We are open and here to serve you using email, phone and video conferencing to take care of our clients and keep them safe! Learn More

Atlanta Personal Injury Attorneys
Call Today 404.907.1594
Free Case Consultation

Fill out the form below to schedule your free case consultation with an attorney.

  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
    Please enter your email address.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
    Please enter your phone number.
    You entered an invalid number.
  • Please enter a message.
    Please select an option.
Understanding Your Rights Find Out if You May Be Entitled to Compensation

Broken Bones from Bicycle Accidents

Most devoted cyclists ride their bikes every day. However, the more time that a cyclist rides his bike, the higher the risk that he will get injured over the course of a year. In fact, many studies indicate that avid bicycle riders sustain approximately one broken bone per year. If a cyclist is thrown off his bike, he can sustain fractures and broken bones easily, as he has little protection other than a helmet. When a cyclist gets hit by a motor vehicle in a parking lot or smashed into by a negligent driver on the road, broken bones and other serious injuries can occur.

However, not every bike crash is caused by a careless and speeding driver. There are many road hazards and dangerous conditions that are the cause of accidents. In fact, many crashes occur due to a bike part malfunctioning or a bicycle rider hitting a pothole, causing the individual to flip off the bike and suffer broken bones. Even minor accidents can cause a cyclist to fracture or break bones.

Bones that usually break include:

  • Collarbone
  • Arm
  • Leg
  • Finger
  • Pelvis
  • Back

Virtually any area of the body that is unprotected in a bicycle accident can leave the individual vulnerable for a bone fracture or broken bone. Although bicycle accident broken bones are not as serious as other possible injuries, such as a spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, etc., they are in no way just a minor injury. A broken bone can cause a cyclist pain and other complications.

Depending on the severity of the break, it can take a cyclist a long time to heal. Injured cyclists may not be able to return to work or take care of themselves, and they may need to depend on someone else for help. When a Georgia bicycle accident occurs and you suffer broken bones or fractures, you will incur medical bills in addition to your pain. Do not suffer your injuries alone.

If someone else was responsible for your bike accident, then you need to seek justice. You may be entitled to medical expenses, physical therapy, time off of work, and more.

Call The Kalka Law Group to speak with a skilled Atlanta personal injury attorney at (404) 907-1594.

What Our Clients Are Saying

  • “Very professional attorney's ”

    Rodney

  • “Because of him, I received a much-needed surgery due to my accident.”

    Robin

  • “Best law firm in Atlanta ”

    Kytonia

  • “They have been nothing but professional, knowledgeable, and attentive.”

    David P.

  • “Amazing Job!!!!”

    Angelique Turner

  • “Amazing Job!!!!”

    Angelique Turner

  • “Best law firm in Atlanta ”

    Kytonia R.

  • “I have attorneys for life.”

    E Ripley

  • “Their preparation was absolutely impeccable. Never have I seen a case handled and prepared for better.”

    Wayne Koral

  • “His knowledgeable staff is friendly and on top of everything.”

    Mike T.

  • “I was very satisfied with the end result, and would highly recommend The Kalka Law Group for the great service and expert knowledge that they provide!”

    Sabel S.

  • “Best Injury lawyers in town”

    Thanks Bo!!!!

  • “I would recommend this firm without a doubt; Caroline and her team are very professional.”

    Dobson Collins

  • “At all times you displayed professionalism, integrity and compassion.”

    C Icemp

  • “There will never be enough words that can describe the type of lawyer, professional, confidant, and friend that Tony Kalka and Renee Smith have been thru the entire ordeal of my case.”

    Meg B.

Work With a Recognized Legal Team

  • You Pay Nothing Unless We Win
  • Millions of Dollars in Settlements Recovered
  • Selected for Inclusion in Super Lawyers®
  • Included in U.S. News - Best Lawyers®
  • Perfect 10.0 Rating on Avvo
  • Nationally Recognized by Numerous Legal Organizations