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This page has information on what you can do if you have a car accident involving a cyclist.
A bicycle is considered a vehicle and cyclists must follow the same NSW Road Rules as drivers of other vehicles. There are also Road Rules that only apply to cyclists, including:
All drivers of a motor vehicle (including motorcyclists) must:
If a bicycle is involved in an accident with a car, both the rider and the driver are required to stop and exchange details. Where a bicycle rider or driver has not stopped to exchange details after an accident, you can report the accident to the police, providing a description of the bicycle and the rider, or the car and the driver.
Not many bicycle riders are insured for the damage they cause to other people's cars or property.
You can still claim for your damage from the bicycle rider if you have an accident with them and they are at fault, but you should consider whether they are able to pay.