Pedestrian accidents can cause devastating injuries and can even be fatal. If you or a loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, the best thing you can do is to get an experienced lawyer to represent you. Our lawyers are available to give you a free consultation and evaluate your case if you have gone through a pedestrian accident.
Major Reasons for Pedestrian Accidents
There are certain common reasons for the pedestrian accidents that many experience. They include:
- Ignoring traffic signs
- Not paying attention to surroundings
- Drunk driving
- Driving recklessly
- Blind driveways
Injuries Incurred in Pedestrian Accidents
When people are walking they basically do not have much opportunity to evade injuries if they get into an accident. It is because they do not have much protection that they tend to incur injuries that are very severe. Some of those injuries include the following:
- Spinal injuries
- Brain damage
- Nerve Damage
- Bones that are either fractured, broken or sprained
- Road rash
- Torn ligaments
- Disfigurement etc…
Often the accident proves fatal to the pedestrian.
We are here to help you preserve your rights and to also ensure that you get the compensation due to you for your loss and suffering due to the negligence of another. Our team is made up of seasoned lawyers with the experience and dedication you need to win your case. It is important that you contact us immediately the accident happens so that we are able to collect evidence and the information from the site of the accident itself which builds a stronger case for you.
When an accident occurs, you can be sure that there will be loss of income, loss of the ability to earn, pain and suffering, mental anguish and disfigurement, among others. Many times there will be high medical bills now and in the future as well as long painful months of therapy and rehabilitation. In some instances there may be need to buy special equipment to help in case of a disability, or the need to professional home care. All these can be overwhelming to say the least.
So call us today for your free consultation and case evaluation and give us the opportunity to challenge the insurance companies for your just compensation. With our dedicated and highly experienced lawyers, you have a great chance of success.