Bicyclists are leery of motorists, and with good reason. You can use reflectors, helmets and hand signals. You can obey the traffic laws and do everything right. But you can still get hit by a driver who wasn’t paying attention.
With more than a century of combined legal experience, our Long Island bicycle accident lawyers are committed to fighting for justice for those who have been hurt by careless drivers. Schedule a free case consultation with us today by calling or filling out our online contact form.
Every bike accident case we handle is different. That’s one of the reasons we take the time to get to know our clients and listen to their stories. We believe that this type of personalized attention gives us the edge we need to fight for maximum compensation for you.
Some of the results our firm is most proud of include:
Because the circumstances surrounding every case are unique, it is impossible to predict how much compensation you could be entitled to without a consultation. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a bike crash, we encourage you to schedule a free, no obligation case evaluation with our knowledgeable Long Island bicycle accident lawyers today. Call or fill out our online form to get started.
Cyclists throughout Long Island and New York City face unique and constant dangers. You share the road with automobile drivers who are paying attention to other cars, not bicycles. Blind spots and the difference in speed also play a part. But you have a right to use the road, too, and drivers are ultimately accountable if they run into you.
Our Long Island bike accident attorneys have extensive experience working with a variety of injured clients: those cycling for sport or exercise, people commuting by bike, bicycle messengers and children riding bikes. We are committed to holding drivers accountable when they are negligent by:
No matter what caused your accident, any collision with a vehicle can lead to severe injuries that could impact your life for a long time to come. If you have been hurt, schedule a free case consultation with us today to discuss how we can help you pursue the compensation you need to recover from your injury.
At the Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe, we know that injuries from bicycle accidents can be severe and disabling. We also know that cyclists often get blamed. We are here to help you get your life back on track and to fight for full and fair compensation. In these types of cases, our Long Island bicycle accident lawyers frequently demand:
Payment for past and future medical bills
Compensation for lost wages
Payment for damage to your bike
Compensation for the pain and suffering you have endured
If you have already been contacted by an insurance company: Do not sign anything or agree to a settlement without consulting with one of our attorneys. Insurance companies will try to push you into accepting a low settlement offer before you understand your rights. Their goal is to pay you as little as possible. Our goal is to pursue maximum compensation for you.
Call or contact us online to talk to one of our experienced Long Island attorneys today. We offer free consultations, including evening and weekend appointments. We handle bike accidents in Nassau County, Suffolk County, Queens and throughout New York City.