Bike Crashes Representing the Wrongfully Injured for 35+ Years

Piscitello Law is honored to represent cyclists of all stripes for the past 35 years; from commuters to elite athletes. Attorney Joe Piscitello is actively involved with Pennsylvania's cycling community both as an advocate and a competitive cyclist. 

Injured in Bike Crash because of aggressive driver, defect in road or Dooring?

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Piscitello Law represents and advocates for cyclists and pedestrians seriously injured or tragically killed throughout Pennsylvania. When not in court, we are working with organizations and legislators to improve streets and roads to reduce preventable crashes. For over a decade, Joe Piscitello has been an avid supporter of the cycling community, not only as an advocate of cycling safety improvements, but also as a competitive Masters-level cyclist. He has first-hand experience riding on the roads and trails and a clear understanding of the dangers present to cyclists.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a bicycle accident, there may be legal options available. It is important to understand that you have rights as a cyclist, and having an experienced Philadelphia personal injury lawyer who is aware of the laws of the lane, the types of bike crash injuries, and the common causes of bike accidents that commonly occur can only improve your chances of recovering damages.

If you have been in a bike crash in another state, Attorney Piscitello can secure a well-regarded bike crash attorney to represent you. Please do not hesitate to reach out and contact us.

A Message From Our Founding Attorney

“As I look back on my practice, I’m sincerely grateful to my clients who continue to recommend me to friends and family over the years. In many cases, we work so closely with our clients that a lasting relationship is formed and we remain in touch long after their case resolves.” - Joseph T. Piscitello

Client Testimonials

Well-Respected Law Firm
  • Thanks to Joe, I am still riding out on the roads

    “Piscitello Law fought for me when I was making a right run at an intersection and surprised by an oncoming vehicle which was cutting the corner.”

    - Dana
  • I appreciate your work, I appreciate your treating me as a person, not a case.

    “…Sir, your impact on my life has been so beneficial as to leave me without a proper adjective. I appreciate your work, I appreciate your treating me as a person, not a case. And I appreciate your ...”

    - Shawn
  • Devastated and not knowing what to do, friends recommended (actually insisted) that I contact Joe.

    “He took quick control and helped me avoid what would have been a loss for me and a win for the insurance companies...”

    - Mike
  • They didn’t miss a beat! I was very impressed...

    “Joe and Andrea worked with me from day one to make sure we took the appropriate steps for the best possible outcome.”

    - Travis
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Our Results

Millions Recovered
  • $535,000 Bicycle Crash – Bicycle Accident
  • Confidential settlement Bicycle Accident

    The matter involved a major international trucking company who claimed cyclists had no right to proceed on a Philadelphia Center City street. The truck driver cut the cyclist off as both vehicles executed the right turn.

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What to Do After a Bike Crash

  • #1

    Get Out of the Road: Get yourself and your bike out of the roadway to a safe spot.

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  • #2

    Take Photos at Crash Scene: Take photos of the vehicle that hit you, including the license plates, the intersection where crash occurred, insurance card, registration and driver license of the person who hit you.

  • #3

    Call Police: Ask police to include your version of the crash into the report. Report any injury or pain you are experiencing, no matter how small.

  • #4

    Get Immediate Medical Attention: If you do not go to the hospital from the scene, be sure to go to your primary care doctor or clinic (as soon as possible) to document your injuries, even if they appear minor. Have someone take photos of your injuries.

  • #5

    Preserve Evidence: Don't attempt to fix anything or have your bike repaired. Don't wash your clothing and don't send your bike, helmet, or any other equipment to anyone other than your attorney. Take photos of your equipment and bike.

  • #6

    Get Driver and Witness Info: Get contact info for anyone who witnessed the crash.

  • #7

    Call Bike Crash Attorney: don't communicate with any insurance company before consulting an attorney. Anything you say to the insurance company could be used against you later. Sometimes a letter from an attorney to the insurance company can resolve issues and avoid legal pitfalls.

  • #8

    Meet Attorney at Crash Scene: As soon as you are able, make plans to meet your attorney at the crash scene to review details. Alternatively, the attorney can investigate the scene, take photos, and measurements.

LEARN MORE ABOUT PISCITELLO LAW

REPRESENTING THE WRONGFULLY INJURED
FOR 35+ YEARS

Why Hire Us

  • Thousands of Injury Cases Handled

    We are proud of our reputation for being advocates for the injured.

  • Successful Track Record of Compensation

    You should be represented by a legal team that has demonstrated its ability to get proven results.

  • Decades of Legal & Trial Experience

    Our firm has been serving the Philadelphia community since 1991.

  • Unique Focus on Bicycle Accidents

    This niche practice of our firm is very personal to us, led by Attorney Piscitello, who is a competitive cyclist himself.

  • Consultations at No Risk or Obligation to You

    We are here to guide your steps. If you would like to get started on your case, simply request a consultation.

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