Over the past few years, we’ve seen a series of devastating accidents in Chicago and nearby cities where cyclists were killed after colliding with right-turning trucks. The City of Chicago responded to this by passing a new ordinance requiring city-contracted trucks to install side guards and additional mirrors. The ordinance is to be implemented in […]
Category: Bicycle Accidents
A lot of bicyclist don’t get medical treatment right away. We think it is mostly due to the adrenaline pumping so hard that they feel ok.
Have you noticed those brightly colored bikes and scooters on Chicago streets lately? Chances are, you’ve encountered one of those “dockless” vehicles – bicycles and scooters that can be rented without the need for docking stations. Equipped with digital locking mechanisms, these two-wheelers can be unlocked with a paid smartphone app and then digitally locked […]
“Dooring” is illegal in Chicago – Chicago Bicycle Accident Attorney Cyclists in Chicago should be aware that dooring isn’t just an unfortunate side effect of riding in a big city; it’s a legal accident and is considered the fault of the motorist. If you’re a regular cyclist in Chicago, know your rights and report motorists […]