Posted on March 30, 2011 in Personal Injury
Streets are busy 24 hours a day and the dangers on our streets are innumerable. Cars, buses, trucks, bikes, scooters, motorcycles and taxicabs are constantly buzzing about. We have all had scary moments doing the simplest thing – crossing the street. We’ve been stopped in our tracks as someone jumps a light, speeds as they take a turn or a bus or truck comes out of nowhere. Unfortunately, some people are not lucky enough to walk away from pedestrian accidents.
Negligent pedestrian personal injuries the streets of the United States, specifically in congested residential, commercial and urban areas, are rising at alarming rates. Statistically, about 5,000 pedestrians are killed every year and another 64,000 are injured.
When a moving vehicle strikes a pedestrian, the outcome is almost always serious.
Often, pedestrians endure extreme bodily injuries such as:
– Brain Injuries
– Spinal cord injury
– Wrongful Death
If you or a loved one has been injured in a pedestrian accident and would like a more complete understanding of your legal rights, please don’t hesitate to have a free, confidential initial consultation. The hard-working legal professionals at Ledger & Associates know exactly what to do next to investigate the injury and, if negligence exists, get you and your family the financial compensation you deserve for the injury suffered. Our attorneys are prepared to seek full compensation from all negligent and careless parties that contributed to your injuries or the death of your loved one whether the accident was caused by a defective car part, driver error, or an unsafe police pursuit.
If you think you or a loved one may have been involved in a negligent accident and/or died to the negligence of another and need help determining whether or not you have a case, you need to contact an experienced personal injury attorney as soon as possible to determine what legal options you may have. For a free, confidential, detailed evaluation with a personal injury lawyer at Ledger & Associates, please call 1-800-300-0001 or visit the firm’s website for more information at www.ledgerlaw.com.
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Every Sunday, nationally acclaimed personal injury lawyer & wrongful death attorney Emery Ledger hosts KTLK’s AM1150 entertaining and informative “Ledger On The Law” from 3pm to 5pm.We have all had scary moments doing the simplest thing – crossing the street. We’ve been stopped in our tracks as someone jumps a light, speeds as they take a turn or a bus or truck comes out of nowhere. Unfortunately, some people are not lucky enough to walk away from pedestrian accidents.