Texas is teeming with bicyclists, especially in large cities like Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, and Austin where many Texans rely on bicycles as an effective means of exercise and a convenient form of transportation. However, bicycle riding can instantly go from an enjoyable recreational activity to a disaster. Unfortunately, bicycles don’t provide riders with nearly as much protection as motor vehicles, and bicycle accidents often result in serious injuries and even death.
Many Texas cities are on the path to bicycle integration and heightened awareness for cyclists but drivers still have a long way to go in order to look more carefully for bicyclists and pedestrians as well as sharing the road with bikes.
Bicycle accidents are often caused when:
If you or your loved one has been injured or killed by a motorist while riding a bike, contact our experienced Houston accident lawyer today at (713) 518-1711 for a free consultation.