Accidents involving pedestrians often result in serious injuries. Many times, these accidents are caused by careless drivers who fail to obey traffic rules. All too often, innocent pedestrians pay for these negligent mistakes which change their lives forever.
Have you been injured in a pedestrian accident? Contact the lawyers at Herrling Clark Law Firm, Ltd. to schedule a free consultation regarding your accident case.
When a pedestrian is hit by a car, truck, or other motor vehicle, any number of injuries can result. The sheer size difference between a car and a pedestrian can result in terrible damages. When the velocity of the motor vehicle is factored in, the pedestrian is often left with serious injuries.
In the past, we have successfully represented victims of pedestrian accidents and their families dealing with the following injuries:
- Broken bones
- Head injuries
- Brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Wrongful death
If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, call our law firm at 800-559-7366 to schedule a free initial consultation. We also handle hit and run accident cases.
Causes of Accidents
A pedestrian accident can be caused by any number of factors. Our lawyers frequently handle cases caused by negligent drivers involved in the following:
- Failure to acknowledge pedestrian right-of-way
- Failure to stop at pedestrian crosswalk
- Failure to fully stop at stop sign or stop light
- Failure to provide enough space on road for bicycles
- Drunk driving
We work with accident reconstructionists and other field experts to gather evidence and fully investigate an accident. We begin an accident investigation immediately upon taking a case, to gather and preserve critical evidence. Our lawyers work hard to provide the most compelling case possible to help clients seek maximum compensation for their injuries.