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Bicycle Accident

Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents

Bicycling offers an environmentally friendly, cost-effective, and enjoyable way to stay active and explore the outdoors. However, cyclists are more vulnerable on the road compared […]

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E-Bikes in New York: Know the Basics

E-bikes have exploded in popularity across the U.S., with places like New York City seeing around 65,000 e-bikes operated just by delivery people. Even outside […]

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Springtime Bicycle Safety: Prepare for a Safe Riding Season in New York

As Central New York and the Southern Tier shake off the chill of winter, cyclists across the region are gearing up with excitement for the […]

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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?

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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Do bicyclists have to obey traffic laws?