The Cycle Accident Claims blog

Why Are More People Choosing E-bikes in the UK?

Posted on Oct 21, 2019

If you’re like me, you may have started to notice a lot more e-bikes out and about in London lately. But why are more people buying e-bikes in the UK than ever before? And what should you first consider before purchasing and riding one yourself?

The Dangers of Debris on the Road Surface

Posted on Sep 04, 2019

As a solicitor and keen cyclist I am often asked by fellow cyclists about accidents that occur when the bike is taken from beneath them due to the wheels coming into contact with loose stones, chippings and shale on the surface of the road.

What Is Dooring?

Posted in Lifestyle on Aug 20, 2019

A recent tragedy involving a professor who was killed as she cycled in central London has brought the dangers of “dooring” into sharp focus again.

The 5 Biggest Risks to Cyclists

Posted on Jul 22, 2019

As with any road user, cyclists face a serious risk of injury when riding on our UK roads. However, riding with caution and maintaining awareness of surroundings will significantly reduce the chances of being involved in an accident.

Bespoke Road Cycling Weekend in Girona

Posted in Lifestyle on Jul 04, 2019

Ever dreamed of a cycling trip in a breath-taking area of the world? Cycle Accident Claims Solicitor Jan Canter did just that and cannot recommend the north-eastern city of Girona, Spain enough. Read his journal-like article below to discover his unique experience.

Cyclists Invisible to Car Drivers

Posted on Jun 24, 2019

Last week a case was published in Cycling Weekly involving a lady in the centre of London who walked into the path of a cyclist crossing a road while looking at her mobile phone. The judge in the civil court found the cyclist 50% liable for the losses suffered by the pedestrian. Recently, I also had my own claim settled also on the basis of a 50/50 settlement.

Cycle Accident Cases Settled in the Past 2 Years

Posted on Jun 06, 2019

Cycle Accident Claims Management pride themselves on a fantastic settlement record thanks to the passionate, hard-working staff behind the name. One of these staff members is Solicitor Jan Canter, who offers over 25 years' experience. Learn more about his more recent settlements.

Road Works Don’t Consider Cyclists

Posted on Apr 23, 2019

Despite all the noble words uttered by politicians, the investment in all things cycling remains woeful in the United Kingdom and frustratingly, cycle lanes continue to be ignored when planning new and upgraded road works.
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