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The Chelsea Bicycle Accident Lawyers at Michael J. Redenburg, Esq., have been representing injured bicyclists for over a decade. We are familiar with the unique challenges under the New York Law faced by injured cyclists or by the families who lost a loved one in a bike accident in Chelsea. Call us at 212-240-9465 for a free consultation.
Cyclists injured in bicycle accidents in Chelsea face unique legal challenges under the laws of New York State which require an intricate knowledge and specific experience relating to bicyclists rights.
Our personal injury attorneys advocate for their clients’ full financial recovery through detailed, meticulous preparation for trial from the outset. Although probably only about five percent (5%) of cases actually go to trial, preparing every case as if trial is going to happen means that we know your case in and out; the good and the bad.
A lot of the bicycle accident cases in Chelsea, New York involve:
Chelsea bicycle accidents can also happen because of other factors which are often unique to the operation of a bicycle. They can be due to environmental issues like:
Another scenario somewhat unique to Chelsea, New York is when a bicyclist is struck by an errant pedestrian or a bike-delivery operator.
Bicyclists have to obey the same rules of the road and be accorded the same rights as the operators of all other vehicles pursuant to New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law § 1231. However, a bicyclist is considered a pedestrian under the No-Fault Law in New York and is, thus, entitled to No-Fault coverage under most circumstances.