According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Adminstration (NHTSA), 726 cyclists were killed and an additional 50,000 injured in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2014. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports most cycling injuries are to arms and legs with head injuries on the rise. From the late ‘90s to now bike injuries increased 28%, and hospitalizations after bike injury increased from 5.1 to 11.2 per 100,000 U.S. adults, a 120% rise.
At CaseyGerry, we understand the allure of biking, and since many of us are avid cyclists we can empathize on its benefits versus risks. If you or someone you love is injured in a cycling accident due to negligence or faulty components, reaching out to us immediately is crucial. We take our role in carefully examining each case very seriously and will work tirelessly on your case.