Category Archives: Bicycle Accidents
Do I Need Surgery for My Head Injury?
Sometimes, surgery is required to treat head injuries. Contrary to popular belief, this treatment option is not just reserved for head injuries involving high levels of trauma. Even a slight knock to the head could cause a brain bleed, and the only way to address this issue might be surgical intervention. How do you… Read More »
Cyclists are Suffering Head Injuries in Intentional “Dooring” Attacks
It is no secret that cyclists and motorists do not always see eye to eye. These two groups are forced to share the road despite the fact that they use completely different vehicles. Cyclists are obviously much slower, but they are also capable of weaving between tighter gaps and accessing areas cars cannot. On… Read More »
How Dangerous are Semi-Truck Rollovers?
It is not difficult to see why an overturning semi-truck might be dangerous. These heavy vehicles can cause serious damage when they roll over, and anyone caught in the immediate vicinity faces serious injury, property damage, and death. But how dangerous are these crashes? What kind of unique hazards does a semi-truck rollover cause… Read More »
Uncharacteristically Icy Roads Cause String of Semi-Truck Crashes in Southern California
To say that California was unprepared for a historic winter storm in February of 2023 would be an understatement. The storm defied logic, and most of us cannot remember a time when the Golden State was covered with so much snow. Of course, this type of weather is not just historic – it is… Read More »
E-Bikes Pose Serious Head Injury Risks in California
E-bikes have suddenly appeared in all of California’s major cities. Some believe this is worth celebrating, as more e-bikes equate to lower carbon emissions and better sustainability. Others are not so enthusiastic, pointing out that e-bikes pose serious injury risks to both riders and members of the general public. Still others want to have… Read More »
Shocking Bicycle Accidents Continue as California Creates New Safety Laws
California is being forced to take action after a slew of worrisome bicycle accidents in the state. These accidents are claiming the lives of victims, both young and old, and they force us all to reconsider just what road safety actually means. Where do we draw the line? How many bike fatalities will it… Read More »
Ebikes May Be Saving the Planet… But They are Killing Us in the Process
For years now, eBikes have been celebrated as poster children of the sustainable future – reducing our reliance on fossil fuels and lowering carbon footprints worldwide. eBikes have become common in major cities across North America and Europe. Tourists often rent eBikes by the day, allowing them to zip across Los Angeles and San… Read More »
The Federal Government Finally Cracks Down on Onewheel Skateboards
On November 16th, the CPSC officially warned consumers to stop using Onewheel skateboards due to the obvious risk of death and serious injury. It is something that most of us have been expecting for quite some time. In fact, some might argue that this warning should have come earlier, as the number of deaths… Read More »
Can I Sue for a Bicycle Crash in California?
California is one of the most beautiful states in the nation, and there are few better ways to enjoy this natural splendor than by riding a bike. When you are on your bike, you are exposed to the elements in a unique way. You can feel the air on your face, you can smell… Read More »
What to Do After a Hit-and-Run Accident in California
No car accident happens under favorable conditions, but for many, being involved in an accident with a hit-and-run driver who flees the scene is the worst-case scenario. This can leave drivers with serious injuries, and without the liable driver’s insurance to rely on for coverage. Without it, they may easily max out their own… Read More »