Pedestrians are the most vulnerable road-users. If a negligent driver strikes a pedestrian, the injured accident victim could face a lifetime of physical challenges, psychological trauma, and financial insecurity. However, injured survivors of pedestrian accidents throughout the province may be able to recover compensation for damages they have incurred or will incur in the future. To learn how our British Columbia pedestrian accident lawyers may be able to be of assistance, click here.
Because they lack the protections offered by seatbelts, airbags, and metal frames – and even helmets available to bicyclists or motorcyclists – pedestrians rarely come out of a motor vehicle crash unscathed. In fact, according to ICBC, almost one out of every five people killed in a British Columbia car crash each year is someone … Continue reading “Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Surrey”
Step onto any crosswalk in the city and you may have put yourself at risk for serious injury. Pedestrian accidents are more common than you might think. Each year, thousands of pedestrians suffer serious harm in accidents with motorists. Some even lose their lives. If you have suffered injuries because a vehicle hit you while … Continue reading “Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Richmond”
Pedestrian accidents typically cause serious, catastrophic, or fatal injuries. Far too many pedestrians are injured or killed in British Columbia each year. On average, seven pedestrians are injured every single day and at least one pedestrian is killed each week in the province, according to the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC). Victims or their … Continue reading “Kelowna Pedestrian Accident Lawyer”
Pedestrian accidents are a serious problem in British Columbia, especially in places like Burnaby and other large cities where congestion levels are high. In fact, Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) reports that over a five-year period, there were an average of 2,700 pedestrian accidents per year reported, 2,600 of which resulted in pedestrian injuries, … Continue reading “Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Burnaby”
Although cars and trucks have never been safer, B.C. pedestrians crossing the street are more at-risk that ever of sustaining serious injury or death in an accident. Based on official reports to the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC), the number of pedestrian accidents in the province have increased by roughly 30% over a five-year … Continue reading “Surrey Pedestrian Accident Lawyers”
While walking is a fun form of physical fitness and an environmentally friendly way to get where you need to go, the reckless behaviors of motorists on the road can put you at risk. At Preszler Injury Lawyers, we know how serious and potentially life threatening these accidents can be, and can advise you on … Continue reading “Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Langford”
Cars and pedestrians do not mix well, and unfortunately for pedestrians, when collisions do occur, the injuries are completely one-sided. This not only leaves the injured pedestrian in a much more vulnerable state of mind than the other party, but also creates the opportunity for the driver to fabricate a lie or excuse about how … Continue reading “Victoria Pedestrian Accident Lawyer”