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Bronx Pedestrian Accident Lawyers

Pedestrian Accident Attorneys in the Bronx Protecting Victims’ Rights

All traffic accidents are dangerous accidents, but pedestrian accidents are among the deadliest. The fact is that when you head out on foot, absolutely nothing comes between you and the impact of an accident. As traffic continues to increase and motorists continue to engage in more distracted driving, pedestrians – and we’re nearly all pedestrians at some point – are increasingly at risk of being seriously injured. If you’ve been injured in a pedestrian accident, an experienced Bronx personal injury lawyer can help.

Pedestrian Accident Statistics

Pedestrian accidents are not only exceedingly dangerous but also happen a lot. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) shares Traffic Safety Facts for 2017 that highlight the problem. The statistics include:

Staying Safe While on Foot

When you are hoofing it around the city, it’s important to make safety your top priority. While pedestrians generally have the right of way, it’s always better to be safe than sorry – and an ounce of prevention is worth at least a pound of cure when it comes to pedestrian accidents. Staying safe out there includes:

Call Us Today to Schedule a Free Case Evaluation with a Bronx Pedestrian Accident Attorney

Pedestrian accidents often lead to extremely serious injuries, but the dedicated personal injury attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman – proudly serving the Bronx – are committed to skillfully advocating for your rights and for your rightful compensation. Ours is one of the area’s oldest and most recognizable firms, so please don’t hesitate to contact or call us at 212-285-3300 for more information today.