Las Vegas Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Helping injury victims recover just compensation
Can you imagine safely crossing the street in the cross walk and being struck by a car?Or walking on the sidewalk?It is important to remain alert as a pedestrian to avoid personal injury. However, accidents may occur that are out of your control.
If were injured in a pedestrian accident caused by someone else’s negligent or reckless actions, it is important to understand your rights. We can help you fight for fair compensation.
What kinds of accidents injure pedestrians?
Pedestrians can be injured either in motor vehicle accidents or through poor maintenance, including defects in parking lots or sidewalks and walkway debris. In either case, as the victim of a pedestrian accident, you may be entitled to damages for the injuries you suffered if they were caused by the negligent or reckless behavior of someone else.
Who is liable?
When a pedestrian is injured, there may be multiple parties legal responsible. Together, we will review the specifics of your situation to determine who can be held liable for your injury. Potential liable parties include:
- The driver of a vehicle that strikes a pedestrian; or
- The party responsible for maintenance of the road, sidewalk, or parking lot where the accident took place.
What are some common pedestrian injuries?
Pedestrians who are hit by a car often suffer fatal injuries. In cases where the pedestrian survives the accident, their life may be altered permanently depending on the severity of the injury. Some common injuries caused by pedestrian accidents include:
- Broken bones, including legs, arms and ribs;
- Traumatic brain injuries, which can lead to brain damage, memory loss, coma, and possibly the need for a lifetime of care; and
- Serious spinal injuries, which can cause debilitating pain and paralysis.
Consult a dedicated Las Vegas personal injury attorney
If you or a loved one have been the victim of a pedestrian accident in Las Vegas, you need the services of an experienced personal injury attorney who will advocate aggressively for your rights. When you Call Christine, you will find a passionate attorney who is interested in hearing your story and is prepared to fight for you. If you’ve been injured in Las Vegas, Call Christine at (702) 213-5382. Tell her what happened. Let her fight for you.