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Should I have an expert testify in my bicycle accident injury case?

 

Yes, if you have been injured in a bicycle accident, you should use an expert to testify on your behalf. Experts have much more extensive knowledge regarding bicycles, their safety, and design that the average citizen will not have, and Illinois courts will allow a variety of bicycle experts to testify including engineering consultants, bicycle designers, experts in bicycle accident reconstruction, and expert riders and former bicycle racers.

Bicycle experts will look at and analyze all the different aspects of a bicycle accident, including police reports, the actual crime scene, weather conditions at the time of the accident, and the bicycle and its design. They will use all of this information to render an opinion as to what may have happened and what factors contributed to the accident. The use of experts often leads to more successful resolutions in negotiations and maximum compensation when a case proceeds to trial.

If you or a loved one was involved in a bicycle accident through no fault of your own, you deserve compensation for your damages. Using expert testimony in a bicycle accident is just one tool available to you. An experienced personal injury lawyer can walk you through the entire claims process and ensure that you have someone in your corner whether you need help with insurance company negotiations or your bicycle accident case proceeds to trial.

At Mike Agruss Law, we represent clients in Illinois who have suffered personal injuries from a bicycle accident, as well as family members who have lost a loved one in a road accident caused by the negligent or reckless conduct of another person. We know that when a bicycle collides with a vehicle weighing at least 2,000 pounds, the odds are not in the cyclist’s favor and the results can be tragic.

It’s important to consult with an experienced Chicago bicycle accident attorney as soon as possible to protect your rights and determine if you have a valid personal injury claim or wrongful death claim against a reckless or negligent driver. If you were injured in a bicycle accident, contact Mike Agruss Law, for a free consultation.

We see you as a person, not just a client – and that makes us better at what we do. We listen. We learn your story. And, as we help you get the money you deserve, we go above and beyond in a way most law firms never could and never would. Because we’re not just lawyers. And you’re not just a client. We’re friends, neighbors, family. We’re all people and here at Mike Agruss Law, we put People, First.

Helping our clients is about counseling, advocating, and ultimately solving problems. With years of experience successfully representing the people, not the powerful, we will take care of the insurance adjusters, your medical bills, your property damage, your lost wages, and monitor your treatment so you can focus on healing and getting your life back to normal. Our unique formula has earned us over 900 outstanding client reviews on our website, an A+ BBB rating, and over 120 five-star reviews on Google. Call 888-572-0176, e-mail us at [email protected] or schedule a meeting with us here. We’re here 24/7. 

 

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