Bicycle Accidents

Marianna Bicycle Accident Attorney

Representing Bicycle Accident Claims in Jackson County, FL

With 12 months of sunshine, both recreational and long-distance cyclists take advantage of Florida’s mild weather and bike-friendly accommodations, but it is important to understand the risks involved. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Florida ranks highest for cycling fatalities among the top ten states in this category. The extent of injuries that can occur from a bicycle accident are staggering. When those injuries are caused by the negligence or recklessness of another party, accident victims have the legal right to pursue compensation for the damages they sustain.

Contact a Marianna bicycle accident lawyer at (850) 800-9088 for a free consultation.

At the Law Offices of B. Shannon Saunders, PA, we have seen how a bicycle accident can shatter the lives of victims and their families, which is why we fight for the justice they deserve. If you or someone you love has been harmed in this way, we urge you to call us and let us use our extensive legal experience to help you at this critical time.

What Compensation Can a Cyclist Recover After Being Hit By a Car?

Personal injury laws allow victims of cycling accidents to recover compensation for any of the following damages:

  • Medical treatment expenses
  • Missed work or lost income
  • Pain and suffering or emotional distress
  • Long term treatment or disability
  • Loss of enjoyment of life or consortium

Every bicycle accident is different and the facts of your case will help us better determine the value of your claim. Having a professional bike accident lawyer on your side can ensure that you receive fair compensation for your injuries.

Facts about Bicycle Accidents

A study by the CDC found that bicycle riders are twice as likely to die in an accident than the occupants of passenger cars.

Such accidents are caused in various ways such as:

  • Inattentive motorists
  • Drivers violating traffic laws
  • Drunk or drugged drivers
  • Speeding
  • Drivers opening car doors in the path of a cyclist

Cyclists risk a much higher chance for serious or catastrophic injury, with injuries including traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, neck, back, and hip injuries, fractures, organ damage, and more.

The Law Offices of B. Shannon Saunders, P.A.

Do not expect an insurance company to compensate you adequately in the wake of a bicycle accident. You need a tough, experienced attorney who knows how to fight insurance company ploys designed to pay you as little as possible or nothing at all. Our bicycle accident lawyer in Marianna has been advocating for the rights of accident victims since 1999. You can get started with a free case evaluation today and get started on your bike accident lawsuit.

Call our offices to arrange for your consultation at (850) 800-9088. Our bicycle accident attorney in Marianna proudly represents clients throughout Jackson County.

Client Satisfaction is Our Priority

Clients Share Their Experiences
  • “Shannon and his team are to be commended for the professionalism and excellent knowledge base regarding the law.”

    - Shellie O.
  • “With his knowledge, expertise, and experience, Mr. Saunders helped put my mind at ease when my life seemed to be falling apart.”

    - Valerie S.
  • “Thank you for handling our lawsuit in such a professional yet personal manner.”

    - Dennis & Pat B.

Why Choose Our Firm?

  • Born & Raised in Our Community

    Attorney B. Shannon Saunders is committed to serving the community that served him.

  • Experience & Dedication

    We have a favorable reputation with local courts and judges.

  • Skilled Representation

    We are skilled litigators and negotiators and have recovered hundreds of millions in verdicts.

  • Focused Knowledge

    We are the only firm focusing on personal injury law in the rural counties of the Florida Panhandle.

  • Compassion

    Attorney B. Shannon Saunders takes satisfaction by helping clients resume their lives after they feel they’ve lost everything.

We'll Help You Get Your Life Back on Track

The only thing we want you to do is focus on your recovery and have us handle the rest. Call (850) 800-9088 today!