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Category: Bicycle Accidents

New York City Bike Safety Program In Place

April 8, 2018 NY Accident News

In New York, intersections can be some of the most dangerous places. Drivers and pedestrians are all hurrying to get to their destinations and often have little regards for the others around them. While bike riders and drivers must share the road, soon they will be operating under different rules. …

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Avoiding a Bicycle Accident : Tips for Motorcylists and Bicyclists

July 6, 2017 Frekhtman & Associates

On June 17, an 80-year-old cyclist was killed when he was struck by a charter bus in the Chelsea section of Manhattan explains a NYC bicycle accident attorney. Unfortunately, he was the second cyclist struck and killed by a bus in the Chelsea neighborhood in the same week. Sadly, these two men were the …

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Bike Crash Lawyers Discuss $4.8M Settlement Paid To Cyclist Injured on City Sidewalk

June 14, 2017 Frekhtman & Associates

In 2014, Clifford Brown launched 28-feet in a bike crash in San Diego that left him with several missing teeth, torn ligaments, and brain damage according to Arkady Frekhtman, one of the bike crash lawyers at the F&A injury law firm. He blamed the crash on a poorly kept section …

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NYC Bike Accident Attorney Discusses Bicycle Riding Safety in the New York area

December 8, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

Many native New Yorkers and tourists greatly enjoy riding bicycles around town when we’re not facing bad weather explains Arkady Frekhtman, a New York City bike accident attorney at the F&A injury law firm in Manhattan. In fact, Citibank’s bike sharing program can help nearly everyone get around Manhattan, Queens, …

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Bicycle Accident Lawyers Discuss Tragic Nassau County Crash

July 22, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

Nassau County police said that a Ford Explorer driven by a 57-year-old woman struck two bicyclists, clipped the car and ran into a home, causing the front porch to collapse. The crash occurred on New South Road in Hicksville during the afternoon of Wednesday, June 29 explain NYC bicycle accident …

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NYC Bike Crash Lawyers Discuss Cyclist-Pedestrian Accidents

July 19, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

Although less frequent and usually much less severe than cyclist-motor vehicle accidents, collisions between cyclists and pedestrians do also occur explains an attorney at the F&A injury law firm, NYC bike crash lawyers. A recent study found that “in New York State alone, there were approximately 1000 pedestrians struck by …

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Bicycle Accident Lawyers Discuss Tragic Brooklyn Crash

May 16, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

A Brooklyn crash where 12th Street meets Avenue P led to a loss of life. According to police, the crash occurred just before 10 p.m. on Monday, May 9. Accident Details A black Infiniti on East 12th Street reportedly had a green light as it approached the intersection. However, a …

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Bike Crash Lawyers discuss how injured accident victims can obtain medical care under NY’s No Fault law

April 12, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

Nobody wants to get into a bicycle crash, but sometimes it just can’t be helped. Crashes are even more common when commuting in an urban environment where congested streets are regular. If you find yourself in an accident, it’s important to work with bike crash lawyers that know all about no-fault laws. …

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A Bicycle Accident Can Change Your Life

April 1, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

As more Americans have recognized the health benefits of bicycling, the number of bikes on the road has increased. Unfortunately, so have the number of bicycle accidents; according to the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, 743 bicyclists were killed in 2013. An estimated 48,000 bicyclists were injured in the same …

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Bicycle Accident Lawyers discuss Dooring: A Small Mistake Can Result in a Big Bicycle Accident

March 31, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

According to data from the League of American Bicyclists, the number of people commuting by bicycle increased by 62% between 2000 and 2014. Unfortunately, not all motorists are accustomed to watching for cyclists; a motorist’s lack of awareness can sometimes cause severe injury or even death. One way that inattentive …

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