Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Serving Long Island

Pedestrian in crosswalkLong Island has traffic and pedestrian laws designed to protect pedestrians. Although these laws have been established to reduce  pedestrians’ risk of getting hit by reckless or negligent drivers, many pedestrians continue to be seriously injured by drivers who do not follow the laws. William Mattar law offices has been helping injured pedestrians receive maximum compensation for over 30 years and can advocate for your rights if you have been struck by a car or truck while walking the streets of Long Island.

Call (844) 444-4444 today to schedule an appointment with a pedestrian accident lawyer available to serve Long Island. You can also fill out our free initial consultation form and submit it online at your convenience. We have a team of lawyers available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, who understand what you are going through and can help you.

How a Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Can Help You After a Long Island Accident 

A pedestrian accident lawyer can help you with all aspects of your case. Your lawyer can help gather evidence relating to your accident, deal with insurance companies, evaluate your case, and estimate the value for your claim.

The legal team at William Mattar will advocate for you and guide you through the sometimes-complex legal process. We can help take some of the stresses of filing a claim for compensation off your plate and make sure you are kept apprised of all updates on your case. Contact us today to learn more about how our team can help.

New York State Laws That Protect Pedestrians 

All motorists must exercise care when driving around pedestrians. Generally speaking, this means drivers cannot speed, engage in distracted driving, or disobey traffic signs and signals intended to protect pedestrians.

When a driver fails to obey one of these laws, serious accidents can occur, causing injuries to pedestrians.

Why Long Island Pedestrian Accidents Happen 

Many pedestrian-vehicle accidents are the fault of the person driving a car or truck. Speeding, recklessness, and failing to yield the right of way are some causes of Long Island pedestrian accidents. Drivers under the influence of drugs or alcohol can also cause pedestrians to suffer serious injuries.

Hurt in a Pedestrian Accident? Call William Mattar.

If you need emergency or long-term treatment for broken bones, head trauma, or other severe injuries due to a vehicle hitting you on Long Island, contact a pedestrian accident lawyer today. Dial (844) 444-4444 to speak to one of our knowledgeable team members who will explain what to do and what to expect from your initial consultation.