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Bicycle Accidents

The Complexity of Bike Share Litigation

Posted on June 18, 2018 to
Bike share has increased in major metropolitan areas each year, and according to the National Association of City Transportation Officials, there were 35 million bike trips in 2017 alone. Today, you can find bike share programs in most downtown...
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Bike Accidents Costing Victims More Today

Posted on August 7, 2017 to
Over the past 20 years, the number of people injured in cycling accidents has increased. Sadly, the cost of each of these incidents is equally growing, per a study highlighted on Reuters. The increase of accidents and their associated...
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Are Washington, DC Bicyclists Putting Themselves and Others at Risk?

Posted on September 14, 2016 to
D.C. Bike Accident Attorneys Also Serving Clients in Maryland and Virginia Area In 2015, drivers racked up more than 60,000 red light camera violations in the District. However, now police are looking at Washington, D.C. bicyclists, who have triggered...
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What are the Most Dangerous Intersections in D.C.?

Posted on August 15, 2016 to
Skilled Bicycle Injury Attorneys Assisting Cyclists in Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia As part of the Vision Zero program, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) reviewed five of some of the most dangerous intersections in D.C. These five intersections,...
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D.C. Officials Want You to Be Street Smart

Posted on April 18, 2016 to
Last week, a cyclist stood up and described a scene where while she was riding her bicycle, a driver cut a corner too tight and smashed into her. As she described how she suffered severe back and neck injuries,...
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White House Staffer Killed in Bicycle Accident During Charity Ride in Maryland

Posted on October 5, 2015 to
A bicycling accident in Maryland claimed the life of a White House staff member last month. A 34-year-old White House senior technology advisor was participating in a charity ride when he lost control on a curve and crossed into the path...
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Maryland Bicycle Accident Kills Former Navy SEAL

Posted on September 23, 2015 to
NBC Washington reported recently that a retired Navy SEAL and Gulf War veteran was killed while he was riding his bike along Massachusetts Avenue in Bethesda on August 28. According to the news outlet, the 64-year-old victim was riding...
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D.C. Students to Receive Bicycle Safety Curriculum

Posted on September 18, 2015 to
WTOP-TV has reported that children in D.C. will be introduced to bike lessons and safety curriculum for the first time this school year. “Every second grader is going to learn how to ride a bike,” said Miriam Kenyon, director of...
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How are ‘Trail Rangers’ Helping Along D.C. Bike Routes?

Posted on September 2, 2015 to
Recently, CBS DC reported that Trail Rangers from the Washington Area Bicyclist Association (WABA) are monitoring the Metropolitan Branch Trail and other trails in the D.C. metro-area for safety. According to the news source, the Trail Rangers program began...
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D.C. Bicycling Safety Tips

Posted on August 24, 2015 to
Recently, the blog RollCall.com had an interesting story about the challenges bicyclists face in D.C. According to the blog, bicycle accidents near Capitol Hill and across the District are becoming a significant problem. Bicycling interest in D.C. has reportedly exploded...
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