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Pedestrian Accident Injury

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Did you know that more than 100,000 pedestrians are injured each year and that half of those injuries result in death?

Pedestrian Accidents

Children and the elderly are most at risk of being killed or injured in pedestrian accidents the majority of which are caused by driver negligence. Children are particularly at risk and most accidents occur in the late afternoon as children return from school. The following are areas of compensation that you can seek Compensation Claims for Accidents involving Pedestrians:

  • Compensation for a pedestrian accident caused by a reckless motorist
  • Compensation for a pedestrian accident caused by a negligent bus driver
  • Compensation for a pedestrian accident caused by a vehicle mounting the curb
  • Compensation for a pedestrian accident caused by a poorly maintained road or pavement
  • Compensation for a pedestrian accident caused by a cyclist
  • Compensation for a pedestrian accident caused by another pedestrian

Most personal injury claims arise from acts of negligence and when an accident with a car occurs, it is usually because of a mistake, inattention, or momentary lapse of judgment by the negligent driver. Driver negligence may include:

  • Driving without due care and attention.
  • Failing to observe posted speed limits.
  • Negligent or careless maneuvers at an intersection.
  • Under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

A skilled attorney can help you recover compensation for the following:

  • Compensation for psychological damage
  • Pain and Suffering
  • Loss of past and future income
  • Assistance for the future
  • Medical expenses for the past and for the future
  • Damage to your car or property
  • Loss of amenities of life

YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO MONETARY COMPENSATION.

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