Bicycle accidents often lead to serious accident injuries. Many of these injuries can become life-threatening in nature. As seen in the Chicago-area bicycle accidents that have been summarized on this site, a variety of accident injuries have resulted from such crashes.
As discussed on the “Chicago Bicycle Accidents” and “Chicago Bicycle Accident Injuries” pages, bicycle accidents can happen for many reasons. Many such accidents are the fault of other parties such as motorists. Riding in urban settings, in heavy traffic, can present many potential challenges to safe riding.
Due to many factors, cyclists who are injured during a crash that is not their fault often seek compensation for their accident injuries through the filing of a personal injury lawsuit. These lawsuits can seek various types of compensation, depending upon such factors as the type and severity of the injuries as well as the hardships caused by these injuries.