Are you a cyclist who has been involved in an accident?
You may be entitled to compensation if you have been involved as a cyclist in an accident. Please consult a member of our team to learn more about your options with respect to pursuing a claim.
Cycling accidents and the injuries they may cause can greatly affect a person’s physical, mental, and emotional health. You may experience long-term health issues and may require extensive medical treatment during your recovery. The injuries caused by an accident may render you unable to return to work or in need of workplace accommodations, which may result in financial hardship. If you have been a victim of a cycling accident, our personal injury lawyers can help you get compensation.
Our experienced lawyers have used their extensive knowledge of case law and exceptional negotiation skills to successfully settle numerous personal injury claims, including motor vehicle accidents involving pedestrians and cyclists. Our lawyers have also successfully appeared in cases at every level of court in Alberta to further our client’s interests.
What are some common causes of bicycle accidents?
- Crossing into the path of a cyclist
- Collision at a crosswalk
- Impact with a car door
- Distracted driving
- Failure of a motor vehicle operator to obey traffic signals
- Inappropriate following distance by the motor vehicle operator
- Debris falling from a vehicle into the path of a cyclist
What is my case worth?
The amount you may receive in settlement varies based on the facts of your case. When valuing your case, we will examine all of your injuries, bills, expenses, and losses, as well as any pain and long-term effects created by your injuries.
Some of the damages you may recover include:
- Repair or replacement of your bicycle
- Damage to or loss of any personal effects that you were carrying
- Medical expenses, including rehabilitation and physical therapy expenses
- Lost wages or future loss of wages/earning capacity
- Loss of housekeeping capacity
- Pain and suffering
At Moustarah & Company, we understand the difficulties that a cycling accident and resulting injuries can have on your life. We are committed to providing outstanding service that is tailored to your needs, to help you during this difficult time.
If you have been involved in a cycling accident, contact us for a free initial consultation.
What if I can’t afford to hire a lawyer? Will you still take my case?
At Moustarah & Company, you come first. We will not charge a fee until we win or settle your case. We invite you to contact us today to schedule a free, initial consultation. During this meeting, you will receive our legal opinion about your case, but you are under no obligation to hire us.
The information provided on this website does not constitute legal advice and should not be construed as such. Moustarah & Company does not guarantee that this information is accurate or up to date. As a result, should you require legal advice, please contact a personal injury lawyer.