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$160,000 Recovery from Construction Company for Cyclist

$160,000 Recovery from Construction Company for Cyclist involved in Near Miss in Brooklyn Bike Lane Our client was biking in the Kent Ave. bike lane in Brooklyn. As he approached a construction site, ...
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$675,000.00 Settlement for Pedestrian Struck by Turning Vehicle

$675,000.00 RECOVERY FOR PEDESTRIAN STRUCK IN CROSSWALK For over 60 years our firm has been representing the rights of seriously injured NY's throughout NYC and Long Island. This includes victims ...
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Settlement Obtained for Manhattan Cyclist Doored by Fire Truck

Settlement Reached with the City of New York for Cyclist Doored by Fire Truck The FDNY has learned the hard way the cost of its member's failing to look when opening a door, even the door of a ...
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As case against the City continues, Olga's Killer remains in jail

Pleas no: ‘Smug’ hit-and-run suspect refuses plea deal, now faces up to 7 years if convicted at trial The man indicted for the allegedly drunken hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of ...
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Great Coverage of NYBC's World Remembrance Ride in Newsday

Cycling advocates called Sunday for infrastructure investments and legislation to improve safety for bike riders at a Long Beach event in memory of those killed in traffic accidents. Allison ...
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Daniel Flanzig, on behalf of NYBC, honors Sen. Martin Dilan with E-Bikes Award

Chris Nolte, Sen. Dilan, and Daniel Flanzig of NYBC Daniel Flanzig, a Board and Executive Committee Member of The New York Bicycling Coalition, along with leading electric bicycle retailer Propel ...
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Our latest review. Read what our clients have to say about us!

“Dan and his team were incredible from start to finish. I was struck by a utility truck during a recreational bike ride and had to go through a complicated shoulder surgery and a long recovery. ...
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Driver has license revoked after fatal crash due to evidence collected during civil case

When a driver struck and killed Matthew Brenner on Sands Street on July 6, 2014, NYPD blamed Brenner and let her off without so much as a ticket. It turns out the driver killed 29-year-old Matt ...
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New York Bike Lawyers to Sponsor Huntington Station Bike Commuter Fair

Bike Safety Fair coming July 16th 12-4pm at St. Hugh's Church Huntington, NY Feria de seguridad ciclista el 16 de julio 12-4pm I am proud to be joining this collaboration of like minded groups ...
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Daniel Flanzig named to Executive Committee of NYBC

I am pleased to announce that in addition to being a Member of the Board of Directors, I have now become a member of the Executive Committee of the New York Bicycling Coalition. This has been an ...
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Unique $100,000.00 (full Policy limits) recovery for Cyclist injured by car door in Manhattan where no contact occurred.

This week we obtained another $100,000.00 (full policy limits) recovery for cyclist "doored" on 19th Street in Manhattan. Our client was traveling West on 19th Street between 5th and 6th ...
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$125,000.00 for cyclists that struck a negligently placed speed bump on the bike path along Manhattan's East side.

$125,000.00 for cyclists that struck a negligently placed speed bump on the bike path along Manhattan's East side. This week we obtained a $125,000 settlement in New York County (Manhattan) for a ...
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A busy week on the Long Island Bike Club circuit. I will be speaking at Massapequa Bike Club and Huntington Bike Club the week of June 6th

Long Island Bike Club Tour Its a busy week for me on the Long Island Bike Club Tour. Last night I was honored to speak at Suffolk County Bike Riders Association advising the Club on the goals and ...
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Daniel Flanzig to hold "Bike Law" challenge at the 2016 Bike Expo

Flanzig and Flanzig, LLP. - NewYorkBikeLawyers.com, are proud to be a continuing sponsor of the 2016 TD Five Boro Bike Tour. Come visit us at the NY Bike Expo on April 29th and 30th (Booth 318) to ask ...
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Newsday - Daniel Flanzig attends Bike and Pedestrian Law Enforcement Training

Suffolk Cops Get Training on Pedestrian, Bicyclist Safety Updated March 29, 2016 6:32 PM By Darran Simon darran.simon@newsday.com Photo Credit: Barry Sloan Peter Flucke stuck out a leg and a hand but ...
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Our latest Bike Law Blog: Door Zones: A Dangerous Game of Russian Roulette For Cyclists

Dooring crashes. You know the danger if you live in any U.S. or Canadian city where older roads have been retrofitted with bike lanes. Those bike facilities are often shoehorned into the space next to ...
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NY Cyclists! This is your call to action! Help get a "3 foot law" passed in NY - Contact your State Legislators to ask for their support !

NY Bicycling Coalition 2 hrs · 3 feet will make a major difference in making our roads safer. With your help, we can make NY a safer state to bike. Please take a moment to email your ...
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Is Uber destroying the bike messenger? Daniel Flanzig quoted in Crain's New York on the changes Uber is bringing to bike messenger's in NYC

Uber is destroying the bike messenger The app company's new bicycle-messenger business undercuts the competition. But is it legal? Photo: Buck Ennis Samurai competes on service, not price. Unlike ...
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Yes New York! A 3 foot law is on the way! Now we need your help.

Scene of the Crash of Dorine Peregrim In 2013, Dorine Peregrim was struck from behind while riding her bike in Upstate New York. Despite the wide shoulder on which she was riding, and the multiple ...
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Daniel Flanzig to present "Understanding Bike Insurance" in conjunction with Bike-New York and Black Girls do Bike - NYC RSVP today!

Understanding Bike Insurance Whether you got a new bike for the holidays or continue to cherish your old steed, attend this 1 hour presentation to better understand the ever expanding bike insurance ...
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