Where roads are not designed with lanes specifically for cyclists there is little room for cars and bikes to share the roadways. Drivers often fail to recognize the need to share the road causing an accident where the cyclist is the one who ends up suffering.
Drivers can cause a bicycle accident by:
We Can Help
If you are a cyclist who has been injured by the fault of another user of the road, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries.
Contact a lawyer at Slater Vecchio to tell your side of the story and learn about the options available to you.
Sammartino v. Hiebert, 1996 BCSC, B822857
Aberdeen v. Township of Langley, 2007 BCSC 993