Successful Los Angeles, California Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Pedestrians are expected to exercise due care when crossing our Los Angeles, California streets â€“ inside and outside of marked and unmarked crosswalks. Likewise, car, truck, and SUV drivers are expected to exercise the same care when approaching pedestrians to avoid a collision with a vulnerable walker, jogger, or runner.
At Eldessouky Law, our Los Angeles County pedestrian accident attorney knows that drivers are notorious for speeding through intersections and causing serious harm to those who are traversing the city on foot. Our lawyer has recovery millions of dollars for our injured clients over the past decade, holding negligent drivers accountable for medical bills, lost wages, and miscellaneous expenses our clients are saddled with because of an accident.
What Are the Most Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents in Los Angeles, California?
Like most accidents that involve a passenger vehicle, the number one cause of pedestrian accidents is distracted driving. Drivers who are texting or adjusting electronic devices while driving are causing serious pedestrian injuries and even fatalities throughout the State of California.
Other common pedestrian accident causes in Los Angeles include:
- Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- Failing to stop or yield at crosswalks, running paths, and trail entrances
- Inattention when backing up or leaving a parking spot or lot
- Disobeying traffic signs, signals, and laws
- Disregarding traffic or weather conditions
No matter how your Los Angeles pedestrian accident occurs, the negligent driver who caused your injuries should be held accountable. Insurance companies are not going to provide a settlement simply because their insured customer caused an accident. You will need an experienced pedestrian accident attorney to ensure you successfully recover the compensation you deserve.
Contact Our Eldessouky Law Los Angeles Pedestrian Accident Attorney Today
Have you been hurt in a pedestrian accident? Are you caring for a loved one who has been hit by a car? Contact our Los Angeles, California attorney at Eldessouky Law today at (714) 970-4843 to schedule a free consultation. You do not have to face the insurance company alone. Our attorney will take the lead in pursuing your financial recovery while you focus on healing.