Bicycle-related injuries account for approximately 900 deaths, 23,000 hospital admissions, 580,000 emergency department visits and more than 1.2 million physician visits per year in the United States, resulting in an estimated cost of more than $8 billion annually. If you are amongst most plaintiffs who had suffered injuries from a bicycle accident, you are not alone, we understand the anxiety the waiting for insurance companies to settle bring, life can become hectic. Bicycle accident lawsuit funding can help during such challenging times.
The injuries that bicyclists suffer from their accidents can be crushing and we have noticed that many times these are even more serious than pedestrian hit-and-runs from the head injuries often as a result of collision with a motor vehicle are responsible for over 60 percent of all bicycle-related deaths and the majority of long-term disabilities. Other injuries also point to the facial region, eye trauma from airborne objects such as dust, insects or debris, as well as facial soft tissue injuries and fractures. We have rarely seen injuries on the neck area, most likely these occur when riders collide with a car. Due to the serious concerns that bicycle accidents bring, insurance companies sadly and most likely underestimate bike accidents victims and their injuries hoping the the plaintiff will settle for less. You don’t have to be another victim settling for less due to the financial catastrophes currently happening due to your accident. A bicycle accident pre-settlement funding, you can wait longer until your case settles for a much larger amount.
When deciding to take an advance on a bicycle accident lawsuit, the first step is filing out our lawsuit funding application. You provide the details of your bicycle accident to our specialists, who then review the details of your lawsuit to determine your eligibility. Your approval is based on case merits; if your case is likely to be settled with a favorable decision, then pre-settlement funding is usually awarded within a day or two, so you can get your life back together quickly, without the financial worry caused by your accident. Contact Baker Street Funding to find out how this type of pre-settlement funding can work for your case.