Studies from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have shown that Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the nation for bicycle accidents. Furthermore, as the South Florida area continues to grow and populate, injuries and fatalities from bicycle accidents are on the rise. State and local officials are continuing to take measures to improve bicycle safety awareness along with improving the road infrastructure to make biking a safer sport and recreation in the South Florida area. However, bicycle accidents from negligence or reckless motor vehicles continue to cause very serious and fatal injuries.
The Aigen Law Firm represents personal injury victims of bicycle accidents in Miami-Dade County, Broward County, and throughout the South Florida area. Our knowledge and experience in personal injury litigation and representing victims of bicycle accidents have allowed our law firm to successfully recover just and favorable monetary compensation for the resulting cost of medical treatment, lost wages due to an inability to work, along with the pain and suffering endured by you and your family.
Am I covered with any automobile insurance benefits when I am the victim of a bicycle accident caused by a motor vehicle?
It is important to note that under Florida law, victims of bicycle accidents along with pedestrians that are injured in a motor vehicle accident are entitled to recover insurance benefits for personal injuries under their own automobile insurance policies. These policies include Personal Injury Protection (PIP or “no fault”), which provides an injured bicyclist or pedestrian medical benefits up to $10,000.00 along with Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist (UM) benefits, should they be available on the policy. The Miami bicycle accident lawyers at the Aigen Law Firm are well-versed in the Florida law on bicycle safety laws, motor vehicle negligence laws, insurance policies, and how the applicable law may apply to your case.
At Aigen Law Firm, P.A., the Miami bicycle accident lawyers are dedicated to protecting the rights of the injured in bicycle accident and relentlessly advocating on their behalf, building the foundation for a powerful case from inception, researching and gathering information and evidence that builds and strengthens each case, then persuasively presenting the evidence to ensure a just and favorable settlement for each and every client.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a bicycle accident due to the negligent or reckless driving or a truck, tractor trailer, or big rig, please do not hesitate to contact a lawyer directly at (305) 533-1600 or you can submit an online Free Case Review. At the Aigen Law Firm, P.A., an experienced lawyer is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week working relentlessly on behalf of injured victims. We offer a free consultation for your accident involving a truck, tractor trailer, or big rig and there is no fee unless we recover for you.