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Monday, November 5th, 2018
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According to a report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA), nearly 5,000 pedestrians lost their lives in vehicle accidents in 2015. There are wide-ranging non-vehicular accidents that cause pedestrian injuries and deaths as well. These include parking lot...

Friday, September 8th, 2017
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There are several factors that go into determining how a pedestrian that has been hit by a car might be compensated. Generally, compensation depends on the insurance of both parties. The defendant’s assets, the extent of the pedestrian’s injuries, and...

Thursday, June 1st, 2017
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When most people think about the legal results of car accidents, it is typically regarding multi-vehicle wrecks. However, it is important to understand the legal options available to pedestrians after they have been hit by a car. The compensation a...

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Over a million U.S. drivers were arrested for driving under the influence in 2010. A high occurrence of drunk driving leads to serious accidents and debilitating injuries. A number of legal issues arise once a drunk driver strikes a pedestrian,...

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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When a pedestrian is hit by a car, their legal claim will almost always be against the driver of the car. However, pedestrians are sometimes able to bring a claim against the city in which they were hit. Unsafe streets...

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Accidentally striking a pedestrian while driving a car is a terrifying occurrence, but unfortunately, it is not uncommon. Over 60,000 pedestrians were injured by vehicles in 2006, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. These pedestrians often suffer serious...