Pedestrian Accidents | How They Occur
Long Island roads are becoming increasingly congested. With more motor vehicles on the road, there is a greater chance of a pedestrian being involved in an accident. The injuries of a collision between a motor vehicle and a pedestrian could be catastrophic, ranging from cuts and bruises to crippling injuries or death.
Whatever your injury, the law firm of Rudolph F. X. Migliore, P.C. can help. With the legal knowledge and experience to represent you competently and the personal experience to handle your matter with care, you can rest assured knowing that you are in good hands.
A variety of factors come into play when determining the type and severity of a pedestrian accident, including, but are not limited to:
- Where the accident occurred (city, street, intersection, two-lane road, etc.)
- When the accident occurred (day of week, time of day, etc.)
- Characteristics of the victims (age, injury severity, etc.)
- Precipitating events of the accident (example: child running into street)
We handle various types of pedestrian accidents, including, but not limited to collisions caused by:
- A reversing/backing vehicle
- Walking along a roadway
- A turning vehicle at an intersection
- A driver’s failure to yield
- Other factors
Your Well-being Is Our Highest Priority
At the law offices of Rudolph F. X. Migliore, P.C., we will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, obtaining the insurance information, plate number and address of the driver who struck you is very important. You should also get a copy of the police report. All such information regarding the accident may be required by the hospital or doctor you visit. Please seek medical attention immediately to determine the extent of your injuries.
Contact an Experienced Attorney — Get a Free Case Evaluation
If you would like to arrange a free consultation or would like more information about personal injury accident claims, call our New York law firm at (631) 543-3663. You may also use our online form to send us an inquiry.