Ft. Lauderdale Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Injured in a Pedestrian Accident in South Florida?
There are thousands of pedestrian accidents every year in the United States. In fact, over 110,000 pedestrians are injured and over 60,000 are killed as a result of negligent drivers. Children are among a large percentage of these injuries and fatalities. If you or a loved one has been severely injured in a pedestrian accident, you need to know that you could have a legal right to file a suit to seek compensation for the injuries caused in your accident.
Some of the common causes of negligence-based pedestrian accidents are the following:
- Driver failure to follow posted speed limits
- Distracted or preoccupied driver (cell phone use is common)
- Driver failure to give right-of-way
- Driver breaking traffic law
- Driver under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol
It is heartbreaking when the victims of these accidents are young children. If you believe that you have a case against a negligent driver, please take the first step toward filing a suit against the responsible party. Speak with a pedestrian accident lawyer who can help you. The legal team at the Law Offices of Spingarn & Associates, P.A. has the experience and dedication to results that you need in a pedestrian knockdown case.
Pompano Beach Pedestrian Accident Lawyer
Accidents involving pedestrians and motor vehicles can occur anywhere. Common areas include street corners, bus stops, crosswalks, parking lots, parking garages, driveways, blind turns and areas with new posted traffic signs/signals.
The injuries resulting from these accidents can cause great financial hardship. Head, neck and back injuries can lead to complications later in life. Broken bones can take a long time to heal. Paralysis can cause you to be unable to work for the rest of your life. Don’t hesitate to contact an attorney who can help you with a suit against the responsible individual. The negligent driver who caused your injury can be held accountable.
Pedestrian accidents can result in severe injuries. Contact a Ft. Lauderdale Pedestrian Accident Lawyer at the Law Offices of Spingarn & Associates, P.A. to discuss the possibility of a case. Mr. Spingarn serves clients throughout Southern Florida, including Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade Counties.