Phoenix Child Bicycle Accident Lawyers
Has Your Child Suffered an Injury in a Phoenix Bicycle Accident?
We know that the number of children injured every year riding bicycles is growing, especially those in which a motor vehicle hits a bicycle. Child accident victims of careless driving could be entitled to damages for their injuries. Breyer Law Offices, P.C. has Phoenix injury lawyers who specialize in personal injury claims, and we can help.
Common Child Biking Injuries
Regardless of the circumstance, when a child has been in an accident, it is important for the child's guardians to begin researching and reviewing bike accident attorneys in Phoenix immediately. Bicycle accident victims often require expensive medical care. In fact, some of the most common injuries include the following:
- Head trauma
- Severed limbs
- Spinal cord injuries
- Serious abrasions
Because the injuries your child sustained may be substantial, your child and your family could lose the quality of life you have previously enjoyed. If your child experienced an injury in a bicycle accident, you may be able to recover damages for expenses such as doctors, skilled caregivers, hospitals and other expenses related to his or her accident. He or she may also be entitled to compensation for any disability, disfigurement or pain he or she continues to suffer.
What Causes Bicycling Accidents?
Many mishaps can happen when riding a bicycle. Child accident victims are often not at fault. Environmental factors, including poor visibility, road conditions and even animal attacks, can cause bike accidents. Negligent motor vehicle operators can also cause accidents, especially if driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Some of the most common scenarios include these:
- Failing to yield at an intersection
- Motor vehicle operator turning unexpectedly into the bicyclist's path
- Child failing to yield at an entryway into traffic (such as a driveway)
- Motor vehicle operator attempting to pass a bicyclist and misjudging the amount of space necessary to do this safely
- Bicyclist making an unexpected turn into the path of an oncoming automobile
Get Help Today in Phoenix! Call (602) 267-1280
If you or your child has been in a collision, let the Phoenix child injury lawyers at Breyer Law Offices, P.C. help you and your family recover what you deserve. We will answer all your questions and discuss your options with you so that you can make the best decision possible to protect yourself and your family. Call the Husband and Wife Law Team at (602) 267-1280 today for a free consultation to discuss your case.