Lime, Bird And Other Electric Scooter Injuries
Electric scooters seem to provide a quick and affordable way to get around the city. But are they safe?
Electric Scooter Injuries Are On The Rise
In major cities in the United States injuries associated with accidents on electric scooters are increasing. These injuries, including dislocations, head injuries, bone fractures, lung contusions, soft-tissue injuries and internal organ damage.
Common Causes Of Electric Scooter Rider Injuries
Most injuries are caused by a rider who fell off the scooter, collided with an object or was hit by a vehicle.
But scooters also posed a hazard for pedestrians. Almost 10 percent of those injured were injured because they tripped over a dangerously placed scooter, injured while moving a scooter or were hit by a rider on a scooter.
Experienced Injury Attorneys
- If you were seriously hurt while riding a Lime, Bird or any other public use electric scooter, we have the experience, skill and proven record of success to help.
- We can also assist you if you were walking or biking and were hit or injured by someone driving a scooter.
- We know the steps to take if you suffered injury because a scooter was dangerously placed near a doorway, on a sidewalk or even in a roadway.
The Illinois Team Who Knows Personal Injury
With over 30 years of success in personal injury law the attorneys at the Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid have the tools to maximize your settlement or when indicated, represent you in court. We welcome your call or email. Find out what your legal options are and how we can help. Never a fee unless we take your case and win it with you.
Let an attorney who has won millions in verdicts and settlements review the details of your case today. Email us or call our Chicago and Naperville offices at 630-848-9294. Speak with an electric scooter accident lawyer in Chicago. We answer inquiries 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
We represent people injured on Bird, Bolt, grüv, JUMP, Lime, Lyft, Sherpa, Spin, VeoRide and Wheel scooters.