Pedestrian accidents are most likely to occur between the hours of 3:00 p.m.-4:00.pm. This is the typical time that children are getting off buses to go home or are out to play.
Today, there are many more distractions for drivers to focus on rather than the road. It just does not seem safe to walk on sidewalks or crosswalks anymore.
Fortunately, for these pedestrian accidents that occur you are entitled to recover financial compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, and funeral costs (if applicable).
When pedestrian accidents occur most of them are because the driver was speeding, driving recklessly, failing to obey traffic laws, or they lose control of their vehicle. Drivers are responsible to drive with reasonable care to avoid pedestrian accidents. There are laws in place to protect pedestrians, but sometimes they are not followed properly. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident that has caused injuries, it is crucial that you contact a pedestrian accident lawyer to ensure your legal rights are protected.
There are many misinterpretations of the pedestrian law. For instance, if the pedestrian did not obey traffic and crossed the street on a green light and got struck by a vehicle.
Although the pedestrian was violating the law the driver still may be at fault for the pedestrian accident. There are many factors that are considered in cases of pedestrian accidents. 24-7 Group can connect you with a Attorneys to assist you with your case to get the compensation that you deserve. Also family members can collect compensation for eBreaking Bad fatalities causing a wrongful death. We have a qualified experienced team of lawyers to handle your claim to get the compensation you are entitled to.