Mitchell J. Schroeder, P.C. is a personal injury law firm dedicated to helping individuals who’ve been harmed due to the negligent acts of others. One of the most common types of accidents we see is pedestrian accidents. Unfortunately, these are also among the most deadly. That said, if you or a loved one has been harmed in a pedestrian accident, we are here to help you fight for the compensation you deserve and need. Contact the Rockland County pedestrian accident lawyers at Mitchell J. Schroeder, P.C. today.
Nothing is worse than sustaining an injury as a result of someone else’s negligence. We understand this, and we give you our pledge to fight for the compensation you deserve and need to get back on your feet again. You can depend on our New York injury lawyers to help you, every step of the way.
Pedestrian accidents can occur for a variety of reasons, but some of the most common causes of these accidents are as follows:
Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents often result in severe, sometimes even permanent injuries. Some of the most common types of injuries we see occur as a result of pedestrian accidents are as follows:
Importantly, the severity and type of injuries sustained in pedestrian accidents can vary greatly depending on various factors, such as the speed of the vehicle, the point of impact, the age and physical condition of the pedestrian, and other variables specific to each accident.
To recover compensation after a pedestrian accident, you will have to gather and present a wide range of evidence to prove you were injured as a direct result of another party’s negligence. Valuable forms of evidence when it comes to winning pedestrian accident claims are as follows:
As long as you can satisfy the burden of proof in your personal injury claim, you should receive compensation to help offset the physical, financial, and emotional burdens you’ve incurred as a result of your accident. Ensure you file your claim within three years of the date of your accident (though you should file as soon as possible). If you wait longer than three years, you will most likely permanently lose your right to sue.
Anyone who has been harmed in a pedestrian accident deserves a competent legal advocate in their corner who can fight for the full and fair compensation to which they are entitled. Contact the pedestrian accident lawyers at Mitchell J. Schroeder, P.C. today.