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‘Dooring’ Bicycle Accidents: Why Do They Ever Occur?

By Cleveland Personal Injury Attorney on April 15, 2024

A parked car with its passenger door open on the street.

Dooring bicycle accidents occur when a cyclist collides with a car door that unexpectedly opens into their path. The cyclist may not have enough time to react, leading to severe injuries or fatalities. These accidents often result from drivers failing to check their surroundings before opening vehicle doors.

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“Bike Cleveland” and the Rights of Cleveland Bicyclists

By Cleveland Personal Injury Attorney on August 30, 2023

Several Professional cyclists on a road with cones. They are dressed in full gear.

Bike Cleveland is a non-profit organization that represents over a thousand members and more than 30 local businesses. Their mission is to make the Greater Cleveland area more connected, sustainable, healthy, and vibrant by advocating for bicycle safety and equitable transportation for everyone. The organization was created in 2011 when a group of local business owners, bicyclists, and community stakeholders gathered to discuss their goals and vision for Cleveland’s future.

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