When an individual takes on the responsibility to get behind the wheel of a vehicle they are also promising themselves and everyone else on the road that they will exercise due are and drive safely. Idaho Rules of the Road requires drivers to exercise due care and never drive through safety zones.
The Idaho Rules of the Road governing drivers to exercise due care and prohibiting driving through safety zones are as follows:
Idaho Code § 49-615. DRIVERS TO EXERCISE DUE CARE.
Notwithstanding other provisions of this title or the provisions of any local ordinance, every driver of a vehicle shall exercise due care to avoid colliding with any pedestrian or any person propelling a human-powered vehicle and shall give an audible signal when necessary. Every driver shall exercise proper precaution upon observing any child or any obviously confused, incapacitated or intoxicated person.
Idaho Code § 49-616. DRIVING THROUGH SAFETY ZONE PROHIBITED.
No vehicle shall at any time be driven through or within a safety zone.
Bicycle Accident Lawyer
A child riding their bike on the side of the road should be taught proper safety but drivers are also liable for reckless driving causing a bike accident. If your child has been involved in a bicycle accident, contact the law office of Parke Gordon Law Firm in Boise immediately. We will aggressively fight to get you every penny you are owed. As stated in Idaho Code § 49-615 from above, every driver is responsible to avoid colliding with pedestrians and persons riding a bike. Our attorneys believe every client deserves fair representation and know how to get you every penny deserved.
Personal Injury Lawyer
If you or your child has been injured due to the negligence of a driver in a personal injury such as a bicycle accident, car accident, motorcycle accident, dog bite or wrongful death, contact a personal injury lawyer at Parke Gordon Law Firm. Our experienced and trusted attorneys will aggressively fight to get you the compensation you deserve. Contact Parke Gordon Law Firm for a free consultation today.
You Pay Nothing Until We Win Your Case