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Pedestrian Accidents Archives

You might not walk away from a crash as a pedestrian

In a collision between a pedestrian and a motor vehicle, there's no contest. The pedestrian often suffers catastrophic injuries while the occupants of the vehicle emerge unscathed. Other than a head injury, one of the most serious injuries you might suffer as a pedestrian occurs to your spinal cord.

Pedestrian Accidents: Can the Pedestrian Be Held Liable?

One of our biggest fears as drivers is hitting a pedestrian, especially a child who may run out of the street, and one of a pedestrian's greatest concerns is getting hit by a motorist. There is no doubt that some pedestrian accidents are caused by driver negligence; for example, when a driver is texting while driving or drunk driving and hits someone walking in a crosswalk.