Driving laws are designed to protect the most vulnerable people on or near roads—pedestrians. Pedestrian traffic accidents are some of the most tragic and deadly accidents. In Missouri, roughly 90 percent of all pedestrian traffic accidents are fatal. If you or a loved one was recently hurt in a pedestrian accident, contact Goldblatt + Singer now. Our pedestrian accident lawyers have over 65 years of experience and have collected over $400 million.
State laws require drivers to give pedestrians the right-of-way when crossing the street on marked and sometimes unmarked crosswalks. High foot-traffic areas like school zones often have reduced speed limits. Neighborhoods have signs warning drivers to use caution when driving near children. Our pedestrian crash attorneys are well versed in these pedestrian rights, so we can give our clients knowledgeable support throughout the claim process.
If you were hit by a car, talk to us about your options. The driver or party responsible for the accident may be liable for damages in the form of lost income, medical bills and pain and suffering. With decades of experience in injury law, we know what evidence to look for when determining liability.
The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can investigate the pedestrian accident, evaluate the case and help fight for your rightful retributions. Let our dedicated and hardworking attorneys help you.