Category Archives: Pedestrian Accident
SUVs And Trucks Increase Risk Of Pedestrian Accidents In Miami
Pedestrian accidents in Miami are a major concern. There has been a rapid rise in cases, both recently and over the course of the past several years. In looking at underlying causes, traffic safety experts noted that SUVs and trucks are often involved. Find out more about the risks and how these crashes can… Read More »
Randy Weber selected to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers List!
Congratulations to Randy Weber of Pita Weber Del Prado for being selected to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers List! Only 5% of lawyers achieve this prestigious recognition. Super Lawyers is an attorney rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional… Read More »
Who Is Responsible When a Pedestrian Is Hit?
Unless a person lives in a handful of large cities in this country, their world is oriented around car travel, and decidedly not in favor of pedestrian safety. Pedestrians have no chance when hit by a car, and frequently sustain serious or fatal injuries. The victim and his/her family, while initially focused on getting… Read More »
Car vs. Pedestrian: When and How the Pedestrian Can Contribute to an Accident
When a pedestrian is hit by a car, the first reaction from most people is that the driver must be at fault. This assumption is understandable since pedestrians are defenseless against the force of a car, and frequently sustain serious injuries when accidents do occur. Personal injury lawsuits based on negligence commonly follow injuries… Read More »
The Dangers Facing Pedestrians on Florida Streets
Americans are known for their devotion to their cars and love of driving, but sometimes, people feel an irresistible urge to go for a walk. However, take a look at the roads around the state, and one will notice they are not pedestrian-friendly, and drivers are not especially cognizant of people traveling on sidewalks… Read More »
The Prevalence of Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Walking down the street should not create feelings of fear and danger. Drivers have a duty to operate their vehicles in a manner that not only respects other drivers, but pedestrians as well. When that duty is not met, injury and death can occur, which leaves lives in medical and financial peril. With the… Read More »