Tampa Bicycle Accident Lawyer
There were 5,013 bicycle crashes with 120 deaths in 2011 in Florida and many of those were caused by drunk drivers. It is indisputable that Tampa Bay is increasingly become more dangerous to cyclists.
What Are the Dangers?
The roads are too narrow and traffic is too fast. However, cyclists have just as much right to the road as cars and trucks, but too often the one injured is the cyclist.
What You Can Lose
Because the injuries sustained in a bike accident can be substantial, bicyclists and their families may lose the quality of life they previously enjoyed. If you have been injured in a bicycle accident, you may be able to recover your past and future lost wages, expenses for doctors, hospitals,
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and skilled caregivers, and other expenses related to your bicycle accident. You also may be entitled to money that would compensate you for any pain, disability, and disfigurement you have and may continue to suffer. If your bicycle injuries are long-lasting, your damages might also include reparation for diminished enjoyment of life. Furthermore, our firm may assist you in qualifying for Personal Injury Protection benefits which will pay up to 80% of your medical bills and 60% for lost wages.
The law firm of Fernandez & Hernandez, LLC, represents cyclists and their families injured by negligent motorists. If you were hit by a car while cycling, we encourage you to contact an experienced Tampa cycling accident lawyer at Fernandez & Hernandez. Partners Martin Hernandez and Daniel Fernandez assist cyclists injured in an accident seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering caused by a motor vehicle. It is important not to talk with any insurance company until you speak with an experienced personal injury attorney who has your best interest at hand.
If you or a loved one was injured or killed in a cycling accident, contact the law firm of Fernandez & Hernandez, LLC today.– 813.229.5353
The Fernandez & Hernandez Firm’s lawyers handle bicycle accident personal injury cases throughout the entire Tampa, South Tampa & West Tampa area. Areas we service include Town ‘n’ Country, Brandon, Riverview, West Tampa, West Chase, Hyde Park, Culbreath, West Shore, Palma Ceia, Gulfview, 33635, 33615, 33634, 33626, 33625, 33508, 33509, 33510, 33511,33568, 33569, 33578, 33579 & all of Hillsborough County and the state of Florida.