Pedestrian accidents are some of the most dangerous accidents one can find themselves in. They are prevalent in densely populated urban areas, like New York City, where heavy foot traffic surrounds streets busy with cars, trucks, buses, and all other manner of vehicles. When these collisions occur, the pedestrian is exposed to extremely dangerous impacts that can result in serious, even life-threatening injuries.
If you or a loved one has been hurt by a vehicle in a pedestrian accident, then it may be time to start exploring your legal options. Our skilled and knowledgeable team of Long Island pedestrian accident lawyers at Gruenberg Kelly Della has recovered more than $100 million on behalf of our personal injury clients. We know how to determine if negligence was a factor in your pedestrian accident and, if necessary, aggressively pursue the relief the seriousness of your injuries calls for.
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Determining who is at fault in an accident is often difficult, but your personal injury attorney can help. By law, drivers must show that they have operated the vehicle with reasonable care. If, however, the driver operated the vehicle negligently and that negligence resulted in your accident they may be held responsible. Examples of negligent driving include:
New York City is one of the busiest cities in the country—if not the world—and is prone to pedestrian accidents due to motorist negligence. Whether it be at crosswalks, bus stops, intersections, parking lots, gas stations, or any other point where vehicle traffic and pedestrian travel must coincide, the simplest motorist mistake can result in serious injury.
Common examples of motorist negligence in pedestrian accidents include:
If you believe that one of these factors, or any others, led to your pedestrian accident, then we invite you to contact our firm today. We can ensure that every possible avenue towards recovering your compensation is explored to its fullest extent.
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