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Whittier, CA

At Eldessouky Law, our Whittier personal injury attorney focuses on the livelihoods of the nearly 87,000 residents in Whittier, CA, and has pledged to uphold our Los Angeles County community’s rights when they are involved in an accident.

With traffic patterns on the rise in the State of California, injuries are becoming more common, including accidents involving pedestrians and bicyclists who are hurt when distracted drivers are behind the wheel. If you have been involved in an accident of any kind and were hurt because of someone’s negligence, our dedicated Whittier personal injury attorney would like to hear your case today. For over a decade, our Whittier personal injury law firm has recovered millions of dollars in settlements and jury verdicts for our clients, and we can do the same for you and your family.

Economy and Employment in Whittier, CA

Our beautiful city was named for the poet John Greenleaf Whittier and is home to his namesake, Whittier College. An exciting and safe place to raise a family, Whittier, CA attracts accomplished employees from around the country who are seeking a thriving economy that will provide a fulfilling lifestyle.

The largest employers in Whittier, CA include:

Eldessouky Law Personal Injury Practice Areas in Whittier, CA

Our personal injury attorney in Whittier, CA focuses on legal practice areas where our community needs us most. If you are involved in an accident and sustain injuries – no matter how simple or severe – you are entitled to pursue the person who caused your accident for financial recovery. We will outline your legal options and deliver a superior claim that will guide our case to victory inside or outside of the courtroom.

Our personal injury practice areas in Whittier, CA include:

  • Auto Accident
  • Bicycle Accident
  • Dog Bite
  • Motorcycle Accident
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Slip & Fall Accident
  • Truck Accident
  • Wrongful Death

Pedestrian Accidents in California and Throughout the United States

Pedestrian accidents in Torrance, CA are more common than most realize. With so many people walking to and from parks, beaches, and entertainment hot spots, all it takes is a single distracted driver to change the lives of walkers and joggers forever.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, last year there were:

  • 5,987 pedestrian fatalities in the United States; a 9% increase and the highest number since 1990
  • 867 pedestrian fatalities in California
  • 14% of all traffic fatalities were pedestrians
  • 3% of all individuals injured in traffic accidents were pedestrians

Common Causes of Pedestrian Injuries

Pedestrian accidents in Whittier, CA can occur in traffic accidents, animal attacks, and trip and fall accidents. People traveling on foot, either walking, jogging or running for entertainment or exercise leaves our residents in a vulnerable position.

The Centers for Disease Control reported that last year throughout the United States:

  • 129,000 pedestrians were treated in their local emergency rooms for non-fatal, crash-related injuries
  • Pedestrians are 1.5x more likely to be killed in a car crash than passenger vehicle occupants

The most common causes of pedestrian accidents include:

  • 24%: Trips on uneven or cracked sidewalks
  • 17%: Trips and falls on any surface
  • 12%: Hit by vehicle
  • 6%: Dog bites or attacks from wildlife animals
  • 5%: Tripped on stone, loose rocks
  • 5%: Stepped in a hole, or concaved area

Pedestrians face dangers at every turn, especially when negligent behavior is a factor in their travels. Intoxicated drivers, unkempt walkways, poorly lit stairwells, and dangerous sites lacking the proper signage can all lead to disastrous injuries that are life-changing. If you have been involved in a pedestrian accident, we want to hear your case, so we can help you pursue the individual, party, or company responsible for your injuries.

Contact Our Personal Injury Attorney in Whittier, CA Today for a Free Consultation

Our experienced personal injury attorney at Eldessouky Law in Whittier, CA has represented pedestrian accident victims for over a decade and is available for a free consultation by calling (714) 831-5342 today. You do not have to face your injuries or the person who caused them alone. Our accomplished Whittier personal injury lawyer will take the lead in pursuing a financial recovery settlement that will allow you to focus on getting your life back.

Directions to Eldessouky Law, Personal Injury Law Firm, 17139 Bellflower Blvd., Suite 202, Bellflower, CA 90706, USA from Whittier, CA

  • Head west on Philadelphia St toward Friends Ave
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Call us today (562)-461-0995

We are located at:
Eldessouky Law
17139 Bellflower Blvd., Suite 202, Bellflower, CA 90706, United States

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