What Type of Insurance for Bicycles Will Cover My California Bicycle Claim?

What Type of Insurance for Bicycles Will Cover My California Bicycle Claim?

California is a popular state for bicyclists, especially in some of the bigger cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles. With beautiful, sunny weather practically year-round, who wouldn’t want to spend more time outside on a bike?  Unfortunately, just as California is a dangerous state for car traffic, it is also one of the most […]

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Why is California Ebike Insurance So Important?

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Do you have insurance to protect you after an ebike crash? Now’s a good time to review the basics of ebike insurance to see whether you’re fully covered. If you own an ebike, you’re part of a nationwide movement to make traveling more affordable and accessible. In California and across the nation, ebikes are now […]

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7 Figure California Bicycle Accident Settlement

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In Burlingame, California, an IT Director suffered injuries while commuting on their bicycle to work. As a result of the bicycle accident, the victim suffered internal abdominal injuries, which required expensive medical treatments and time off work. As such, they knew they needed help from a personal injury attorney to get full and fair compensation […]

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Stop Lights and Bicycle Accidents

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Is there any greater conflict between cyclists and motorists than arguments about stopping? It’s practically a California motto to say, “Cyclists never stop at stop signs!” But that’s not necessarily true. It’s easy to point out a single cyclist breaking the rules, but extensive road research shows motorists are far more likely than cyclists to […]

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What Cyclists Need to Know about Left Hook Accidents

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When a vehicle turns left directly into the path of a cyclist, it’s almost impossible to avoid the crash. Suddenly the cyclist gets left-hooked and is flung into a dangerous slide across the roadway. At Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers, we see lots of these terrifying left-hook accidents in bicycle injury cases. Here are some […]

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Do Bicyclists Have to Stay in the Bike Lane in California?

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If you’re a California cyclist, you’ve probably had a motorist yell at you to “Get in the bike lane!” But do they know what they’re talking about? Do you really have to stay in the bike lane? This is a common question that arises in bicycle injury cases. People are often confused about whether California […]

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The Dangers of E-Bikes – What You Need to Know

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E-bikes are enormously popular here in California, and it’s easy to see why. They’re speedy, fun, and much more cost-effective than cars. But from a bicycle injury attorney’s point of view, e-bikes are dangerous. They can reach top speeds of almost 30 mph and tend to travel dangerously close to fast-moving cars. Faster, Heavier, and […]

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$300,000 Settlement for San Francisco Bicycle vs. Auto Accident

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An emergency room doctor is usually the one providing lifesaving medical care for the community’s injured people. But in this bicycle vs. auto accident story, the doctor is the injured patient! A 32-year old ER doctor was riding his bicycle near the intersection of Arguello Boulevard and Cornwall Street in San Francisco, California. Suddenly, a […]

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$499,000 Settlement in a Bicycle vs. Delivery Truck Accident

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When a delivery truck collides with a bicyclist, the cyclist is lucky to survive. An accident like this can cause severe bodily injury, not to mention emotional trauma, for the cyclist. This was the situation for one of our clients, an avid cyclist who rode his bike to work each morning down Market Street in […]

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