Bicycles are a great way to get around during the warmer months, but can be dangerous after dark. Not surprisingly incidents of New Haven auto accidents with bicycles have a tendency to increase at night.
There are certain steps mototists can take to prevent a New Haven auto accident, even at night:
- Keep an eye out for bicyclists on sidewalks and roadways.
- Know the rules of the road. Following the rules of the road at anytime of the day is crucial to preventing a New Haven auto accident with a bicycle and particularly at night.
- Pass a cyclist with plenty of space.
Driving around at night can be difficult to see, but it is important to be aware of cyclists on the roadways. If you or a loved one has experienced an injury be sure to contact an experienced and knowledgeable New Haven auto accident attorney who can help you protect your long term interests.