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How Can I Avoid a Bicycle Accident in Austin?

Get Free Advice by Calling Our Austin Injury Lawyers Today Now that spring has arrived, people are beginning to enjoy the Austin weather from the comfort of their bicycle seats. Austin is home to a large number of cyclists, and city officials are continuing to improve the area to make it more bike friendly. However, the Austin Police Department reported…
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Are Bicycle Accident Rates Declining in Austin?

According to data from Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services, bicycle accidents have been on a steady decline in Austin over the last five years. However, some parts of the city still remain hazardous to bicyclists. 2012 was one of the most dangerous years on record for Austin bicyclists, leading the city to plan for and construct hundreds of new bike…
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28-Year-Old Cyclist Dies after Flat Tire Causes Her to Fall Into Austin Traffic

On October 29, a cyclist was killed in Austin when she fell from her bicycle and into traffic after her tire blew out. According to the Department of Public Safety, the woman was on a 40-mile bike ride with other cyclists at the time of the fatal accident. Officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety stated that the 28-year-old…
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