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Quadriplegic Bicycle Accident Victim Sues City of Columbus Ohio

October 29, 2012

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A bicyclist who became a quadriplegic after an accident in the city of Columbus, Ohio, partially caused by large potholes on a city road, was awarded $1.25 million in a recent settlement agreement with Columbus City Council. The decision puts cities across the state of Ohio on notice that they can be held liable if […]

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Bicycle Accidents and Bicycle Accident Injuries

October 23, 2012

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In the past 15 years, fatalities involving bicycle riders have dropped 25 percent from 830 deaths in 1995 to 615 in 2010.  Reported injuries involving bicyclists have also dropped by about 16 percent, from 61,000 to 52,000 nationally. Based on the latter statistics and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) report that bicyclists represent […]

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