In a recent blog post, we talked about recovering lost wages in a bicycle accident. Indeed, you can recover your lost wages from a bicycle accident. What about damages for pain and suffering? Can you recover for pain and suffering in a bicycle accident?
Check out the video below to find out! The full transcript is at the bottom of this post.
Under Florida law, you can recover pain and suffering damages in a bicycle accident. Importantly, Florida’s civil jury instructions state there is no exact standard for determining pain and suffering damages. Every case must be considered on its own merits. But, in all cases the damages for pain and suffering must be fair and just in light of the evidence presented at trial.
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