Pedal Lawyer For People Injured In Bicycle And Pedestrian Accidents

Although all accidents change lives in a blink of an eye, bicycle and pedestrian accident victims often suffer greater and more catastrophic injuries than those injured inside the protection of a vehicle. Broken bones are common. Spinal cord and traumatic brain injuries frequently occur.

California Bicycle Accident Victims Need A Lawyer Who Understands Two Wheels

Collisions involving bicycles are often caused by:

  • Negligent or drunk automobile and truck drivers
  • Hazardous road conditions
  • Defective products, from poorly made signs and helmets to faulty components of a bike or vehicle

If you or a family member has been injured in a bicycle accident, or you have been the victim of a hit-and-run accident, you need the help of Walnut Creek, California, attorney Scott Sumner. He represents individuals throughout Contra Costa County and the Bay Area.

Twice a serious accident victim himself on two wheels, Scott Sumner can uniquely appreciate the road to recovery and the loss of personal activities and freedom that come with such injuries.

Call The Pedal Lawyer – Also Representing Injured Pedestrians

Scott Sumner has a lifetime of experience as a bicyclist and 25 years’ experience providing legal representation to bicyclists and of handling products liability cases against major manufacturers, including bicycle manufacturers.

Scott applies the same rigor to pedestrian accident cases, including hit-and-run accidents. People on foot who were struck by vehicles in parking lots, crosswalks and shoulders of roadways often suffer similar injuries to those suffered by bicyclists.

He will review all evidence, including police reports, photographs, witness statements and medical records.

Twice a serious accident victim himself on two wheels, Scott Sumner can uniquely appreciate the road to recovery and the loss of personal activities and freedom that come with such injuries.

Compensation For Your Injuries And Losses

Some damages to which you may be entitled include:

  • Current and future medical expenses
  • Long-term medical or nursing care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Job retraining
  • Current and future lost wages
  • Pain and suffering

Scott H.Z. Sumner at Sumner Law brings years of experience to the table. He may consult experts to predict your future medical expenses and lost wages.

Mr. Sumner knows how to negotiate a settlement that is in your best interest. He is an experienced trial lawyer who fights as necessary for you to receive all the compensation you are eligible for.

Contact Sumner Law to discuss your bicycle or pedestrian injury case today. Call now at 925-278-6170 or email us for a free consultation.