Springfield, Missouri Pedestrian Accident Attorney
Pedestrian accidents generally involve a pedestrian being injured by a commercial vehicle, motor vehicle, motorcycle, scooter, or a bicycle. If you or a loved one are in involved in a pedestrian accident, it is important to seek out a Springfield personal injury lawyer immediately. As a former insurance defense attorney, I can tell you that the insurance company is not out to “help you” despite what they may tell you.
Pedestrian accidents can cause severe injuries. Obviously, the human body does not afford much protection from a moving vehicle. Because the severe discrepancy in weight and force, pedestrian accidents often result in catastrophic injuries such as: broken feet, legs, arms, and hips; severe crush injuries; amputations; traumatic brain injuries (TBI’s); and even wrongful deaths.
Pedestrians involved in accidents have the right to recover from the negligent driver, and or the business operating the motor vehicle if applicable. The law and case president controlling pedestrian accidents can be complicated, don’t try to fight the insurance company alone.
If you or loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident call The Sims Law Firm, LLC. for your free consultation with a Springfield personal injury lawyer today. I understand that your injuries may prevent you from meeting at my office, which is why I’m happy to meet with you at your home or even the hospital if necessary.