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  • What Causes Bike Accidents?
    What Causes Bike Accidents?

    Although several laws and regulations exist to protect bicyclists’ use of the road and their right of way privileges, accidents still happen. It is estimated that one in 20 bicyclists are injured each ...

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  • Recent Bike Events Highlight Cycling Safety
    Recent Bike Events Highlight Cycling Safety

    By: Dan Hausman Over the past few years, Washington D.C. has seen a rise in the number of people who use bicycles to get around the city. There are numerous factors that have led to an increase in ...

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  • What Are Bicyclists’ Rules of the Road?
    What Are Bicyclists’ Rules of the Road?

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) , bicycles on the roadway are vehicles with the same rights and responsibilities as motorized vehicles. They must observe the ...

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  • Bicycle Safety 101
    Bicycle Safety 101

    Biking is an efficient and eco-friendly means of transportation. It is a much cheaper mode of transport than vehicles; we do not have to spend money on gas and very minimal funds on maintenance. ...

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  • $5.25M Wrongful Death Verdict is First For a Fatal U.S. Bikeshare Accident
    $5.25M Wrongful Death Verdict is First For a Fatal U.S. Bikeshare Accident

    By: Allan M. Siegel What’s believed to be the nation’s first wrongful death award over a fatal bikeshare accident was recently handed down by a jury in Cook County, Illinois. According to Chicago ...

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  • DC Bicycle Safety Advocate Struck and Killed by Driver of Stolen Van
    DC Bicycle Safety Advocate Struck and Killed by Driver of Stolen Van

    By: Allan M. Siegel Our legal team at Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. would like to express our condolences for the loss of Dave Salovesh, a longtime member of the DC cycling community and ...

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