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Colin Jones Wins $3,375,000+ Verdict in LA County Motorcycle Accident Case

August 14, 2019
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Pedestrians in the US Are Dying, But Governments Have Been Slow to Respond

While cars have gotten safer over the last twenty years, being a pedestrian has actually become more dangerous. A recent National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) report found that 5,987 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the United States in 2016, the highest figure since the early 1990s and a nine percent increase over…

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Crossing the street in Los Angeles hasn't improved much since 2015 when Vision Zero was implemented.

Pedestrians in the US are Dying, but Governments Have Been Slow to Respond

While cars have gotten safer over the last twenty years, being a pedestrian has actually become more dangerous. A recent National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) report found that 5,987 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the United States in 2016, the highest figure since the early 1990s and a nine percent increase over…

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How Much Is a Pedestrian Accident Case Worth?

What to Expect in Your Pedestrian Car Accident Settlement? A pedestrian accident case is either an insurance claim or a lawsuit. The latter is not necessary and is usually the last option when the plaintiff does not agree with the amount the insurance company is ready to pay. Anyway, whether you want to settle out…

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How Long Does a Pedestrian Accident Settlement Take?

What is the Average Settlement Amount in a Pedestrian Accident Case? Injuries in a pedestrian accident are almost inevitable. Cars are much heavier than our body which is why most pedestrian accidents result in significant injuries. The severity of the injuries can depend on many factors, such as speed or angle of impact. Very few…

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Ten Tips to Keep Pedestrians Safe On the Streets

Pedestrian Safety Tips from Wilshire Law Firm Pedestrian accidents in California are on the increase statewide, and it’s time we face facts about how careless many drivers are when it comes to sharing the road. Drivers must yield the right of way to pedestrians; they must be mindful of individuals who are attempting to get…

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