, dog bite, or premise liability case, call our law firm.
DETAILED CASE EXAMINATION
Investigating an accident case involves evidence. Our legal team will obtain these key elements to prove an accident injury case. An investigation is necessary in order to obtain the evidence to prove that another party is responsible, or negligent for the accident. Proving another party’s liability requires evidence that our legal team acquires through investigation.
After thoroughly examining evidence and investigating the scene, an attorney at Injury Lawyers Tucson will gather evidence in order to prove a case. An investigation includes:
A visit to the accident scene
An analysis of the crash site
Obtaining all evidence of the accident (photos, videos)
Obtaining pictures from the accident scene (road signs, road conditions….)
Acquiring any evidence pertaining to the specific case
Record keeping of all damages
Gathering medical evidence of any injury
Consulting expert witnesses and crash scene investigators
Again, many factors may play a role in causing an accident. In order to maximize compensation, an attorney will fully investigate and identify all factors that may have contributed to a crash and injury. In a personal injury claim, a demand for compensation should include the full impact of injuries. Injury Lawyers Tucson works with doctors to make sure that your injury type, which is central to your claim, will reflect current and future compensation
EXCELLENT LEGAL SERVICE
The Arizona accident attorney team of Injury Lawyers Tucson personal injury professionals are available whenever you need assistance with your accident or injury case. Our personal injury attorneys and staff encourage communication with clients, as we know successful case resolutions begin with effective legal representation. Our legal team is 100% committed to the needs of our clients and achieving the best possible results for each case.
PERSONAL INJURY CLAIM SUBMISSION
Injury Lawyers Tucson offers expert legal service. After completing a detailed examination of your case, an attorney will file a personal injury claim on your behalf.
Our legal team will negotiate and communicate with the insurance company and handle every legal aspect of the claim. Our clients focus on recovering from their unfortunate injury. We focus on recovering compensation for damages.
Injury Lawyers Tucson will negotiate or litigate to attain the highest possible settlement for your personal injury case. Our experience in personal injury cases allows us to uncover all damages and losses incurred by victims in order to maximize compensation. A settlement needs to include financial and non-economic damages current and future: medical bills, property damage, emotional distress, pain and suffering, or lost wages.