Cycling accidents

cycling

“It was great using your firm, I would like to thank the staff. A big thank you for everything.”

Mr W Southsea
Cycling accident claims can be complex. Our experienced Personal Injury team's solicitors have experience in handling compensation claims for cyclists that have been injured as a result of an accident that was not their fault.

Cycling accidents may be caused by poor roads or bad driving. We investigate your claim promptly and thoroughly to advise you if the accident was technically someone else's fault. If it was, we can help you with pressing for maximum compensation and with the process of rehabilitation and getting better.

We have successfully represented claims for:

  • Mountain bike accidents
  • Professional cycling accidents  
  • Commuting and leisure cycle accidents

Our team can provide immediate legal representation and arrange for rehabilitation or physiotherapy required. 

Find out what to do at the scene of a cycling accident and what your rights are, in our cycling guide - What to do if you are in a cycling accident.

Our clients choose BL Claims Solicitors to handle their cycling accident compensation claims because:

  • We have experts in this field which includes our 'Cycling Solicitor' - Oliver Jeffcott
  • We are acknowledged leaders in the field
  • Our legal team has, collectively, many years of experience in winning personal injury claims
  • We talk to our clients in jargon-free language
  • We act quickly so clients get the compensation and care they need as soon as possible
  • You will discuss your case with a highly qualified lawyer right from the outset

If you would like to discuss a cycling accident claim please contact us for a half hour free consultation, where our expert personal injury team can guide you through the process.

0344 620 6600 Would you like us to call you back?

Alternatively you can call us between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday, or use this enquiry form outside office hours. Or if you would prefer you can email us at info@blclaims.co.uk.

Our people

Related Knowledge & Resources

Bike Biz

News

Lawyer argues new claims rules are unfair for cyclists

cycling courier
What can cycle couriers do to protect themselves?

Press Release

Oliver Jeffcott - our cycling solicitor discusses what cycle couriers can do to protect themselves if they are injured whilst making a delivery.

Senior litigator joins personal injury team at BL Claims Solicitors

Press Release

A personal injury specialist with extensive experience in cycling and child abuse cases has joined the team at BL Claims Solicitors.

Prison and Courts Bill announcement –

An announcement from the Ministry of Justice about provisions included in the Prisons and Courts Bill in relation to the reform of whiplash claims will affect people hurt in road traffic accidents, and especially those with personal injuries...

How will cyclists be affected by changes to the law?

Yesterday the government announced several changes to personal injury law. This followed a period of consultation in December and January which included objections from over six thousand cyclists who wrote to ask that the changes were not implemented.

Driver behind wheel
Is driving a right or a privilege?

For many in this country, driving is a rite of passage and of vital importance as a tool for independence. Problems arise with how we treat drivers who show a complete lack of regard for other road users.

Brexit - A travel claims lawyer's perspective

How will the Brexit vote affect travel claims? Whilst the UK has voted to leave the EU, it is not clear as to what that exit will look like or as to how we will construe the laws that we have adopted over the last 40 years.

When the thrill of the open road becomes a bumpy ride

We’ve become a nation of cyclists, taking to the saddle each weekend to beat that challenging climb, take part in organised sportives or simply to enjoy the solitude of the open road.