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What Bicyclists Should Do After An Accident

October 29, 2021 | Category: Bike Accidents | Share

“Bicycle and motor vehicle accidents happen frequently in Southwest Florida. When a bicyclist is injured, or tragically dies, in an unthinkable accident with a motor vehicle, our Fort Myers bicycle accident attorneys are here to assist victims 24/7,” said Attorney Randall Spivey of Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. “Compensation can be obtained through a personal injury or wrongful death legal action. This compensation can be used to defray medical expenses, rehabilitation expenses, long-term care expenses, funeral and burial expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.”

Florida Accident Form - SpiveyLawAfter an accident, bicyclists should seek medical attention immediately, report any injuries, and cooperate with EMTs and law enforcement officers. Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. has a “Florida Accident Form” that can be downloaded and kept in a handy place on the bicycle.

The “Florida Accident Form” lists the steps bicycle accident victims should take after an accident, including remaining at the scene and staying calm. Victims should get as much information as possible and complete the “Florida Accident Form” while at the scene, if possible. Pictures of the accident scene and damages to the bicycle and other vehicles involved in the accident can be used in any personal injury lawsuit. If the negligent driver should leave the scene of the crash, any witness information, including name, address, and contact information will help achieve the goals of getting the compensation to which injured victims are entitled.

It is very important to seek legal advice from Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. immediately following a bicycle accident caused by a negligent driver. Crash reports need to be carefully analyzed, and witness statements need to be taken before information is forgotten. Evidence must be preserved before it is either destroyed or lost. Our expert bicycle accident team will deal with insurance companies to maximize any recovery for accident victims and/or their families.

“We represent people involved in numerous types of personal injury and wrongful death accidents throughout the state of Florida. All our clients have unique personal injury cases. Our firm provides personal contact and communication along with aggressive representation. There are no costs or attorney fees until we receive a monetary recovery for accident victims,” said Attorney Spivey.

Fort Myers Bicycle Accident Attorney Randall L. Spivey is a Board-Certified Trial Attorney – the highest recognition for competence bestowed by the Florida Bar and a distinction earned by just one (1%) percent of Florida attorneys.  He has handled over 2,000 personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout Florida.  For a free and confidential consultation to discuss your legal rights, contact the Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A., in Lee County at 239.337.7483 or toll-free at 1.888.477.4839, or by email to  Visit for more information.  You can contact Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, Charlotte County at 941.764.7748 and in Collier County at 239.793.7748.












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