Pedestrians are completely unprotected and vulnerable to serious injuries in a collision with a motor vehicle. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, call Hanson & Mouri in Riverside, California right away. Our experienced Riverside pedestrian accident attorneys can assist you in a claim for compensation.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that:
As stated by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA):
Pedestrians are likely to be seriously injured when hit by a 4,000 lb. moving motor vehicle. Depending on the speed of the car and the area of the body hit, a pedestrian my fall to the ground, be slammed into an object, or be thrown onto the hood or windshield of the vehicle. Common pedestrian traffic crash injuries include:
When cars collide with pedestrians, there is high potential for serious injury. If you or a loved one has been injured by a motor vehicle you may have questions about how to pay for your medical bills and what to do about your pain and suffering. Our Riverside pedestrian injury lawyer specialize in representing pedestrian victims injured by automobile accidents. A pedestrian is someone who travels by foot and can be injured while walking, running, using skateboards, roller blades, or similar devices. If you have been injured while participating in these types of activities, you need an experienced Inland Empire/Riverside pedestrian accident lawyer to explain your rights. Driver errors, misconduct, and negligence often contribute to car-pedestrian accidents.
The following are examples of driver errors that can lead to accidents with pedestrians:
When a pedestrian is involved in these types of auto accidents the results can be life-threatening. Even a low-speed collision carries a high potential for serious injury and wrongful death. Injuries resulting when several thousand pounds of metal and glass strike a pedestrian can severely limit a personʼs ability to lead a normal life. Your injury may require extensive rehabilitation and medical treatment. Serious injuries may leave you unable to work and pay your bills, leading to the foreclosure of your home, bankruptcy, and damage to your credit. You need the experience of a Riverside pedestrian accident lawyer to get you the monetary compensation you deserve.
Our pedestrian accident lawyer has 14 years of experience and will provide you with passionate, quality legal representation. Any pedestrian accident, even a minor collision can lead to injuries that have long lasting effects and cause irreparable pain and suffering. If you or a loved one were a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle you may be entitled to monetary damages. Let an experienced Riverside personal injury lawyers work for you.
Contact our Riverside, California law firm now. We offer free consultations and will listen to your case. We will keep you informed of significant developments and provide legal services promptly and professionally. You and your loved ones deserve to have your rights protected by a professional. Hanson & Mouri Riverside personal injury attorneys can work to make your family whole again.
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