When two vehicles of any type get into an accident, they have a number of different safety features which protect the drivers and passengers from harm. However, when a vehicle hits a person who is walking and does not have any protection, the consequences can be catastrophic and even life-threatening.
As such, one of the most severe types of accidents involving a motor vehicle is the pedestrian accident. If a driver has behaved negligently and you or someone you care about have been harmed as a result, you should not hesitate to hire a Culpeper personal injury lawyer to represent you.
At Davies, Barrell, Will, Lewellyn & Edwards, PLC, our attorneys have more than 40 years of experience dedicating ourselves to representing clients like yourself who have been injured. We are committed to providing you with the support and representation you need during this time. In addition to working towards recovering compensation, we work to see that justice is served. Your case deserves the very best legal counsel and we are prepared to provide you with exactly that. We even work on a contingency fee basis so you don't have to worry about paying unless we win.
There are a number of different ways in which a pedestrian could be hurt in an accident involving a motor vehicle. These accidents typically occur at intersections, crosswalks, and other places where pedestrians are able to cross the road and where traffic is heavy. They can happen during the day, but are especially common at night when it is dark.
A few of the most common causes of pedestrian accidents include the following forms of negligence: