Las Vegas Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Each year, there are thousands of pedestrians who are seriously injured or killed by motor vehicles. When an accident occurs between a car and a pedestrian, it is almost always a grievous outcome.. Serious pedestrian accident can lead innocent victims with injuries that required lifelong treatments physically and mentally.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a pedestrian accident, Lawrence Hill and Associates can help the victims secure justice and compensation they deserve. When it comes to hiring a lawyer to represent you, you will need to hire an attorney with experience and knowledge to understand how your case can be applied to the legal system, the insurance companies, and the different parties’ attorneys. Every pedestrian accident case requires careful analysis as there may be multiple parties with legal responsibility for the accident.
In handling a pedestrian accident case, you need to be aware of those who will try to blame you or your love one by stating you were the cause of the accident. Many Insurance carries may try different reason to try to settle the case sooner by offering a small offer of compensation. Time is matter in order to protect your rights. Call us as soon as possible if you or your loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, and do not make any statements to any party without legal advice.
Causes and Compensation for Pedestrian Accidents
In Las Vegas, traffic is always busy, we got many people walking and driving around in town, roads under constructions, pedestrian accidents always occur. Pedestrian accidents are most likely to occur when:
- Negligent drivers do not aware the presence of pedestrians in pedestrian-friendly zones such as parking lots or school areas;
- Careless drivers do not pay attention to their surroundings;
- Pedestrians cross the street without the following signal or not walking on the crosswalk;
- Drivers fail to turn on their headlights at night;
- Drivers fail to stop on red light or stop side; and
- Drivers fail to yield the right-of-way at intersections.
It is very important for the pedestrian to follow the traffic signals and lawfully enters a crosswalk. All vehicles must yield.
Determining the Fault Party
Before you file a claim on your pedestrian accident, you want to identify the negligence parties and make sure you have enough leverage to ask for fair compensation. In the Law Offices of Lawrence C. Hill, our experienced them will handle all the analysis for you to make sure you can file your claim in the most efficiency and smooth way. It is very important to speak with a pedestrian accident attorney as soon as possible after the event. Call us today and see if we can provide you other aspect in review of the case, we want to help you.
If you or your loved one has been involved in an accident, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our legal team will help you to get proper medical treatments and make sure you are under care. You don’t need to worry about paying up-front or out of pocket on the bills. Seat back and stress free during recovery. We will fight for you and provide the utmost support through the entire process.