Los Angeles Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Cars, trucks, buses, and trains cause minor to catastrophic injuries to pedestrians every day in Los Angeles. Negligent drivers and or distracted drivers often cause these tragic accidents. It is unlikely that every time you step off a curb you fear for your life, although, there are too many instances where pedestrians are struck in the middle of a crosswalk or are struck by a vehicle that jumps the curb and ends their life on the sidewalk. The most important decision you’ll make after an accident is choosing the right Los Angeles pedestrian accident attorney.
Harris Personal Injury Lawyers is an award-winning law firm and is recognized by many legal accolades throughout the state of California and throughout the United States. We have a team of star trial lawyers who are confident and willing to take your pedestrian accident and personal injury claim to trial.
Common Pedestrian Accidents in Los Angeles:
According to the CDC, in 2015, 5,376 pedestrians were killed in traffic-related crashes in the United States.
Our pedestrian accident clients have suffered minor to major injuries from pedestrian accidents. Some clients walk away from a pedestrian vs. auto accident with cuts, bruises, and lingering pain. While others cannot walk away from the scene of the crash and suffer life-changing injuries like spinal injuries and or brain damage. It is important to know that our Los Angeles pedestrian accident lawyers have extensive knowledge in personal injury litigation and are available to discuss your potential claim at our Los Angeles office or over the phone. Our team of pedestrian accident lawyers are well connected and established in Los Angeles with superior doctors and medical professionals. If you are having trouble finding the right doctor or medical professional, we can help! We have relationships with leading doctors and medical professionals in Los Angeles who work on a lien basis. This means any of your medical expenses can be paid from any potential end settlement.
What to do After Getting Injured in a Los Angeles Pedestrian Accident:
It is crucial for injured victims to seek medical care immediately after getting into an accident. Accurately diagnosing your injuries are vital to the evaluation of your injury claim. As established pedestrian accident lawyers, it is common for pedestrians to walk away from an accident without injuries because they are in shock. Days later they feel pain in their necks, backs and other parts of the body. Furthermore, no matter the severity of the accident, get the driver’s contact information and any witness information. Take any photos of your injury, and or the accident scene. IF possible, retain a police report. If you or a loved one have been recently injured in a pedestrian accident, contact our Los Angeles pedestrian accident lawyers to schedule a free case consultation today.
Let Us Communicate with Insurance Companies for You
As a victim of a pedestrian accident, you will have both your insurance company and the liable party’s insurance company pressuring you to finalize and settle your claim. It is common for insurance adjusters to diminish the value of your claim by denying medical bills and or offering a low settlement for your injury. That is why the lawyers at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers will fight for your rights. As an accident victim, it is your right to seek financial compensation for suffering an injury caused and proven by negligence. Harris Personal Injury Lawyers focuses on determining negligence. No matter the severity of your injury, contact our team today to see if you have a viable case. Let us fight for you and help get you the compensation you deserve.
Why Harris Personal Injury Lawyers?
Once hired, our pedestrian accident lawyers will file a claim on your behalf. If the driver has no insurance, but you have insurance, you may still file a claim. If you were hit by a hit-and-run driver and are injured, you may still file a claim with your insurance. If you were partially at fault for the accident, you might still file a claim. Our team of injury lawyers will ensure that every client is on the path to recovery and will demand all possible damages for each claim. Our team of injury lawyers have an excellent track record in the courtroom, and will confidently and aggressively try your case. Harris Personal Injury Lawyers works only on a contingency fee, which means if we do not win, we do not get paid. Let us help you get the compensation you deserve for your accident!