- Children under the age of 15 are five times more likely to be injured in a bicycle-related crash than older riders.
- One of the leading rider errors among children is not wearing a bicycle helmet.
- 75% of bike-related fatalities could have been prevented through the proper use of a bike helmet.
- Bicycle helmets, when worn properly, reduce the risk of serious brain injury by almost 90%.
If you or someone you know has been injured as a result of a bicycle crash and there are questions about what laws apply, e-mail or call us at ABRAMS LANDAU, Ltd. (703-796-9555).