Pedestrian Compensation Attorneys in Honolulu and Across Hawaii
If you are a pedestrian in Hawaii, you may have faced a situation where you were almost injured. Most pedestrians have dealt with this fear at one time or another. Unfortunately, pedestrians are at risk of injury as there is nothing protecting them from serious injury if they get hit by a vehicle.
Statistics on Pedestrian Accidents
The National Highway Traffic Safety Association has found that, going by averages, a pedestrian is killed every two hours and injured every two minutes in a traffic crash in the United States. In 2013, 23 people died in Hawaii from pedestrian accidents. AARP also found that Hawaii ranks first for pedestrian deaths for people who are older than 65.
A recent study found that around a third of victims killed in pedestrian accidents were crossing a crosswalk when the crash happened. Drivers are often at fault in these and other pedestrian accident cases. It is especially important, and part of the law, for drivers to watch for pedestrians crossing crosswalks.
You deserve compensation.
If you or a loved one was injured as a pedestrian by a vehicle.e you may have a case and be able to receive compensation for your injuries. At Need an Injury Attorney Hawaii, we can handle pedestrian accident cases of all kinds. Whether you were hit by car, truck, motorcycle, or other kind of vehicle, we can help you.
Our expert attorneys serve Honolulu as well as all across Hawaii. If you were injured, you may be incurring medical bills as well as facing financial burdens from inability to work due to injuries. You deserve justice and compensation for what you have suffered. Our attorneys are specifically trained and skilled in handling pedestrian accident cases.
When it comes to personal injury law, the specific kind of vehicles involved and the type of case is important to note. The laws and regulations can vary greatly. You want to go with a firm that has personal injury attorneys specifically skilled in handling pedestrian accident cases. We can offer you that. We are also committed to fighting for you with passion. Our clients come first.
We are here for you.
This is also why we offer free consultations. We realize you might not know if you have a case or not. Give us a call and one of our expert lawyers will listen to some details and advise you on the best way to move forward. We can even send a representative to the scene of the accident if you call us right away. We advise people to not give statements to insurance or accept insurance settlements before contacting a lawyer. We can likely get you much more money than they will offer in the settlement.
Give us a call 24/7.
You can get a hold of us 24/7. We realize that accidents can happen any time, day or night. So, if you have been in an accident, give us a call straight away.