Ontario Bicycle Accidents Blog

Tips for Avoiding a Crash on Your Next Bicycle Ride in Windsor

Summer is great time to ride your bicycle. It is a great way to get exercise, enjoy the outdoors and save some money on your transportation expenses. However, you need to be careful on the roads because there is always a risk of an accident involving… Read More

Getting Compensation After a Bicycle Accident

Being injured in a bicycle accident can lead to devastating injuries. Fortunately, accident victims in Ontario may have a number of different ways to receive compensation for their injuries. The Windsor bicycle accident lawyers at Greg Monforton & Partners… Read More

Bicyclist Injured When Hit by Flatbed Truck Mirror

A Wallaceburg resident was injured after being hit from behind by the large passenger side mirror of a flatbed truck while training for a fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House in London. According to reports, the cyclist was training for a 150-kilometre… Read More

Bicycle Safety in Ontario

Cycling is a popular activity throughout Windsor and Ontario during the warmer months. However, it is also very dangerous. Every year, approximately 7,500 cyclists are seriously injured, according to Statistics Canada. In a report released by the Ontario… Read More

Windsor’s Most Dangerous Intersections for Bicyclists

A study presented to the Windsor City Council on Monday revealed the city’s most dangerous intersections for bicyclists. The council also agreed to spend $20,000 on an engineering study to determine how to make these intersections safer. According to… Read More

Chatham Bicyclist Airlifted to Hospital After Being Hit by Car

A Chatham man was airlifted to a London hospital with life-threatening injuries Monday evening after being struck by a car while riding a bicycle. According to Chatham-Kent police, emergency crews reported to the intersection of Park Avenue West and… Read More

Windsor Police Urge Safety After Series of Accidents

Windsor police are urging motorists to slow down and share the road after a series of six accidents during the morning commute yesterday, three of which involved a bicyclist or pedestrian. Between the hours of 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. police responded to six… Read More

Local Musician Urges Cyclists to Wear Helmets

After a life-changing accident, a local musician is hoping her experience will serve as a reminder of why it is vital that cyclists always wear a helmet. Last week, the songwriter and musician went out for a bike ride without her helmet, which is the… Read More

Fatal Bicycle Accident in Leamington

A 34-year-old Leamington cyclist died after a collision with a minivan on County Road 31 on March 17. According to Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the accident happened around 10:30 p.m. in the Leamington area just south of Highway 3. Police believe… Read More

Partner Jennifer Bezaire Representing Bicycle Accident Victim Richard Orum

Jennifer Bezaire, partner at Greg Monforton & Partners, has announced that the law firm has been retained by Richard Ricky Orum, an Amherstburg bicycle accident victim. Ricky was riding his bicycle to work on Alma Street around 5:30 a.m. on Sept. 30,… Read More