Oklahoma Pedestrian Accidents
Almost 60,000 pedestrians are killed every year in the U.S. and over 110,000 injured due to accidents. People of all ages are affected by these statistics, but the elderly and children are by far the most vulnerable.
41 percent of pedestrian fatalities occur between the hours of 3:00 and 4:00 in the afternoon.
Motor vehicle operators have a responsibility to drive safe and adhere to driving laws, but pedestrians are still injured and killed every day due to driver negligence.
If you have been seriously injured in a pedestrian accident, you will soon be facing many challenges including dealing with insurance companies, hospitals and physicians, loss of income, tons of paperwork, and mounting bills. To be successful in a claim against a driver it is necessary to show that they were negligent.
If you or a loved one have been injured by a vehicle you may have the right to recover money against the negligent driver for you damages including medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, and other damages.
Contact us today if you or a loved one has been injured or killed in an accident while as a pedestrian by using the form on your left or by calling us toll-free at 1 (866) 664-0400 for a FREE case review.
Most personal injury pedestrian accident claims arise from acts of negligence and when an accident occurs, it is typically caused by mistake, inattention, or lapse of judgment by the driver.Driver negligence may include, but is not limited to:
- Failing to observe speed limits
- Under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- Illegal turns
- Careless maneuvers at an intersection
- Loss of control of the vehicle
- Running of a red light
- Driving without care and attention
- Talking on a cellular phone
We can handle your potential legal case if you are in any of these Oklahoma cities. Even if your city is not listed you may still speak with one of our Oklahoma pedestrian accident attorneys by filling out our contact form or calling us toll-free at 1 (866) 664-0400.
Ada, Afton, Altus, Alva, Anadarko, Ardmore, Atoka, Bartlesville, Blackwell, Broken Arrow, Catoosa, Chandler, Checotah, Chickasha, Claremore, Clinton, Del City, Duncan, Durant, Edmond, El Reno, Elk City, Enid, Erick, Frederick, Glenpool, Grove, Guthrie, Guymon, Henryetta, Idabel, Lawton, Locust Grove, Mcalester, Miami, Midwest City, Moore, Muskogee, Norman, Oklahoma City, Okmulgee, Owasso, Pauls Valley, Perry, Ponca City, Poteau, Pryor, Roland, Sallisaw, Sand Springs, Savanna, Shawnee, Stillwater, Stilwell, Stroud, Tahlequah, Tulsa, Vinita, Wagoner, Weatherford, Woodward, Yukon
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