We helped Gothamist put together this explainer for cyclists involved in a crash.
Navigating the “No-Fault” insurance law to receive coverage for necessary medical bills and property damage can be a long and onerous task—cyclists often leave the scene of an accident because they are unwilling to spend time dealing with the labyrinthine insurance process. But compared to the lingering physical pain, costly medical bills, and loss of property, the filing of a claim is a worthwhile endeavor, even if during this process you sometimes feel like it’s more unpleasant than getting run over. To help, we’ve compiled a list of best practices (with the help of Carol Wood and attorney Steve Vaccaro) on how to file a claim, get your medical bills covered, and hopefully, find your way back onto the road.
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