Of the numerous auto accidents that occur every day, some of the most serious injuries occur when a pedestrian is struck by a vehicle. A pedestrian is particularly vulnerable to serious injury when struck by a vehicle, and in the most severe cases a pedestrian can suffer wrongful death when struck by the vehicle.
Our pedestrian accident lawyers have experience in all aspects of pedestrian accidents, which can include a variety of complex issues. Most often, a pedestrian accident is the result of an inattentive or negligent driver. A pedestrian accident can also occur because of a defective product in an automobile.
Our pedestrian accident attorneys work to obtain compensation for the damages you suffer as a result of being involved in a pedestrian accident. These damages include:
Numerous insurance coverage issues can come into effect when a pedestrian accident occurs. Surprisingly for pedestrians, their own automobile insurance coverage can come into effect even though they were not driving their car, and were simply walking down the sidewalk. Occasionally, the at-fault driver may work for a company or government entity.
Our pedestrian accident lawyers can advise you regarding all the legal issues that arise when a pedestrian accident occurs.
It is important that our pedestrian accident attorneys become involved as soon as possible following a pedestrian accident, so that we can begin an immediate investigation into the pedestrian accident, preserve evidence related to the pedestrian accident, and prepare your case for trial.