D.C. Bicycling Safety Tips

Recently, the blog RollCall.com had an interesting story about the challenges bicyclists face in D.C. Photo of brain scan 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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How Can I Avoid a Bicycle Accident?

Unfortunately, there are times when cyclists do everything they can to prevent an accident from occurring, but a negligent driver still strikes him or her. cycling Bicycle accidents can have devastating consequences, including death and catastrophic injuries, like traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones and...

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How Does Contributory Negligence Affect Bicycle and Pedestrian Accident Victims?

As we have reported in our newsletters, Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland all have contributory negligence laws that make it difficult for accident victims to recover damages. These laws prevent injured persons from holding another person liable if the injured person slightly contributed to an accident. For example, persons involved in a Read More