Buffalo pedestrian accident

How to Make Safety a Priority This Halloween

by | October 31st, 2014

Tonight is Halloween, and you can expect plenty of little ghouls to be walking door to door for candy in your neighborhood. It’s important to remember the chances of a child being struck by a car on Halloween night are twice as high as any other night of the year. That’s why we all need […]

Buffalo Pedestrian Accident Leaves “The Boondoggle Guy” Seriously Injured

by | April 26th, 2013

April 26, 2013 A Buffalo Pedestrian Accident earlier this month was responsible for leaving a well-known downtown figure seriously injured. Reports indicate the accident occurred on Monday, April 8, along Oak Street. An article released by WIVB 4 News stated that a car hit the 48-year-old man, known as “The Boondoggle Guy”, as he attempted […]

Corsanti Facing Civil Lawsuit Stemming from Buffalo Pedestrian Accident

by | April 5th, 2013

April 5, 2013 Dr. James Corsanti will be released from jail next Sunday after causing the Buffalo Pedestrian Accident that claimed the life of an 18-year-old girl, but his legal troubles are far from over. An article from WGRZ News explained that in 2011, the doctor was driving under the influence of alcohol when he […]

Western New York Town Receives Grant to Reduce Pedestrian Accidents

by | January 21st, 2013

Jan. 21, 2013 The town of Gowanda, just outside of Buffalo, is set to receive a major overhaul of its pedestrian and bicycle crossings located near schools thanks to a federal grant issued through the “Safe Routes to School” campaign. An article from The Observer explains the changes being made in an effort to improve […]

NHTSA Proposes Policy Requiring Sound Devices on Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

by | January 9th, 2013

Jan. 9, 2013 Car manufacturers have long strived to make a quiet vehicle, but they may now be facing the opposite problem. According to Truckinginfo.com, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has suggested that all hybrid and electric vehicles, which create little to no sound when running, meet a minimum decibel level to help […]

Five People Injured in Buffalo Auto Accident

by | August 17th, 2012

Aug. 17, 2012 There were nearly 70,000 traffic accidents resulting in pedestrian injury reported in 2010 alone. This means that nearly 12 people are severely injured or killed as the result of a pedestrian accident every single day. One such crash occurred earlier this week in Buffalo. The Buffalo News reports the incident happened at […]

$2.4 Million Settlement Reached In Wrongful Death Of NY Pedestrian

by | March 12th, 2012

A settlement has been reached in the wrongful death lawsuit filed on behalf of a Derby, New York, man who was killed in October 2010 when he was struck by a school bus while crossing the street.

Accused hit-and-run doctor due in court

by William Mattar | January 12th, 2012

January 11, 2012 A New York doctor charged in a hit-and-run is due in court this week on the issue of a court-ordered blood draw, which is up for discussion, according to The Wall Street Journal. The doctor’s attorneys have questioned whether suburban Buffalo police had enough reason to request the court-ordered blood draw, which […]

Man seriously injured in Buffalo pedestrian accident

by William Mattar | December 9th, 2010

A 29-year old man is in the hospital fighting to recover from a Buffalo pedestrian accident, reports WIVB News 4. The Buffalo pedestrian accident happened when the man was struck by a driver while he was walking down the middle of Transit Road. The woman who struck the pedestrian pulled over immediately and called 911. The […]