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Why You Need A Bicycle Lawyer For A Bicycle Accident
You need a bicycle accident attorney to understand your rights. If you are unfortunate to be in a bicycle accident, you need a bicycle lawyer to guide you through the particular legal issues regarding bicycle law. Bicycle lawyers such as Nadrich and Cohen are experts...
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Defective Products For Bicyclists
Bicyclists are protected by the various states Defective Product(s) Laws.  A bicyclist can obtain a  recovery due to a defective product which causes injury.  What occurs with cyclists often regarding defective products are quick - release mechanisms, because these...
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Using an Accident Reconstruction Expert To Reconstruct Your Bicycle Case
Oftentimes, if the injury is significant enough and there is a negative police report or no witnesses, as Bicycle Accident Lawyers we will hire an accident reconstruction expert who will reconstruct the bicycle accident.
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Ten Reasons Why You Should Hire Nadrich & Cohen As Your Lawyers In A Serious Legal Matter
Our mission is to our Client. Our client is our greatest interest. We only represent injured victims and injured workers against insurance companies, Fortune 500 companies, and pharmaceutical companies. We do no do other type of legal work.
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What is the law as it applies to cyclists?
Almost all states include bicycles in their definition of a vehicle. Cyclists, therefore, have all the rights and responsibilities of automobile drivers. Therefore, a cyclist, like every other driver on the road, is required to act as a reasonable person and...
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How We Will Prove Your Bicycle Case
We are experts in successfully proving a bicycle case for our bicycle clients. We have repeatedly proven that our bicycle client is not at fault in an accident with a motor vehicle. We have on many occasions fought for and successfully shown that there...
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How We Handle A Bicycle Roadway Design Case
Roadway Design is an area of the law that proves that negligent roadway design or negligent maintenance contributed to or was the sole cause of our clientsÂ’ injuries. In order to pursue a roadway design case, we determine whether or not the...
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More Bicycle Accidents in Crosswalks
When bicycle accidents occur, they can be devastating. This is especially true when there is an automobile involved. The frightening thing about being on a bicycle is exposure. There is nothing separating you from the automobile...
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California Law Applicable to Bicyclists
California Law Applicable to Bicyclists. A collection of the California laws applicable to bicyclists.
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What To Do If You Are In A Bicycle Accident
If youÂ’re down, lie still until you or a qualified person can ensure that you are not seriously hurt. Take a second to see if youÂ’re bleeding or that your bones or joints are not broken or dislocated. Do not panic.
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The Ten Ways We Go About Settling Your Personal Injury Claim
As Personal Injury Lawyers and because of our decades of experience we have had incredible success in settling personal injury claims with insurance adjustors.
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How We Handle Our Clients Being On A Social Network
We know that if our client's case goes into litigation that all of these social network postings will become "discoverable" to the defense. This means they will learn of these postings. Information can be uncovered with just a click of a button...
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How The Bicycle Lawyers At Nadrich & Cohen Will Handle Bicycle Accident Cases
The first thing we make sure we do is to share with the defense all of the evidence we have supporting our client’s case so that we can create a condition that allows a mediator to impress upon the defense that we would win at trial and therefore there is no need to go to trial and to settle the case with our client at the...
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Berkeley, CA, Is Most Hazardous To Bicyclists
A recent report in the Oakland Tribune has concluded that Berkeley is the most dangerous city in California for bicyclists. Berkeley rates #1 out of 55 similarly sized cities for bicyclists injured and killed. People believe this is because there are more bicyclists in Berkeley than in any other city of similar size...
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Drivers Are Not Staying A Safe Distance From Bicyclists
Many city ordinances including cities in Florida and Texas are researching proposed ordinances requiring motor vehicles to remain a safe distance from a bicycle rider. Of course, the question is what is safe and what is close enough...
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Cyclists are not Protected by the Police in Court When They are Involved in an Accident With a Car or Truck
Unfortunately, too often, cyclists die and are seriously injured when they are involved in a fatal or near-fatal accident with a car or truck. We always hear the excuse of the driver that he did not see the cyclist. The police accept this excuse too readily...
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Why a San Francisco, Oakland, Los Angeles, and San Diego bicycle rider must use a light on the front of his bicycle
As bicycle accident lawyers who have 18 offices throughout California and handle at any one time 75 bicycle injury accident claims, we see often night accidents with our cyclist client cited for not having a light...
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Bicycle Injury Rate For Yolo County
Bicycle injuries and fatalities are still high for Davis and Yolo County as a whole, including Davis, Winters, Woodland and West Sacramento. Bicycle injury rates are high solely due to Davis, with its very high bike population...
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Insurance Companies Are Using Social Media Such As Facebook...
Social networking websites such as Facebook and Myspace have become the go-to places for insurance companies checking on the legitimacy of injury victims who are making insurance claims. This is the new way in which they do background checks...
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A bicyclist should wear a helmet at all times
Studies consistently show that wearing a bike helmet reduces head injuries and death in bicycle accidents by at least 75%. Remember: a small child needs only to fall a distance of two feet to incur some type of brain injury. A bicycle helmet can take the impact of a fall and reduce injury to the brain and skull...
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Bicycle Helmets - The Real Low Down
Of course you should wear one. What happens is if you fall off your bike, the helmet will take the force of the impact for you. The helmet will do this rather than your head. Isn’t that a great idea? Always wear your helmet at all times. As stated throughout our website, even a low speed fall can be dangerous...
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Los Angeles Law To Protect Bicyclists From Harassment By Motorists
On July 20, 2011, the Los Angeles City Council passed an ordinance which is the toughest of its kind in the nation which makes it a crime for drivers to threaten bicyclists verbally or physically...
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How We Investigate Significant Injury Bicycle Accident Cases
Of course, we investigate for driver error and any design negligence. For design negligence our purpose is to find out if there are any responsible entities such as a city, county or town that may...
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How We Handle Crosswalk Cases
We have been successful in crosswalk cases when the cyclist is cycling in the same direction as traffic and we can prove that the motorist could or should have seen what the cyclist was doing had the motorist maintained a proper lookout. Remember, cyclists are considered vehicles...

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