New York Pedestrian Accident Lawyer
Walking can be a great way to get from one place to another, but roads, traffic, and people don’t always mix in New York. The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles reports there were a total of 16,342 New York pedestrian accidents in 2013 alone.
Data also shows that if you’re the pedestrian involved in the crash, there’s a more than 95 percent chance you’ll be injured. Those injuries can be costly, resulting in medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you or a loved one were hit by a car,the New York pedestrian accident lawyers at William Mattar Law Offices are here to help—just dial (844) 444-4444 or fill out our free initial consultation form now.
Pedestrian Hazards in New York
William Mattar’s legal team has handled numerous pedestrian accident cases, and they’ve found some of the most common causes for crashes include:
- Inattentive Motorists
Drivers who are distracted, drowsy, or intoxicated are often the cause of pedestrian accidents.
- Unmarked Street Crossings
Intersections that lack crosswalks, pedestrian signals, and other safety measures are also considering a contributing factor to many collisions involving pedestrians.
- Unsafe Roadways
These accidents include those resulting from a lack of street lighting or sidewalks.
Our Lawyers Want to Help
At William Mattar Law Offices, our attorneys have assisted pedestrian accident victims from throughout New York State, including:
We have the knowledge and experience needed to help you get the best results for your pedestrian injury claim. So don’t wait, contact our legal team and let us help you get started now.