Laws protect pedestrians under the Motor Vehicle Act. This means that drivers must yield the right of way to pedestrians. Unfortunately, negligence, and failure to follow the rules of the road can result in devastating injuries for pedestrians. Seniors and children are most at risk.
Lawyers from Wishart Brain & Spine Law can help get you the compensation you need to support your recovery and any long term medical needs.
Causes for Pedestrian accidents
- Distracted drivers
- Impaired drivers
- Failing to obey traffic signs
- Failing to yield the right of way
- Weather and poor visibility
Pedestrian Accident Injuries
Pedestrian accidents are often the most catastrophic and require long term care. Types of injury sustained include
- Concussion or traumatic brain injuries.
- Broken bones, fractures, sprains.
- Spinal cord injuries.
How we can help
Lawyers at Wishart Brain and Spine law can help you recover damage and obtain a fair settlement. What you will need for your recovery includes
- Future medical expense
- Future living expenses
- Rehabilitation expenses
- Lost Wages.
If you have any questions or concerns about an injury you have sustained please contact us for a free consultation. If you have been offered a settlement and would like to make sure it is fair, let us help explain your options.