Baton Rouge Bicycle and Pedestrian Accident Lawyers
Pedestrians and bicyclists must always be aware of motor vehicles on the road. Motorists also have a duty to watch out for others on the road. Unfortunately, during a collision, there is no question about who loses. Accidents between pedestrians or bicyclists and motor vehicles can be devastating, resulting in serious even fatal injuries. At Duncan & Simon, we focus on maximizing recovery for the victims involved in bicycle and pedestrian accidents.
At Duncan & Simon, our goal is to make legal services accessible. We offer a free initial consultation where you can discuss your legal concerns with one of our skilled lawyers. Please call our office at 225-341-7187 or 1-866-920-5654 or send an e-mail message.
Bicycle and pedestrian accident law in Louisiana
Under the law, a motorist must not get within three feet of a bicycle or a pedestrian. Motorists also have a duty to yield to pedestrians and cyclists in certain places. If you or someone you love was recently injured as the result of a negligent or reckless motorist, it is important to protect your rights. We will initiate an immediate investigation to collect all relevant evidence, including witness statements, hospital records, police reports, and photographs of the accident scene.
We are experienced in cases involving:
- Pedestrian accidents with motor vehicles
- Bicycle accidents with motor vehicles
- Crosswalk accidents
- Accidents caused by drivers talking on cell phones
- Negligent or reckless driving
- Hit-and-run injuries
Catastrophic and serious injuries after a bicycle or pedestrian accident
When a pedestrian or bicyclist is hit by car, it is important to seek immediate medical treatment. Our attorneys will help you receive the care you need and to ensure a comprehensive evaluation of your injuries. With the assistance of legal, financial, and medical experts, we will determine the extent of your losses and the value of your recovery.
At every stage, you can trust that we will remain available and attentive, answering all of your questions and your concerns. Our attorneys have positive relationships with local courts, insurance carriers, and defense attorneys throughout the community. They know that we do our homework and are fully prepared to protect our clients’ rights. Read more about our successfully handled claims.
Contact Duncan & Simon to schedule a free initial consultation with our Baton Rouge Louisiana lawyers. Call 225-341-7187 or 1-866-920-5654 or e-mail our office. We are ready to work for you.