Injured road cyclist

Expertise in Investigating Cycling Accidents

The team at Cycle Law Scotland has considerable experience and expertise in investigating a wide range of cycling accidents. Our team members regularly cycle so know first hand the type of accident situations which are common - and also those which are unique to cyclists. Based on our own experiences, both on the road and representing clients, we have identified some of the more common accidents involving cyclists.

Our Recent Case Studies

A tale of two Councils and an expansion joint

A damaged bridge expansion joint causes a cyclist to come off and sustain serious injuries. However, a denial of ownership and responsibility between two councils causes problems and inevitable delays.

Dooring incident causes psychological trauma

Colleen always had a passion for cycling. She would typically cycle around 125 miles per week and occasionally over 100 miles in a day.

Road racing legend injured by pothole

Jocky Johnstone, well known Scottish road racing legend, is badly injured when thrown off his bike after hitting a deep pothole.

Unluckiest cyclist in Scotland

Derek is hit side on by a car which exits from a junction, crosses the road and ploughs straight into him.

What our clients say.

"Very helpful, kept up to date and very prompt with my questions.  Wouldn't hesitate to use them again and to recommend them to other folk."
Jimmy Graham
"Roz was very helpful throughout the claim and kept me informed, as well as providing physiotherapy, while I waited for the settlement. I'd definitely recommend them."
Elizabeth Jones
"Incredibly helpful company in a situation where I was otherwise unable to fight my case. Having been injured, and also becoming stressed about the whole thing, they were very reassuring! Could not have done it without them. Knowledgeable team, and very patient with me, which was needed at times. Thank goodness they were brought to my attention."
Carl Siveyer

Latest News

Key Reported Road Casualties Scotland Publication 2023

Key Reported Road Casualties Scotland 2023

Cycle Law News Press Release
May 29, 2024

Provisional figures for road casualties in Scotland 2023 show an alarming increase in fatalities across vulnerable road user groups

A bumpy ride towards a greener future

Cycle Law News
May 27, 2024

Cycling not only reduces air and noise pollution but also creates a demand for more green spaces and helps mitigate climate change.

Law Courts

Killer cyclists to be jailed – or are they?

Cycle Law News
May 17, 2024

Yesterday, many of us will have woken up to the news that “killer cyclists” are to be jailed if they kill or injure pedestrians by riding dangerously, carelessly or inconsiderately.

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