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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON March 22, 2018

Steps to Take After a California Pedestrian Accident

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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON March 13, 2018

What Types of Incidents are Considered Pedestrian Accidents?

There is nothing more dangerous than an accident between a vehicle and a pedestrian. A giant metal beast versus a flesh and bone human? Not much of a contest there. And the law tends to be on the side of the pedestrian in such an uneven match. If you’ve been hit by a car, read on […]

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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON October 29, 2017

California Pedestrian Right of Way Laws

In the state of California, pedestrian fatalities make up a staggering 22% of all California traffic incidents. This is an astonishingly high number, and a lot of it may stem from confusion surrounding California’s pedestrian right-of-way laws. Do pedestrians always have the right-of-way? It’s important to remember that this is a saying that people in […]

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How to Calculate Pain and Suffering

How to Calculate Pain and Suffering A knowledgeable personal injury attorney will help you determine the dollar value of your pain and suffering. Pain and suffering is defined as both the physical pain you endured due to your injuries, as well as any mental or emotional pain you experienced due to the accident. As you […]

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What Does ‘Personal Injury’ Mean?

A personal injury is defined as a physical injury to a person’s body; it does not include “injuries” — or damage — to your property or reputation. In a personal injury case, there is the injured party and the person responsible for the injury. Most personal injury lawyers actively handle a variety of personal injury […]

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What to do After Being Hit by a Drunk Driver

What to do After Being Hit by a Drunk Driver Any type of car accident is devastating. Accidents caused by drunk driving are even more so. Drunk drivers tend to speed, ignore traffic signals and weave in and out of traffic — all behaviors that can cause an unexpected and severe crash. According to the […]

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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON February 07, 2017

Pedestrian Accident Injury Attorneys

Pedestrian Accident Injury Attorneys Tens of thousands of pedestrians are injured by motor vehicles each year. These accidents typically occur when a person is crossing the street; they’re either not seen by a motor vehicle or are crossing illegally against a traffic signal. To avoid being a victim, be in charge of your safety. This […]

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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON June 15, 2016

Santa Maria Pedestrian Injured After a Collision

Santa Maria Pedestrian Injured After a Collision On April 15, 2016, a Santa Maria pedestrian injured after a collision with with a motor vehicle. According to Santa Barbara Noozhawk, the incident occurred near Sonya Lane and Western Avenue in Santa Maria, California. Reports state a runner was struck by a vehicle making a turn near […]

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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON June 13, 2016

Pedestrian Killed Near Lompoc

Pedestrian Killed Near Lompoc According to Santa Barbara Noozhawk, a 64-year-old man was fatally injured after being hit by a vehicle. Reports state a man driving a Ford F-150, was traveling along Highway 246 when a pedestrian ran from out of nowhere from behind bushes along the road. The pedestrian killed near Lompoc was also […]

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POSTED IN Pedestrian Accidents ON June 09, 2016

Santa Maria Women Arrested After Striking Pedestrian

According to the Santa Barbara Noozhawk, on April 09, 2016, 43-year-old, Rene Michelle Castro, was arrested on felony DUI charges. The Santa Maria women was arrested after striking a pedestrian in the Santa Maria Town Center parking lot. According to reports firefighters responded to the scene and discovered a female pedestrian trapped under Castro’s 2007 Toyota at […]

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