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Bicycle Accidents Attorneys
in Altoona, Pennsylvania

Are you a bicyclist that’s been harmed in a collision with a negligent motorist? If so, you may have the grounds to seek restitution for your injuries. For more than 100 years, ​ Goldstein Heslop Steele Clapper Oswalt & Smith (GHSCOS) has been advocating on the behalf of individuals and families who have fallen victim to negligence. Over that time, we have helped countless clients secure proper compensation and move on from their accidents with the relief and dignity they deserve.

Discuss your legal options with Altoona bicycle accident lawyers committed to serving you.

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Why Bicycle Accidents Are so Dangerous

When a collision between two motor vehicles occurs, all drivers and passengers usually have the advantage of cabin safety features-along with being protected from a direct impact. Bicyclists, however, do not have this luxury and motorist negligence can inflict life-altering, even life-threatening trauma.

What does motorist negligence look like in bicycle accidents?

  • Drift into bicycle lanes and road shoulders

  • Not looking before exiting a vehicle (door injuries)

  • Tailgating (following cyclists too closely)

  • Failing to properly signal at an intersection

  • Distracted driving due to personal devices, smartphones, etc.

  • Impaired driving due to drugs or alcohol

  • Speeding

Why GHSCOS Is the Right Choice

Whether you need to fight an insurance company that has failed to properly recognize your injuries or the negligent driver that hurt you in open court, our firm is ready to handle your case. At GHSCOS, we have built our reputation on thorough preparation of our clients’ claims and our consultations with experts when necessary. The result is an exacting and aggressive approach to recovering the compensation our clients deserve.

Start exploring your options with us today. Use our online form to request a consultation with our advocates today.