If you have experienced a personal injury situation, such as riding in the bike lane and being hit by a car, it is critical that you take the proper steps to protect yourself and your finances when it comes to the injuries you have sustained. At Jeffress Law, we can assist you in determining if you have what you need to file a successful case for negligence.
What Should I Do if I Was Struck by a Motor Vehicle While Riding My Bicycle in the Designated Bike Lane?
Our attorney at Jeffress Law of Boulder, CO, is here to help you if you have been injured while riding your bike in a bike lane. Depending on the details of the incident, Chris Jeffress may be able to help you pursue a claim against the driver who caused the accident.
Below are the following steps you should follow to ensure you have a strong, solid case against the driver of the motor vehicle:
- Gather proper documentation. First, it is important that you document all relevant information regarding the motor vehicle accident, including any photographs or videos from the scene, witness statements, and medical records related to your injuries. We recommend you seek prompt medical attention for any injuries sustained as soon as possible and follow up with your doctor’s instructions for treatment.
- Contact our legal office. Second, contact our office at Jeffress Law so that we can review your case and advise you about how best to proceed with an injury claim. Our attorneys are experienced in handling bicycle accidents. They can help you explore legal options for obtaining financial compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages.
- Act promptly. Finally, to protect your rights after being injured while riding a bicycle in a designated bike lane, you must act quickly. You may have time-sensitive deadlines to meet before filing any claims or pursuing legal action. Contact our legal office immediately so we can advise you on the most effective course of action. With the help of Chris Jeffress, you can take steps to ensure that you receive the justice and compensation you deserve.
Schedule a Consultation With Our Legal Team To Learn More
At Jeffress Law of Boulder, CO, we are proud to advocate for bicyclists who have been injured by negligent drivers. If you were struck by a vehicle while in the designated bike lane and have questions about filing a lawsuit for compensation, connect with Chris Jeffress today by phone at 303-225-9101 or text at 303-225-9101.