Bicycle Injury Lawyer, Criminal Defense Lawyer

Milwaukee

230 West Wells Street - Suite 706

Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203


 

Tel - 414.207.4426

Madison

5976B Executive Drive

Fitchburg, WI 53719


 

Tel - 608.320.6710

 

Wisconsin Bike Crash Facts

According to WI DOT in 2012 a bicyclist was injured or killed every 8.3 hours.  That is a lot of crashes.  Things you can do to avoid getting hit by a car whilst riding include:

1. Wear high visibility clothing neon colors stand out the best;

2. Use extra caution at intersections-this is where approximately 90% of collisions occur;

3. Try your best to avoid roads frequented by road rage drivers who hhate bicyclists;

4. Never bike in the opposite direction of traffic;

5. Be especially careful when you notice a car facing you at an intersection about to turn left, this is the most common motor vehicle vs. bicycle crash scenario.