Do You Need a Pedestrian Accident Lawyer?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) reports that each year nearly 5,000 pedestrians die in motor vehicle related accidents, and more than 78,000 pedestrians suffer injuries when hit by a car or truck. Additionally, thousands of non-vehicular pedestrian accidents occur because of poor property maintenance, sidewalk or parking lot defects and/or construction. The pedestrian… Read More>>

Pedestrian Accident Statistics: California Ranks 16th

California pedestrians are at serious risk of being involved in an accident, according to statistics from the Transportation by America coalition. The nationwide study ranked California 16th in the nation for pedestrian danger. About 6,960 pedestrians have been killed walking in California between 2000 and 2009, with the most occurring in Los Angeles County, which… Read More>>

Marine Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident

Lance Cpl. Zackery Johnston, 21, was the victim of a fatal pedestrian accident when a car hit him and a fellow Marine as they crossed Interstate 5 near Harbor Drive in Oceanside, California, near Camp Pendleton, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office. Just before midnight, Johnston and Lance Cpl. Rory Sackinger attempted… Read More>>