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Latest Bicycle safety Stories

2014-01-16 23:04:15

A teenage bicyclist was hit by a car and killed just after sunset, but attorney KC Williams says the cyclist was following the law. Odessa, Florida (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 A driver struck and killed a 16-year old on a bicycle last month in a nighttime accident that's drawn heavy criticism of cyclists. But attorney KC Williams, founder of Williams Law Association, P.A., says the cyclist was not to blame for the accident, and that bikes have a right to the road. The accident happened...

2013-09-25 23:36:12

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm reminds motorists to look out for bicyclists following the death of Joy Covey, Amazon.com’s first CFO. She died after colliding with a minivan that reportedly turned in front of her bicycle. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 David Perecman, founder of The Perecman Firm, a New York law firm that represents bicyclists injured in accidents, urges drivers to be on the look out for bicyclists. Amazon.com's...

2013-08-29 23:27:22

NYC Personal Injury Lawyer Launches Website to Protect Bicyclists New York, New York (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 The City Bike Share Program has taken off in NYC, putting thousands of bikes on the streets of New York City. With the emergence of this program, NYC personal injury lawyer, Joel J. Turney, has launched a new website to help keep bicyclists protected – http://www.bicycle-accident-nyc.com. With the percentage of bikers in NYC skyrocketing due to this new program, the goal of this...

2013-08-21 23:28:49

d’Oliveira & Associates has released a new infographic about common bike injuries. The law firm focuses solely on personal injury and we work with experienced bicycle lawyers who work on these cases. (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Rhode Island has become a bicycling destination for many on the east coast. The state has more than 60 miles of paved bike paths and 120 miles of road marked as bike routes. Almost every weekend members of local cycling clubs take to Rhode Island roads to...

2013-07-17 23:03:33

Beautiful weather across Washington has led to a surge in persons astride bicycles, but this increase also carries with it a greater chance of an accident. The Bernard Law Group is providing tips to cyclists so that the dangers which far too often lead to tragedy can be avoided. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 July and August typically bring cyclists out in greater numbers due to rising temperatures throughout Washington. This environmentally friendly way to get to work or...

2013-06-18 23:23:57

Oregon opens new construction projects every summer as the weather improves, and the Portland injury lawyers at Shulman DuBois LLC want to share a few tips for safe driving through construction work zones. Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 As summer construction begins and continues on several bridges and major roadways around Portland, it is extremely important that drivers pay increased attention to their surroundings. “There are four seasons in Oregon,” joked injury attorney...

2013-06-06 23:42:01

According to Boston.com, advocacy officials for Boston bicyclists have recently announced upcoming studies to further evaluate safety concerns following several bicycle accidents and deaths. Tom Kiley Sr., local bicycle accident attorney and cyclist supporter, believes the studies to be desperately needed and a positive step towards ensuring safe alternative means of transportation. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 According to Boston.com(Leading Boston bicycle advocates to study...

2013-06-05 12:30:19

zMotion Partners to Prevent Tragedies and Support Safer Communities FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The community of Sunrise, Florida was deeply saddened by two tragic and preventable deaths in recent years. On two separate occasions riding a popular Sunrise route, cyclists Anthony Vesce and Anthony McKinney were killed in what is sadly becoming a common scenario across the United States. As Americans gravitate towards a healthier lifestyle, which includes a...

2013-05-24 12:20:38

Safety Reminders Shared in Recognition of Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month HARRISBURG, Pa., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With temperatures rising and more motorcycles traveling on Pennsylvania roadways, PennDOT is urging motorists to share the road and watch out for motorcycles throughout the riding season. "I urge all motorists to use common sense, obey the law and keep their attention solely on the task of driving," PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. "Our message...

2013-05-14 23:01:21

Richmond's Third Annual Ride of Silence will take place on May 15, 2013 to honor bicyclists who have been seriously hurt or killed in car collisions and to promote safer streets. Richmond, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Bicyclists, community members, and City of Richmond officials will join in a slow and quiet ride through Richmond´s downtown area and on to Point Richmond to honor cyclists who have been seriously hurt or killed in collisions with cars. Held during the week following Bike to...