Bicycle Accidents

Austin Bicycle Accident Attorney

Injured? Turn to The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC for Help.

Because Austin's weather allows for year-round cycling, there is never a shortage of bicyclists in and around the city. Coupled with the rise of "green" sensibilities, there seems to be more and more riders on the road. However, with this growing numbers of riders comes the potential for a growing number of serious bicycle accidents.

Like pedestrians, when bicyclists are struck by a motor vehicle, they often suffer very serious injuries. If you or a loved one has suffered a serious cycling injury due to driver negligence, it is important that you are fully compensated. We at The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC can help you obtain the compensation you need for your bicycle accident injuries.

Pursuing Maximum Compensation for Your Injuries

The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC is ready to do everything we can to recover the maximum compensation to which you are entitled by law. While we know that insurance companies will do everything they can to deny payouts in these cases, we will bring our comprehensive knowledge to undertake the needed discovery and investigation to ready the case for litigation, if necessary. Don't wait to call our skilled bicycle accident lawyer in Austin for the help you need.

After a bicycle accident, it is important to take the following steps:

  • Do not discuss the accident with the driver or their insurance company
  • Do not wait to seek medical assistance, even if you think you're fine
  • Write down your recollection of the accident while your memory is fresh
  • Take photos of the scene, including any injuries and property damage
  • Do not get rid of your bike or have it repaired before filing a claim

Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents in Texas

If you were hit by a negligent motorist while riding your bike, you deserve to be compensated for all of your losses. When you work with the Austin bicycle accident attorney at The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC, we can help you hold the responsible party accountable by proving that their carelessness, recklessness, or negligence caused your injuries.

Some of the most common causes of bicycle accidents include:

  • Motorists failing to look for cyclists before making a turn
  • Motorists driving carelessly, recklessly, or at dangerous speeds
  • Motorists cutting off bicyclists or attempting to pass around them
  • Motorists driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • Motorists texting or using their cell phone while driving

We Handle Injury Cases on a Contingency Fee Basis

The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC handles all personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that, as our client, you will not pay for our services unless we obtain compensation for you. You can retain our top-notch legal representation without having to worry about how much it will cost. Our Austin bicycle accident lawyer is committed to your recovery, so we encourage you to get in touch with us as soon as possible so that we can begin working on your case.

Please contact us today to learn how we can help you. Your initial consultation is free!