Whether you’re walking across the street in a so-called designated crossway or if you’re in the middle of the roadway more likely than not you’ll have suffered a significant traumatic injury. And you need someone seasoned that’s on your side because invariably if you contact the insurance company they will simply deny your claim and most people walk away from that. You want to have a seasoned law firm that is experienced in handling cases like this because there are ways to develop your case so that liability can be established. Because a driver that’s driving down the roadway he has an obligation to pay attention for people like you. Whether it’s a person crossing the street because it’s reasonably foreseeable that people don’t always cross conveniently right at a corner. So if you’re involved in such a crash. I want you to feel free to call our office, so we can give you our take on whether or not you have a claim that we can prove on your behalf.
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It's not every day that non-profit safety advocacy groups make headline news with annual reports. However, in March 2017, the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) did just that when it released its Spotlight on Highway Safety report for 2016, which projected a startling 11 percent increase in pedestrian fatalities compared to the... Read More
In a collision with any kind of motor vehicle, a pedestrian is completely unprotected and susceptible to very serious injuries. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports the following facts about pedestrian accidents in 2013, the most recent year for which statistics are available: Out of 32,719 total... Read More
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You can sue for being hit by a semi truck. If the truck driver is an independent contractor, you can sue him directly. You may also be able to sue the trucker’s employer and the companies that own the cab or the trailer. Your personal injury lawyer can evaluate your case to determine the best path forward. Recovering Damages After Being Hit... Read More