Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Atlanta
Advocacy from a Skilled Atlanta Personal Injury Attorney
car accident occurs between two vehicles, drivers and passengers have the benefit numerous
safety features—including shielding from direct impact. When a motor
vehicle hits a pedestrian, however, the pedestrian is put at risk of grievous
and even life-threatening harm. When this harm occurs due to negligence
by a motorist, then it deserves to be addressed in a court of law.
Goldstein & Hayes, P.C., our team of skilled, award-winning
injury lawyers in Atlanta is dedicated to asserting the rights of our injured clients both in and
out of the courtroom. Our unflagging commitment to client advocacy has
allowed us to recover more than $200 million in compensation on behalf
of the injury victims who depend on us.
Common Examples of Motorist Negligence
Generally speaking, any motorist negligence that can cause an automotive
accident is also likely to cause a collision with a pedestrian. This is
especially true in urban areas, like Atlanta, where there is a steady
flow of sidewalk traffic and intersections, crosswalks, and other stop-and-go
road features are common.
- Motorist negligence that can cause a pedestrian accident include:
Distracted driving (talking on the phone,
texting while driving, etc.)
- Failing to obey traffic signs and lights
- Failing to signal a turn or lane change
- Failing to yield for pedestrians
Impaired driving (DUI, drugged driving)
If you believe that one of these motorist actions, or any other, led directly
to your pedestrian accident injury, then we invite you to contact our
firm today. We are ready to hear your story, help assess the circumstances
of your case, and, if necessary, start aggressively pursuing the compensation
you deserve for your pain and suffering.
Start the process today. Contact Goldstein & Hayes, P.C. to schedule a
free consultation today.