Compassionate and Dedicated Eugene Bike Accident Lawyers
With over seven decades of collective experience, the bicycle accident attorneys at Dwyer, Williams, Potter LLP have a 98 percent success rate in representing personal injury victims throughout Oregon. Many of the attorneys and staff at our Eugene bicycle accident law firm are bicycle enthusiast ourselves and we understand the unique vulnerability of Eugene cyclists as well as the negative attitude and inconsiderate behaviors that can be exhibited toward them by motor vehicle drivers.
The bicycle accident attorneys at Dwyer Williams Potter LLP diligently seek the full measure of compensation that Eugene bicycle accident victims need to cover medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, disability and disfigurement, loss of services or companionship of a spouse, and even punitive damages in the case of particularly egregious conduct.
Common Factors in a Bike Accident
The general bias that many drivers have toward bicyclists can lead to dangerous driving practices that put bicyclists at risk of being involved in a serious cycling accidents. There are many factors that contribute to Eugene bicycling accidents, but some of the most common include:
- Motorists who are not focusing all of their attention on the road (i.e. distracted drivers)
- Drunk drivers or those impaired by drugs
- Rude drivers who do not respect cyclist
- Poorly maintained streets with potholes, oil deposits or other unsafe pavement conditions
- Riders who disregard traffic laws and traffic controls
- Aggressive drivers and road rage
- Drivers who do not allow bicyclists appropriate space on the side of the road
Common Injuries Caused by Bicycle Accidents
Serious bicycle accidents frequently result in catastrophic injuries that can lead to permanent disability, unemployability, and which almost always have a negative impact on your family relationships and your ability to enjoy life. Some of the serious injuries that can result from Eugene bicycle accidents include:
- Head and brain injuries
- Loss of bodily or mental functioning
- Serious injury to internal organs
- Fractures of the extremities, ribs and other bones
- Neck and spinal injuries
We Can Get You The Settlement You Deserve
Our attorneys have experience in all forms of dispute resolution including settlement negotiations, mediation, arbitration, and aggressive litigation. We will handle the insurance hassles and legal issues so that you can focus on recovering from your injuries and getting back to your life, job, and family. Dwyer Williams Potter LLP prides itself on providing zealous advocacy and compassionate representation to Eugene bicycle accident victims.
Call us today at 888-700-4792 for a free evaluation of your bike accident case. We offer a free initial case evaluation and we handle Eugene bicycle accident cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you do not have to pay us any attorney fee unless and until you make a recovery.