Not all of us drive cars to get around Austin. Many people also walk or use a bicycle for transportation. When an accident happens, these pedestrians or cyclists are looking for compensation for their sudden expenses, such as medical bills and lost wages.
Things are clear cut when two vehicles collide—the driver who is at fault will pay compensation to the injured victims. But things are cloudier when it comes to bicycle or pedestrian accidents because there might not be any applicable insurance policies to tap. As an experienced Austin pedestrian accident attorney, let me walk you through some scenarios.