When a pedestrian – which includes walkers and joggers – is struck by a car or other motor vehicle, catastrophic injuries are likely to ensue. Sometimes these accidents happen on or near a crosswalk, and on other occasions, the pedestrian was simply unlucky enough to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. The fragile human body is no match for the metal frame and powerful engine of a car, truck or other motor vehicles, meaning it should come as no surprise to learn that pedestrian accidents have a strong tendency towards fatalities.
Did you know that Santa Ana has seen more pedestrian fatalities than any other city in Orange County, for the past several years running? This is believed to be due to the volume of traffic using the city’s roads, combined with a lack of safe crossing zones.
If you, or a loved one, have been injured in a Santa Ana pedestrian accident, an attorney from the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg could be your key to recovering maximum compensation.
Santa Ana roads claiming the lives of more Orange County pedestrians than any other area in the county is just one of the key statistics you may be interested in. Over the three decades we have been practicing personal injury lawyers in the region, we have also learned that:
The most common types of Santa Ana pedestrian accidents, and resulting injuries, encountered by our attorneys, include:
When you sustain serious or life-changing injuries due to the negligence or deliberately dangerous behavior of another, you could be entitled to recover compensation in respect of your pain and suffering, medical expenses, loss of earnings and other costs associated with your pedestrian accident. Our three decades of experience as esteemed Santa Ana personal injury lawyers perfectly positions us to help you recover the settlement you truly deserve, rather than a reduced amount offered by an insurance company.