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October 01, 2019

California Bicycle Accidents in Car Lanes on Narrow Roads

If cars didn’t have to pass cyclists, then undoubtedly there would be fewer cyclist injuries and deaths. In California, a bicycle has all the rights as a car and can drive in any lane a car can. But here’s the catch, if a bike traveling slower than the flow of traffic, then the cyclists must move to the far right-hand side of the lane to allow motorists to pass.

But the catch has exceptions, and one of them is if the road is narrow, then the cyclist can move back to the middle of the lane and the car driver…

   

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.

October 01, 2019

How to Use HOPR Bicycles in Freemont California

Like other shared microbility vehicles, HOPR bikes use an app that can be downloaded to either Android or Apple phones. Once an account is set up, the first time you use it, you get 30 minutes free. Typical pay per ride trips cost $1 to unlock and 15 cents a minute. HOPR offers a 30-day pass for $20 a month which provides unlimited free unlocks and only 10 cents a minute.

For even deeper discounts, those who know they are going to be frequent users can buy a yearly pass at $60 which provides 30 minutes a day free,…

   

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.

October 01, 2019

Despite Increased Attention SF Bike Lanes Routinely Blocked by Cars Trucks

In March of 2019, a woman was killed riding her bike along Howard Street in a bike lane. She swerved to avoid a door opening from a parked car and was run over by a box truck. After an outcry from the biking community, the mayor of San Francisco vowed to increase enforcement of bicycle lane violators by 10 percent.

Many feel that these efforts, while a step in the right direction, are not having an impact on reducing the number of bike lane violators. This begs the question is what good is a bike lane if its filled with…

   

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.

October 01, 2019

Cyclist Severely Injured Riding on Highway 9 in Santa Cruz

A man riding a bicycle on Highway 9 near Encinal Street was hit by a passing vehicle and suffered major injuries. The accident happened around 8 p.m., Thursday, September 26, 2019. According to the Santa Cruz police department, the cyclist was riding with the flow of traffic when he was stuck by a Subaru Forester.

It’s unknown if the cyclist swerved out into the road or what caused the Forester to hit his bike. Santa Cruz Fire Department officials say that the cyclist was in stable condition when he was transported to Santa Clara County trauma Center after sustaining “major…

   

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.

September 27, 2019

Child Riding Bike Hit by Car Seriously Injured

A boy was riding his bike on the River Road U.S. 101 overpass when he was struck by a Toyota. According to police, the accident happened around 6 p.m., Monday, September 25, 2019, when the cyclist crossed the entrance to the onramp to U.S. 101 and the Toyota attempted to turn right onto the onramp.

Police say that the boy wasn’t wearing a helmet when he was struck and was transported by Sheriff’s helicopter to USCF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland. The driver of the Toyota remained at the scene and cooperated with police. Neither drugs nor alcohol were believed…

   

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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