Top Four Reasons Why Pedestrians Are Injured
These are the some of the reasons why pedestrian accidents occur.
- Driver failure to yield at a crossing
- Bus related
- Turning vehicles
- Backing vehicle
Types of Pedestrian Injuries
For example, a car reversing in a parking lot can cause severe and complex injuries to you or your child. If you are conscious you should call 911 immediately. Ensure you are safe and that your belongings are secure.
If possible, take the contact details of the other party and capture registration and insurance information. Try to take notes or capture smartphone pictures of the scene. Call an experienced attorney immediately.
Severe and complex injuries may take days or weeks to evidence any long-term effects to your health, work and lifestyle. The legal process needs to start immediately.
Types of Serious Pedestrian Injuries
- Broken bones
- Road rash and burns
- Cuts and scars
- Spinal injuries
- Brain injuries
- Eye injuries
Pedestrians Have the Right of Way in Most Instances
Drivers can have no excuses when it comes down to why the accident occurred.
Our experienced Attorneys are trained to navigate the complexity of the Law and Insurance claims with regard to all the factors that come into play in determining fault.
Your personal circumstances will be thoroughly investigated, and only an experienced attorney has the ability to represent your facts during the claims process through to final settlement or a jury verdict.
- Past and future medical bills
- Lost wages
- Loss of lifestyle
- Pain and suffering
Where can I contact you?
Learn more about how we can help when you’ve been seriously injured.
We can begin evaluating your case and investigating your accident as soon as we have spoken with you. Please call toll free: 404-531-9700. Foreign language interpretation is available upon request.