Klest Injury Law Firm
Fighting For The Injured For More Than 30 Years A Chicago Law Firm
Free Case Consultations
312-380-5467
Northwest Suburbs: 847-380-3309
Toll Free: 866-264-7639
Get A Free Case Evaluation

Are you in pain hours after a cycling collision with a car?

As a cyclist, you must constantly remain aware of drivers around you, even in areas with bike-friendly features or protections. The unfortunate truth is, despite increasing awareness of cyclists, collisions with cars and other vehicles do happen.

When a car accident happens, you may regain composure and believe that you are fine, apart from light scrapes and bruises. However, sometimes, pain arises after some time, indicating a delayed onset injury. This can create a difficult situation if you find that you actually did sustain an injury that you did not identify at the scene of the accident.

Before you spend too much mental energy worrying about how to proceed, make time to get a proper medical evaluation from a doctor. If you do find that you suffered some injury in the accident, you now have medical documentation to back up an injury claim.

At this point, it is wise to consult with an attorney. After telling the other party that you are probably fine, it may seem difficult to turn around and accuse them of injuring you. An experienced attorney can help you understand all the issues at hand and determine how to move forward to pursue compensation for your medical expenses and other losses. An attorney can also contact other parties on your behalf, as well as handle interactions with various insurance companies and medical care providers to ensure that you remain focused on recovery.

Beware of abdominal pain after a car accident

There are many kinds of injuries you may suffer that cause delayed pain, such as blows to the head, injuries to your musculature or spinal injuries. However, most of these do not pose immediate threats to your life.

Abdominal injuries, however, are exceptionally dangerous. If you begin to feel pain in your abdomen after a collision with a car, go to an emergency care facility as soon as you possibly can. Do not wait! In some cases, delayed onset abdominal injuries can turn fatal in a matter of minutes.

These injuries may include organ damage or even internal bleeding, both of which are easily fatal without proper treatment.

Get the help you need

After a bicycle accident, you should not have to focus on anything but recovering from your injuries. Don't hesitate to reach out to an experienced attorney to learn about your legal options.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

No Nonsense Approach - A Client Testimonial

"Attorney Klest is a very knowledgeable attorney with a no nonsense approach derived from his growing up in the City Of Chicago and working his way thru college, law school and starting his own practice.

I am VERY pleased with how he handled my case and also praise his support staff as well.”

View More Testimonials

Let’s Get Started Today

Call 312-380-5467 or fill out our short E-mail form for a FREE case consultation where we'll review your case details and determine the best course of action to take.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Email Us For A Free Consultation

Free Guide

Free Accident Guide Book

Illinois Injury Law: A Reference Guide for Accident Victims is a free book designed to help accident victims and Booktheir families navigate the legal process.

More on our FREE guide

Record Verdict

Klest Wins $28 Million Abuse Verdict

The Klest Law Firm announced a milestone victory for sexual abuse victims when they received a $28,000,000 verdict in the matter of Snyder v. Kenny.

More on this record case

Schaumburg Office
1701 E. Woodfield Road
Suite 909
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Toll Free: 866-264-7639
Phone: 847-380-3309
Fax: 847-969-9514
Map & Directions

Chicago Office
11 W. Illinois St.
4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60654

Phone: 312-380-5467
Map & Directions

Klest Injury Law Firm

Contact us for a FREE consultation:

Toll Free: 866-264-7639