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Bicycle Accident

What Happens When a Bicyclist is at Fault for an Accident?

In New York, many people ride their bikes in urban areas and rural settings to avoid vehicle traffic, be physically active, and reduce transportation costs. […]

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Should I Go to the Doctor After a Bicycle Accident?

If a car hits you while riding your bicycle, you should contact the police to file a report and see a doctor. You need to […]

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Can I Sue if I Was Hit by a Car While Riding My Bike in the Road?

Many people in New York opt to ride a bike over driving a motor vehicle. Right-of-way laws make it illegal for bike riders to travel […]

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Can I Sue if I Was Hit By a Car Door When Biking?

Whether you can sue someone for a dooring accident depends on your ability to prove they were negligent when they opened the vehicle’s door. The […]

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Are Bicyclists Ever at Fault for Their Own Accidents?

Bicycling is a popular activity in New York state, even more so in recent years as a cost-effective and environmentally friendly alternative to cars. Nevertheless, […]

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Do bicyclists have to obey traffic laws?

Do Bicyclists Have to Obey Traffic Laws?

Every year, more people turn to bicycles for commuting. Bikes are cheaper than cars or motorcycles and easier to store. They also keep you healthy […]

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