Why do bike accidents occur? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

The most common factors Virginia bike accidents attorneys see in their cases include:

  • Motorist fails to see the cyclist.
  • Driver or passenger in a vehicle opens the door into the cyclist.
  • Motorist fails to stop for a red light or stop sign.
  • Motorist distracted by a phone or other electronic device.
  • Motorist was speeding.
  • Motorist was engaging in aggressive driving.