A pedestrian accident can be a traumatic and life-altering experience. Often times the action of a negligent or distracted driver can lead to permanent consequences, which affect you and your loved ones. You need an experienced lawyer who can help you recover your losses, which can include medical expenses, pain and suffering, mental anguish, and loss of earning capacity.
At Crowell Law Offices, our personal injury lawyers understand the emotional distress a pedestrian accident can cause, and we are here to help. Contact us today for a free assessment by calling (916) 303-2800. We are dedicated to helping our clients find justice so that they can move forward with their lives.
A pedestrian accident can be caused by the reckless behavior of a distracted driver, who could be texting, using a cell phone, or eating, among other things. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), sending a text message averts the driver’s eyes from the road for about 4.6 seconds. If proven that another’s negligence was the cause of your accident, you may be compensated for losses including the following:
After a traumatic accident, gathering information, speaking with insurance companies, and calculating medical bills can seem like a daunting task. It is important to be well informed of what you should anticipate after a pedestrian accident. The following items that can be gathered to prepare a strong case and fight for the compensation you deserve including photographs of your injury, records of all past and current medical bills that were associated with the accident, and any out-of-pocket expenses. Rest assured that you are not alone in this process. We will help gather the evidence while you and your loved ones focus on healing and recovering.
Our Sacramento personal injury attorneys have a proven track record of success dealing with injured and wrongful death victims due to another’s negligent actions. If you have suffered from a pedestrian accident, or if a loved one has died due to the reckless behavior or negligence of another, contact us at (916) 303-2800. We will protect your rights and help you recover the compensation that you deserve.