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Soft Tissue Injuries in Bike Accidents

Experienced Bicycle Accident Attorneys in Orange County

Soft tissue injuries are any injuries that affect the skin, muscles, tendons, and ligaments and they are one of the most common types of bicycle accident-related injuries. Severe soft tissue injuries are most frequently caused by trauma, though overuse and straining can also lead to debilitating soft tissue injuries.

If you suffered soft tissue injuries in a cycling accident, you may be able to recover financial compensation if someone else’s negligence led to the crash. At Bike Legal, our Orange County soft tissue injury lawyers have spent more than 35 years exclusively representing injured cyclists in California and, because many of our key staff members are cyclists themselves, we understand exactly what you are going through and the challenges you face.

To discuss your injury claim with a bicycle accident attorney at our firm during a free initial consultation, call (800) 449-4850 or submit an online contact form.

Examples of Soft Tissue Injuries

Some of the most common soft tissue injuries resulting from bike accidents include:

  • Cuts and lacerations
  • Bruises/contusions
  • Muscle sprains and strains
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Avulsions (open wounds)
  • Scrapes and abrasions

After a bike crash, it is very common for cyclists to experience multiple soft tissue injuries along with other injuries, like clavicle fractures and, in severe cases, spinal cord and traumatic brain injuries. These injuries can be very severe, requiring extensive medical treatment and preventing you from getting back out on your bike for some time. If someone else’s negligence led to your injuries, you shouldn’t have to suffer these and other consequences on your own.

Contact Us for a Free Consultation

For more than 35 years, Bike Legal has been solely focused on representing injured cyclists. We have handled hundreds of claims and recovered more than $300 million for our clients. Because we are both attorneys and cyclists, we understand the complexities of your claim, as well as the unique challenges you face on the road to recovery. Our Orange County soft tissue injury lawyers can help you fight for the maximum compensation you are owed so that you can move forward.

Schedule a free case review by calling (800) 449-4850 or by filling out and submitting our online contact form.

Over $300 Million Recovered for Injured Cyclists

In our 35+ years of handling cycling accidents, we have achieved significant and noteworthy results for our clients, amounting to over $300 million total. Our bicycle accident lawyers have handled hundreds of cycling accident and injury cases, including numerous cases that proceeded to trial—with successful results.
  • Cyclists vs. Auto $4 Million
  • Cyclist Rear-Ended $3 Million
  • Negligent Event Promoter $1.4 Million
  • Cyclist Rear-Ended $500 Thousand
  • Cat 3 Female Cyclist Struck By Car $500 Thousand
  • Cyclist Rear-Ended $500 Thousand
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Hear From Our Clients

  • They are part of the cycling community and fully understand the perspective of the cyclist.

    “They consistently fight for their clients to get superior settlements and have excellent client services.”

    - Vince D.
  • I would strongly encourage anyone seeking an excellent law firm to use Bike Legal.

    “The regular updates helped to reassure us that they were diligently working on our behalf. They always took my calls or returned messages promptly.”

    - JR- Triathlete
  • Thank you Bike Legal for all of your hard work on my case.

    “You were able to recover far more than I ever expected and was able to get back racing quickly!”

    - Sasha R.
  • The Bike Legal team is a generous sponsor for my son's racing team and frequent speaker at our team meetings.

    “When my wife, Alison, was hit by a pickup truck while riding her bike, the Bike Legal team responded to our questions quickly with a precise and understandable manner.”

    - RL- Team Velosport Cyclist
  • They are a must for any case you might have.

    “I greatly appreciate the quick efforts to get me back on my feet and cycling again. Very friendly staff that all worked together to make the process very easy.”

    - RF CAT 1 Cyclist
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Why Work With Us?

We Understand Bike Accidents!
  • Deep Rooted in the Community

    We have a real cycling culture at our law firm.  We are actively involved in the cyclist community and sponsor local teams and events.

  • Superior Results

    Our firm has recovered over $300 million on behalf of cyclists.

  • Experienced Legal Team

    We have been representing cyclists for over 35 years and have handled hundreds of cases.

  • 24/7 Personalized Access

    Speak with our Client Coordinator 24/7 and schedule same-day appointments.

  • Unparalleled Resources

    Our team has the resources and relationships with experts to help you through your medical treatment and build your case quickly to maximize results.

  • Trial-Tested

    We are not afraid to take your case to court to get the best possible outcome.

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