When you're taking a walk, be it for leisure or to get to a specific destination, you never expect to be part of a car accident. Sadly, pedestrian accidents are a relatively common occurrence that can lead to serious, often fatal, injuries.
If you or a loved one has been in such an accident, you need a pedestrian accident lawyer on your side. In Edmonton, McCourt Law Offices has years of experience helping victims of pedestrian accidents recover compensation for their injuries. You can book a free consultation to talk with our lawyers who can look into the details of the accident and provide legal options to you. We also offer legal services for car accidents and motorcycle accidents.
Pedestrian accidents often lead to severe injuries that depend on various factors like the vehicle's speed, the angle of collision, and the body part hit first. With nothing protecting you but the clothes on your back, when a vehicle hits you, you will probably suffer from one or more types of injuries.
Some of the serious injuries that a pedestrian can suffer when hit by cars are:
Each year, pedestrians are injured and tragically killed in traffic accidents. The injuries from a pedestrian accident can be costly to treat, especially if you require health care for the long term, involving a lengthy recovery process and leaving you unemployed for months with substantial medical bills.
Once your injuries are properly diagnosed, treated, and documented, it is recommended that you retain a pedestrian accident lawyer in Edmonton to handle your legal affairs. With surmounting pain and medical bills, receiving your due compensation should be the last thing on your mind. Let the team at McCourt Law Offices handle your case while you recover.