Benefits of Hiring an Attorney After a Pedestrian Accident in Seattle
Posted in Pedestrian Accident on January 1, 2023
According to data from the Washington Department of Transportation, we can see that there were 342 total pedestrian accident incidents across Seattle during the latest full year of information available. Out of these incidents, there were 23 fatalities, 63 suspected serious injuries, and 154 suspected minor injuries. After a pedestrian sustains an injury caused...
10 states where pedestrians are killed by vehicles at the highest rates—and how to keep people safe
Posted in Pedestrian Accident on October 11, 2022
Canva Most people are pedestrians at some point, even if they don't live in a city where car ownership isn't necessary. From the country's sprawling suburbs to the most rural locales, you can find people strolling on sidewalks and crossing parking lots, children walking to school or heading to friends' homes, and joggers out...
Do Pedestrians Always Have The Right Of Way?
Posted in Pedestrian Accident on February 9, 2022
Pedestrians are considered vulnerable roadway users in and around the Seattle area. They are vulnerable because it is likely they will sustain severe injuries in the event a collision with a vehicle occurs. In most situations, vehicle drivers are required to yield the right of way to pedestrians on or around the roadway. However,...
Where do Most Pedestrian Accidents Occur?
Posted in Pedestrian Accident on February 1, 2022
Pedestrian accidents often result in severe injuries for those involved. The good news is that pedestrian accidents are preventable, so long as drivers and pedestrians take the steps necessary to watch out for one another. However, you need to know where most pedestrian accidents occur so that you can take the steps needed to...