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  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

This is the final of a four part series about the legal duties of motorists and cyclists in common collision scenarios.  Increased awareness of common collisions, and how they can be avoided by meeting your legal driving and riding duties,

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

There’s a sweet, environmental justice when congested traffic slows and cycling commuters are able to gain ground. But there’s also considerable danger.   This is the third of a four part series highlighting motorist and cyclist collision scenarios. My hope is

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

This is my second of a series, describing scenarios where a motorist and cyclist were each found legally responsible for a collision.  In each scenario, the collision could have been completely avoided had either the motorist, or the cyclist, taken

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

In each of the scenarios I provide, the collision would have been avoided had the motorist met the standard of driving care we reasonably expect of motorists. But correspondingly, each collision would also have been avoided had the cyclist

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

The word "accident", and it’s connotation of unaccountable inevitability, is getting in the way of taking important steps to fix an ongoing, and growing, road safety disaster.