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Thursday, March 7th, 2019
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Many pedestrians walk because it’s a healthier option, but is it safer? According to the data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), walking is dangerous. In 2017, 5,977 pedestrians were killed in traffic accidents. Although drivers are...

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...