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Doored

I got 'doored' on my bike. Whose fault is it?

 I got 'doored' on my bike. Whose fault is it?

If you ride a bike on the city streets in Southern California, odds are good that you have your own story about a direct hit or near-miss by being "doored."

This unique problem knocks bicyclists for a loop when drivers open their car doors without looking, right into the cyclists' path. In such cases, which party would bear responsibility for the damage?

To talk to one of our Los Angeles personal injury lawyers, call 323-658-8077. Or, if you prefer, send us an email by clicking on the red button below.

  • Initial consultations are free and we take cases on a contingency — which means there is no fee if there is no recovery.
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  • We also can handle complex cases via attorney referral.