A GUIDE TO SOUTH CAROLINA

Bicycle Accidents

PER YEAR, SOUTH CAROLINA AVERAGES

BICYCLE ACCIDENTS 

500

90

%

6

%

of bicycle accidents result in injuries

involved property damage

NOT ALL BICYCLE-MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS OCCUR IN THE STREETS

Potholes Faulty traffic lights or signs Wet or icy roadways Poor lighting

BICYCLE-CAR ACCIDENTS CAN ALSO BE TRIGGERED BY CIRCUMSTANCES LIKE:

Bicyclist and motorists that experiences non-street accidents that in occur in parking lots or parks, etc. may have legal claim against others involved...

INCLUDING THE CITY OR BUSINESSES.

THE CITY OR BUSINESS HAVE A DUTY TO MAINTAIN A SAFE ENVIRONMENT.

BE SURE TO DOCUMENT EVIDENCE OF THE BICYCLE ACCIDENT.

Victims must prove that the damages of the accident are a direct result of the involved parties.

YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR ACCIDENT: 

Emotional distress

Lost wages & future earnings

Property damage

YOU MAY RECEIVE COMPENSATION FOR:

YOU MAY RECEIVE COMPENSATION FOR:

Pain &  suffering

Medical injuries & bills.

Continuing medical treatment

ACCORDING TO  SOUTH CAROLINA LAW,

contributory & comparative negligence will factor into your compensation.

If you contribute to the accident, contributory negligence may prevent your from recovering compensation if your fault is more than the at-fault driver.

Contact our experienced team of attorneys and we will assess your case at no cost to you. 

IF YOU HAVE BEEN IN A RECENT BICYCLE ACCIDENT

GET THE FIRM BEHIND YOU

With Steinberg Law Firm, you have a team of lawyers who will fight for your rights and the compensation you deserve.

Call now for your free consultation