Bicycle and Car Collisions
There are many, many hazards on the road that motor vehicles can collide with. There is debris like branches and leaves from fallen trees, stuff that has fallen out of the back of trucks while moving, pot holes and uprooted asphalt, and a variety of animals both large and small. But of all these potential collision hazards, by far the most horrifying collision is a bicycle/car collision.
Bicycle and car collisions can end in tragedy for both the bicyclist and the driver. If you or someone you love has been injured in a car and bicycle collision and is thinking about filing a personal injury lawsuit, contact the Green Bay car accident lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today at 800-242-2874.
How to Avoid Bicycle and Car Collisions
If you live in a city that has a good deal of bicycle commuters, you must be vigilant at all times in order to avoid a collision. Many bicyclist fail to abide by standard traffic laws and often go straight through stop signs and lights. This is annoying, but you still must watch out for it. Keep the following tips in mind at all times to prevent these devastating accidents:
- Keep a safe distance from the bicyclist
- Do not expect them to follow traffic laws
- Never, ever tailgate a bicyclist
Keep both bicyclists and yourself safe by being aware of potential dangers that come with sharing the road.
If you or someone you love has been seriously injured in a bicycle/car collision, contact the Green Bay car accident lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today at 800-242-2874.