Dan Slater Law

Dan is a hard-fighting Colorado attorney with years of experience successfully representing clients involved in auto accidents, real estate issues, and wills / probate / estate planning.

Experienced and Knowledgeable Representation.
"A Strong Mind Trumps a Strong Arm."

Bicycle Injuries

Bicyclists face dangersJust because you aren’t in a car doesn’t mean you are immune from bad drivers. Bicyclists face risks wherever they ride, whether on a highway on a 100-mile ride, or a block from home riding home from work. And, just as it is important to have good legal representation when you’re in a car, you need a lawyer that can fight for your rights after being injured riding a bike.

“Real Cases — Real Results” Case Study No. 68:
A young lady, out for her exercise, is riding in a peaceful residential Canon City neighborhood when she is hit by a careless driver backing quickly out of their driveway. The cyclist is thrown 17 feet from her bicycle, and hits her head on the pavement; thankfully, she is wearing a helmet, which helped reduce her injuries. In the end, the cyclist suffers injuries to her knee, neck, and toe. Thanks to the expertise of Dan Slater, the cyclist’s medical bills were paid, and settlements were reached with the insurance companies involved for a total of $44,000.00.

Bicyclists are incredibly exposed, and no bicycle is a match for a crash with an automobile. Bicycle injuries are different from what passengers in automobiles experience. The injuries suffered can be life-altering. Bicyclists also come in a greater variety of victims — children ride freely around the neighborhood, and careless drivers can easily cause tragic damages that are hard to address.

If you’ve been in that kind of accident, you need a lawyer that can work hard to ensure that the negligent driver and their insurance company recognize the impacts of your injuries.

In other words, you need Dan Slater.

Free Case Evaluation

To contact Dan Slater and find out more about how Dan can help you with the legal aspects of the injuries you have suffered, please fill out as much of the form below as possible.

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Who was hurt in the Accident? (check all that apply)
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Who do you believe caused the accident? (it's okay if you don't know the name at this time)

What Medical Attention Has Been Sought? (Select all that apply.)
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Approximately How Much Have You Incurred in Medical Bills to Date? (it's okay if you don't know the answer to this question)

If you were in a vehicle, what damage was done to your vehicle?

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If so, what did they tell you? (Don't worry; we make our own decisions regardless of what another attorney might have said.)

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Dan Slater is licensed to practice law in all state courts in Colorado, as well as the United States District Court for the District of Colorado, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Dan Slater represents clients throughout Southern Colorado, including Canon City, Pueblo, Colorado Springs, Salida, and the Lower Arkansas Valley (La Junta, Las Animas, Lamar, etc.). Call today - 719-269-3315, or email Dan@danslaterlaw.com.