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Transportation today comes in many forms and bicycle riding has now become much more than just a pleasurable pastime. However, with more and more individuals sharing the road with daily commuter traffic along with the increased volume of vehicles, the risk of serious injury is much greater. There is little protection against a collision with a vehicle. Statistics show that there are thousands of bicycle accidents on a yearly basis with hundreds of individuals killed.

It is important for you to contact and consult with a Kansas City injury lawyer if you, a family member, or someone you know has received injuries due to a bicycle accident involving an auto driver who was negligent in his driving. They can skillfully assist you with your personal injury claim.

Get dedicated representation today. Call our firm at (816) 867-8611 to get started on your case.

Bicycle Accident Injuries

Injuries caused by bicycle accidents can be disastrous. Even with the proper protective gear, cyclists are far more likely to suffer severe injuries than motorists in the event of a crash. Medical treatment for such injuries can require long-term care and even in-home care for years if the damage is permanent. Although it is difficult to consider, one has to look at the value of your claim with regards to future medical care, loss of earning ability, pain and suffering one has endured, as well as the harm it has done to your enjoyment of life.

Injuries resulting from such accidents can include:

Contact Meyerkord, Russell & Hergott if you or a loved one has been badly injured in such an accident and see how we can assist you with your personal injury claim.

Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents

The heedless actions of those vehicle drivers who fail to give the right of way to bicycles who are traveling in a designated bicycle lane or on the side of the road are the cause of many of these accidents.

Other accidents are due to more serious infractions such as:

Why Choose Us for Your Kansas City Bicycle Accident Claim

Bicycle accidents present different obstacles from other personal injury claims. While fault usually falls on the operators of a motor vehicle, they might try to shift the blame to the cyclist.

In order to make sure there is a fair trial, a bicycle accident lawyer must address a bias against the cyclist sharing the road with cars and motorcycles.

Free Consultation: Let Our Kansas City Bike Accident Lawyers Help You

The last thing you need after suffering an injury in a bicycle accident is to face an uphill battle when pursuing compensation from the at-fault driver's insurance company. Our Kansas City bicycle accident lawyers at Meyerkord, Russell & Hergott understand what you are going through and can ensure you are treated fairly. Backed by more than 30 years of combined legal experience and a millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements recovered for our clients, we can provide the powerful support you need during this difficult time. Most importantly, we accept all cases on a contingency basis, meaning you will not owe us a dime for our services unless we are successful in handling your case.

Our lawyers are experienced and we will do everything possible to assist you in obtaining the maximum compensation you deserve. Contact us now to schedule your free initial consultation.

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