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Bicycle Accident

San Diego to Pay $1 Million to Injured Cyclist

Cyclist Lying On The Road After An Accident Cyclists face many hazards while navigating Chula Vista and San Diego roadways..

If you have been involved in a bicycle accident in San Diego County, you need to consult with an experienced bicycle attorney.

At the Law Offices of Bruce S. Meth, we have over 60 years of combined experience handling all kinds of bicycle accidents. There is no substitute for experience when you have been injured or are in need of help.

We know how to hold the insurance company accountable for the negligence of their insured driver. Having an experienced attorney with many years of practice in this area offers you the best opportunity to receive all of your damages including pain and suffering, emotional distress, loss of earnings, and medical bills.

Section 21200 of the California Vehicle Code provides that bicyclists have the same rights and responsibilities as drivers of motor vehicles.

Therefore, as a bicyclist, you must follow the same laws that you have to when driving a motor vehicle.

It is also important to understand that bicyclists have the right to take the lane under certain circumstances:

  • When preparing for a left turn
  • When passing
  • When avoiding road hazards
  • When a lane is too narrow to share and when approaching a place where a right turn is a hazard

It is also important to note that all drivers give cyclists a three feet cushion of space when passing or driving alongside a bicyclist.

Drivers are also prohibited from obstructing a designated bike lane.

At the Law Offices of Bruce S. Meth, we will make certain that you get quality medical care so you can get back to enjoying your life as soon as possible.

Please also remember to always stay alert while riding and never talk on a cell phone while riding your bike. Also, when riding your bike, make sure you are wearing bright clothing and gear so you become more visible to all drivers. Lastly, always wear a helmet.

Typical injuries that occur in a bicycle accident may include:

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Head injure
  • Lacerations
  • Neck injurie
  • Herniated discs
  • Concussion
  • Post-traumatic concussion syndrome
  • Fractures
  • Knee injuries
  • Deaths

Do not trust an insurance company to protect your interests. Let an experienced bicycle accident attorney work with you each step of the way during your recovery. We will not let an insurance company take advantage of you. We will fight for every dollar that you deserve. We want you to concentrate on your recovery while we work diligently to maximize your financial settlement.

Call us for a free consultation with Attorney Meth or Attorney Leuck, by telephone, in our office, your home, or hospital, at (619) 691-8942. We are happy to assist you.

*Handling bicycle accidents in Chula Vista, San Diego, National City, Imperial Beach, Coronado, Bonita, Eastlake, and nearby areas.

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Client Reviews
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Highly recommend anyone that is looking to find an excellent injury attorney- go to the man Bruce Meth. Him and his colleague Jared Leuck work very hard and I’m very, very happy with the outcome of my case. My mother has been a client as well and we definitely recommend them. Some of the finest attorneys in San Diego! Jackie S.
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Caring, honest accident lawyers are hard to find. After my incident involving an underinsured driver, Bruce Meth worked diligently on my case and achieved a very satisfactory result. Attorney Meth listened to my concerns, clearly explained my options, and kept me informed about progress on my case. I recommend him (five stars!) without reservation. Christine B.
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Bruce and his staff are excellent in the way they handled my case. They were quick, efficient, and outstanding. Bruce communicated throughout the case and we got satisfaction for our car crash settlement. Bruce was there for us when we needed a skilled attorney to help us navigate through all the legalese and situations that arose during the entire process. We would recommend Bruce Meth for anyone who has a personal injury case. Dean F.
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The service provided by all the staff at the office off attorney Bruce Meth was exceptional. They made me feel at peace when I was in one of the most stressful moment of my life, I received periodical phone calls and e-mails to check on me and to see how the treatment was working out for me. Mr Bruce explained everything in terms that I could understand and made me and my husband feel like family. I couldn’t be more happy of the outcome of my case, he worked hard to get me the best settlement possible. Marya L.
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Jared Leuck handled my auto accident case in a professional and expedient fashion. When we first met, I was unsure whether I should proceed on my own or use his services. He objectively and accurately explained to pros and cons of each option. Shortly thereafter I enlisted his services. I am so happy I did. All through the process, he patiently took the time to explain each step. I was extremely satisfied with the outcome of the experience. I appreciate his diligent efforts and highly recommend him. Donald H.