Recent Posts in Bicycle Accidents Category

A Commitment to Bicycle Safety: Attorney Aaron Sachs Gives Free Helmets to Families

In April of this year at the Safe and Sound event, Attorney Aaron Sachs and his firmed pulled together its resources and aided in the efforts to distribute free bicycle helmets to Springfield ...
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Avoiding common bicycle accident scenarios: Tips for Springfield cyclists

Recent research suggests that more and more Americans are using bicycles as their regular method of transportation, citing factors like economic benefits, health advantages and the impact on the ...
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Remember bicycle safety as temperatures warm in southeast Missouri

After this last round of winter weather, it's great to have a nice day in Cape Girardeau! More spring days will be here before we know it, and after the winter we've had, many Missourians are itching ...
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Watch for bicyclists on Joplin roads this spring

The weather hasn't exactly been ideal for riding a bike in recent weeks, but thankfully, spring is just around the corner - which means Joplin drivers can expect to see more bicycles on local roads. ...
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Columbia parents: Make bicycle safety a priority & help prevent child accidents

Beautiful fall weather has finally come to Missouri, and our Columbia personal injury lawyers know that many Missourians are getting out and about to enjoy the comfortable temperatures. At this time ...
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Serious injuries a common consequence of Kansas City car-bicycle accidents

Bicycling is one of the most popular outdoor activities in the U.S. After all, there are a number of good reasons to ride a bike, including exercise, entertainment, and environmentally-friendly ...
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Hit and run driver receives prison time for causing fatal bicycle accident

Our Kansas City personal injury lawyers know that bicycle accidents can have catastrophic consequences, especially when larger motor vehicles are involved. In fact, about one-third of all bicycle ...
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Negligent and careless drivers increase bicycle accident risks for children

As temperatures grow warm and the end of the school year draws near, Columbia drivers will want to be on the lookout for young bicyclists in our city's neighborhoods. At this time of year, our ...
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Avoiding Missouri bicycle accidents: Tips for drivers and cyclists

For the most part, Missouri has enjoyed an unseasonably warm winter this year, and as a result, many Missourians are taking advantage of the comfortable temperatures and participating in outdoor ...
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Bicyclist struck and killed by double-decker bus near London's Olympic Park

Last Wednesday, a bicyclist suffered fatal injuries when he was struck by a double-decker bus near London's Olympic Park. According to The Guardian, 28 year-old Daniel Harris was pronounced dead about ...
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Have you suffered catastrophic injuries in a Columbia car crash?

Sadly, catastrophic injuries are common in Missouri car accidents. Victims sometimes suffer life-long pain and disability. If this sounds like you or a loved one, you are likely highly stressed, ...
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Bicycle Statistics Reveal Risks for Riders in Lee's Summit, Missouri & Nationwide

Nationwide, more than 7,000 bicyclists were killed in motor vehicle accidents between 2000 and 2009, meaning an average 600-800 cyclists die in the U.S. every single year. Meanwhile, hundreds of ...
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Staying Safe: Tips & Practices for Bicyclists in Southeastern Missouri

Riding a bicycle in Jackson, Missouri and surrounding Cape Girardeau County is not only a fantastic way to exercise: it's also an economical and green mode of travel. However, bicycling can also pose ...
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Kansas City Car Accident Lands Driver with Misdemeanor and Felony Charges

Bicyclists and pedestrians are at a high risk for fatal accidents in our area. Take the recent hit and run bicycling-car accident that we recently told you about on our Kansas City Car Accident Lawyer ...
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Hit and Run Bicycle Accident in Independence Missouri Brings Questions

Independence Missouri car accident lawyers see all types of accidents. Hit and run accidents are in the news all of the time and are one type of car accident that can be the most difficult to deal ...
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Kansas City Livable Streets Resolution Promotes Bicycle Safety Policies to Reduce Bicycle Accidents

Earlier this year Kansas City, Missouri joined several other cities throughout the State to become part of the national Complete Streets policies set. Kansas City, Missouri City Council adopted the ...
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Poplar Bluff Missouri Car Accident Lawyers Promote Scooter Traffic Safety and Awareness after Fatal Hit and Run Accident on Missouri Highway 142

Traffic accidents produce a constant need for offering condolences. Everyday someone is seriously injured or killed in a traffic accident. Poplar Bluff Missouri car accident lawyers share in the ...
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New Statistics Reveal the Dangers of Kansas City Bicycling Accidents

Bicyclists may be some of the most vulnerable to injury and death on our roadways. When involved in a car-bicycle accident in Kansas City, bicyclists are likely to suffer from serious injury as ...
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Siblings Venture set out to Raise Awareness of Drunk Driving Accidents in Jackson, Missouri and Cape Giradeau

Just a few months ago, the National Law Enforcement Initiatives Manager for Mother's Against Drunk Driving (MADD), Carl McDonald, began his venture of a three-month trans-American bicycling ...
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Missouri Ranks 26th for Safest Bicycling State

Bicycling Magazine recently released their list of the top 50 safest cities for cyclists. There are a number of features that contribute to these safe driving cities and conditions aside from safe ...
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Ride of Silence Aims to Raise Awareness about Bicycle Accidents in Columbia, Missouri and Elsewhere

Biking Bis, a bicycle safety advocate, aims to help to spread the work about the Ride of Silence every year. This ride takes place in more than 300 cities and 23 other countries across the world and ...
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Newly Released Data Reiterates Risks of Bicycle Accidents in Springfield, Missouri and Elsewhere

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released its latest information illustrating the dangers of being involved in a bicycle accident in Springfield, Missouri and elsewhere ...
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Newly Released Data Illustrates Dangers of Bicycle Accidents in Joplin and Elsewhere

Newly released information from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 630 bicyclists were killed, and another 51,000 injured in bicycle accidents in 2009. This 2009 ...
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Spring is a Dangerous Time for Car Accidents with Bicycles in Southeast Missouri

Motorists can make the biggest impact on bicyclist safety this spring by resolving to watch for riders -- and by giving them the riding room and respect they deserve. Both Missouri state law and local ...
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