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December 11, 2017

Fresno DUI Bicycle Accident Ends Tragically

A man was pulled over this weekend in Fresno California after police noticed his vehicle driving with no tire. According to ABC 30, police arrested the man with Felony Hit and Run, Felony DUI and vehicular manslaughter. Police believe this man fled the scene after hitting a bicyclist from behind.

Tragically, the bicyclist died. The fatal bicycle accident occurred near Weber and Princeton Avenues.

DUI is one of the most common reasons people leave the scene of an accident. Of course, there is never a good reason to not stop and try to help the person that you hit, especially…

   

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November 29, 2017

California Jumps To Third Place In List Of Most Bike-Friendly States in 2017

Even a few Californians were shocked to hear that their home state is now the third most bike-friendly in the USA. That’s according to the 2017 list put out annually by the League of American Bicyclists.

When looking only at West Coast states, California ranked second on the League’s 2017 list. In terms of bike safety policies, California actually ranked first in the nation. The League also noted that California is the sixth best state in the nation in terms of allocating funds to bicycle safety.

California’s high status in…

   

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November 27, 2017

San Francisco Will Improve Biking Conditions On Valencia Street in 2018

On November 14, 2017, members of the San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) announced they will put the “Valencia Street Bikeway Implementation Plan” (VSBIP) into place next year. This plan, which costs approximately $145,000, will look into ways to improve the safety of cyclists on Valencia Street and figure out constructive ways to stop ride-sharing vehicles from double-parking in bike lanes.

This Valencia Street plan is just one of the many additions to the SFCTA’s initiatives across the city. In total, the SFCTA expects to spend about $2.9 million on various programs across San Francisco. All of…

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

November 25, 2017

Hit and Run Bicycle Accidents in Stockton California

On Thursday, November 21, 2017, a 58yr old man was the victim of a hit and run in Stockton California. According to Fox40, the crash occurred on Hammer Lane near Lan Ark Drive shortly after 6PM. Tragically, the man passed away from his injuries. At the time of this article, Stockton Police and the victim’s family are still looking for answers. If you have any information about this terrible accident, please contact Stockton Police. A black SUV may have been involved in the wreck and could have a broken windshield.

Oddly, a 19yr old was also recently killed in…

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

November 25, 2017

San Francisco Bicycle Accidents with Uber and Lyft Vehicles Stopped in Bike Lanes

Well implemented bike lanes improve everyone’s safety and even speed up automobile traffic. However, conflicts with Lyft and Uber drivers parking in designated bike lanes is reaching a fever pitch all across San Francisco. Vehicles pulling into bike lanes and parking in them put San Fancisco’s bicyclists at risk for accidents which simply do not need to happen, including dooring accidents. If you or a loved one is injured in a bicycle lane with an Uber or a Lyft driver, contact the San Francisco Bicycle Accident Lawyers at Bay Area Bicycle Law.

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Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

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