Recent Posts in Bicycle Accidents Category Blog Home Can a Bicyclist Be at Fault for an Accident? Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 30-Jul-2019 When a bicyclist is harmed in a motor vehicle collision, most people automatically assume that a “negligent” motorist will be held responsible for the accident and any costs associated with the victim’s injuries. After all, bicyclists face higher levels of risk on the road, and drivers legally owe them a duty of care. However, what many people don’t realize is that this ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Understanding Texas' Good Samaritan Law Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 20-Jun-2019 The term “good Samaritan” originates from the Parable of the Good Samaritan, a famous allegory included in the Christian Gospel of Luke. Over the centuries, this designation has been repurposed into a common metaphor that describes any charitable, helpful, or selfless individual. For example, a good Samaritan can be a person who helps a stranger change a flat tire or habitually donates ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Austin Has Been Invaded by an Influx of E-Bikes & E-Scooters Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 21-Mar-2019 In the last decade, Americans have greatly benefited from advancements in mobile application technology. Rideshare giants Uber and Lyft have completely revolutionized the transportation industry, and their individual success stories have inspired Bird and Lime to try their hand at e-bikes and e-scooters. While these recreational transportation devices aren’t exactly new technology, being ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 Safety Tips to Prevent a Bicycle Accident Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 21-Aug-2018 While bicycling is a favored method of transportation for many Texas citizens, it is, unfortunately, not the safest travel option. Each year, countless bicyclists are involved in collisions and accidents that lead to severe injuries and tragic fatalities. In fact, between 2007 and 2012, there were over 12,000 injuries and nearly 300 reported fatalities in Texas. Unlike other transportation ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 4 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.