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Bicycle Laws and Safety Tips to be Aware of

By Ian Silverthorne |

If you’re a bicyclist, it’s important to be aware of the laws that apply to you in order to prevent bicycle accidents. States have different laws in regards to bicycles and bicycle safety, but there are some general rules you should know. Bicycles are considered vehicles for traffic law purposes. This means you should ride… Read More »

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Three Feet for Safety Act & Bicycle Accidents

By Ian Silverthorne |

According to data reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), each year hundreds of bicyclists and other pedalcyclists die and tens of thousands are injured as a result of vehicular collisions.  Biking is a popular way to exercise, commute, and enjoy the outdoors, but cyclists remain vulnerable on the road. However in a crash… Read More »

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Common Causes of Bike Accidents

By Ian Silverthorne |

More and more people are turning to bicycles as a form of transportation in order to save money and get in great shape. Our accident attorney reports that as a result, the number of bicycle accidents has increased in recent years. Here are some of the most common causes of bike accidents so that… Read More »

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Need-to-Know Facts About Bicycle Accidents

By Ian Silverthorne |

The California Highway Patrol identifies cars or trucks that make unsafe turns are among the common causes for bicycle accidents. This statistic is underscored by recent events in San Mateo County. KCBS has reported on the death of a bicyclist on Skyline Boulevard. According to law enforcement sources, a minivan made a left turn in front of the bike…. Read More »

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Bicycle Accidents on the Road

Monarch Beach Bicycle Accidents

By Ian Silverthorne |

Bicycling is becoming increasingly popular here in Orange County. Unfortunately, an increase in bicyclists means there is an increase in the number of bicycle accidents on the road. If you are new to bicycling or just need a review on the various points of bicycle safety and etiquette please read below for our list… Read More »

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Bike Riding in Orange County

Bicycle Accidents in Orange County, California

By Ian Silverthorne |

Bike riding in Orange County has become more popular than ever. Whether it is for exercise, commuting to work, or just cruising down to the beach all must observe the specific laws made for bicyclists. Bicycle laws in California Bicyclists have all the rights and responsibilities of vehicle drivers. It is against the law to… Read More »

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