Bike Accidents

Bike accidents can be particularly traumatic, often resulting in serious injuries to cyclists who have minimal protection compared to motorized vehicle occupants. Geoff Trachtenberg is keenly aware of the risks cyclists face and the challenges they encounter when seeking justice after an accident. His extensive experience as a personal injury attorney in Arizona, combined with a personal commitment to advocating for cyclists’ rights, positions him as a powerful ally for victims of bike accidents. Geoff’s approach is thorough and compassionate, focusing on securing the compensation victims need to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering, as well as advocating for safer roads for all cyclists. With Geoff Trachtenberg, you have more than just legal representation; you have a partner dedicated to your recovery and your rights.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Common causes include drivers failing to yield, opening car doors into a cyclist's path, distracted driving, and collisions at intersections.

Ensure your safety, seek medical attention, document the accident scene and your injuries, and avoid negotiating with the driver. Contact Geoff Trachtenberg to discuss your legal options.

Yes, you can still claim compensation even if you weren’t wearing a helmet, though it may impact the assessment of your injuries and the compensation awarded.

Fault is determined by examining evidence such as traffic camera footage, witness statements, and the accident report. Geoff’s experience is crucial in building a strong case.

Compensation can include medical bills, rehabilitation costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, and punitive damages in cases of gross negligence.

In Arizona, the statute of limitations for personal injury claims is typically two years from the accident date, but consulting with Geoff early can help protect your rights.

You may have options through your own insurance if you have uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. Geoff can help navigate these complex scenarios.

Geoff can evaluate your case, handle negotiations with insurance companies, and, if necessary, represent you in court to ensure you receive fair compensation.

Yes, Arizona has laws designed to protect cyclists, including requirements for passing cyclists safely and recognizing bikes as legal road vehicles. Geoff can explain how these laws apply to your case.

Geoff's dedication to justice, combined with his deep understanding of the challenges cyclists face and his track record of success in personal injury litigation, makes him an ideal choice for representing bike accident victims.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, don't navigate this difficult time alone. Contact me, Geoff Trachtenberg, today for a free case evaluation. Let's discuss how I can help you achieve the justice and compensation you deserve. Together, we can turn this challenging chapter of your life into a story of resilience and recovery.