Blog Posts - Pedestrian accident
Holiday Pedestrian Accidents: What You Need to Know
If you are walking anywhere near traffic, there is a risk of a driver hitting you, often resulting in severe injuries or even death. This risk often increases during the winter holidays. If you were...Read More
Wasn't in The Crosswalk Do I Still Have a Case?
Yes, you can have a personal injury case if a vehicle hit you while you weren’t in a crosswalk. But the success of your case hinges on the specific circumstances of the accident. A crosswalk...Read More
Who Covers Medical Expenses in a Pedestrian Accident?
Walking around Florida should not be dangerous or fatal, but it sometimes is.9,450 pedestrian crashes occurred in the Sunshine State in 2021. These crashes resulted in 7,285 pedestrian injuries and 817 deaths. If you suffered...Read More
Florida Top of List for Deadliest Pedestrian State
Florida Consistently Tops The List of The Deadliest States for Pedestrians According to the FLHSMV’s Crash Dashboard, there were 9,450 pedestrian crashes in 2021 that resulted in 7,285 injuries and 817 deaths. Additionally, based on...Read More
Right-of-Way Issues in Pedestrian Crosswalk Accidents
Crosswalks were made as safe walking spaces for pedestrians crossing the street. Yet, pedestrian crosswalks accidents still occur. This is even despite there being strict traffic laws and increased enforcement efforts throughout Florida. Thus, pedestrians...Read More
The Dangers of Trick or Treating: Halloween 2021 Safety Tips
Halloween is right around the corner and people are excited to celebrate in person after last year’s socially distanced celebration. As the excitement to pick out costumes and carve pumpkins builds, it’s important to keep...Read More
Crosswalk Accidents: Who Had the Right of Way?
Florida has one of the highest rates of pedestrian fatalities in the country. In 2012, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ranked Florida as the second highest with 476 pedestrian deaths. If you or a...Read More