When an individual is injured in a bicycle accident, the damages can be extremely serious. Many individuals in the San Francisco area choose bicycles as their main form of transportation. Unfortunately, bicyclists are at extreme risk when sharing the road with passenger cars and other vehicles. With the increased use of mobile phones, the attention of many drivers is even worse than it was and this can cause serious and deadly bicycle accidents. When children are involved it is a particularly heartbreaking situation. It is extremely important that you get legal representation from a San Francisco personal injury lawyer immediately following the accident.
The injuries suffered by a victim in a bicycle accident are often extremely serious. Some victims face a lifetime of medical care, as many of these accidents cause serious head injuries which can cause cognitive disabilities, paralysis and other catastrophic injuries. Such a case requires skilled legal representation from an experienced personal injury lawyer. At the
Law Offices of David R. Silva, the legal team has assisted countless injured individuals and their families handle the legal aspects of serious injury accidents, and are very familiar with bicycle accident cases. With a review and evaluation of the case, the legal team can advise you what to expect and how to move forward with your claim.
Many cases are settled prior to going to trial. However, in some cases it becomes necessary to go to court to fight for what is fair for the client and their families. The firm is prepared to deal with the case from inception through to resolution, whatever barriers may be put forward by the insurance company and their lawyers. In most cases, with a carefully prepared case, the insurance company decides that it is not worth going to court, and will settle prior to trial. The legal team at the Law Offices of David R. Silva fights for the rights of the injured to be compensated for the damages suffered when victims in bicycle accident cases.