On behalf of Greenberg & Walden, LLC posted in Auto-Pedestrian Accidents on Friday, November 3, 2017.
Pedestrian accidents are often horrific because they put a human up against a much heavier vehicle. Where the human body is more fragile, the vehicle is shored up with a steel frame. For the victims of pedestrian accidents, there are some very serious injuries that might come with the accident.
We understand that many pedestrian accident injuries are difficult to overcome. Some of these might include broken bones, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries and others that are very serious. These injuries often require intensive medical care that can be time consuming and costly. All the while, you are left in pain and trying to figure out how to piece your life back together.
The last thing that you need right now is to have to add something else to your schedule. We are here to help you seek compensation from the driver who ran you over. This might help you from a financial perspective since you can use any compensation that is awarded to cover the costs associated with the accident.
Seeking compensation might also help you come to terms with the accident. Your claims sends a strong message to the driver because you aren’t allowing him or her to get away with his or her negligence. Instead, you are standing your ground and working to hold the driver accountable.
In some of these cases, the driver will face criminal charges. Don’t think that this has a part in your claim for compensation. No matter what happens with criminal charges, you can still pursue compensation in a civil court. You don’t deserve to have to bear the financial burden of the crash that left you injured.