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Posted on October 30, 2023

Pedestrian Accidents Involving Children: Special Legal Considerations

Pedestrian accidents involving children account for a significant portion of pedestrian injuries and fatalities each year. Children may not possess the same level of judgment and awareness as adults. As a result, there are special legal considerations in these cases to acknowledge childrens’ unique vulnerabilities and needs. Heightened Duty of Care Drivers are held...
Posted on October 27, 2023

School Zone Related Accidents: Dangers You Need To Know

School zones are designed to protect students but can also be an alarming hotspot for pedestrian accidents. Here are the statistics you need to know and the safety measures that can be taken. School Zone Accident Statistics According to data provided by Five teen pedestrians are killed in school zones each week. Since...
Posted on July 26, 2023

Auto Pedestrian Accidents Are on the Rise

According to a recent article by The New York Times, auto-pedestrian accidents are the highest they have been in over 40 years. Here are some tips on how to avoid an auto-pedestrian accident and what to do if you are involved in one. What Causes Auto-Pedestrian Accidents? There can be many factors that can...
Posted on May 3, 2023

No-Zones & Causes of Wide Turn Truck Accidents

When sharing the road with large commercial trucks, it is crucial to be aware of their unique characteristics and potential hazards. One significant danger to other motorists and pedestrians is the "No-Zone" areas around trucks, particularly during wide turns. What are No-Zones? No-Zones refer to the blind spots surrounding commercial trucks where the driver's...
Posted on January 9, 2022

Who Is At Fault if A Pedestrian Is Hit While Jaywalking?

When a pedestrian is hit while jaywalking, who is at fault for the accident will come down to which party is primarily responsible for causing the crash. For example, suppose the pedestrian stepped out into the path of a vehicle so close that the driver could not stop. In that case, the jaywalking pedestrian...
Posted on January 8, 2022

Steps To Take After a Pedestrian Accident

Pedestrians who are injured by a vehicle may be owed significant compensation for the harm they have suffered. Therefore, if you or a loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, knowing which steps to take next is critical. Notify the Police Call 911 and report the collision. Police officers and emergency responders...