When you step outside your home, you don’t expect to be struck by a car. Moreover, you don’t expect your kids to be hit by a car when they walk to school, or head to the bus stop, in the morning. The problem is that negligent drivers on the road, or reckless drivers speeding through a parking lot, might not see you or your children. The end result could be a pedestrian accident that results in catastrophic injuries. In the worst cases, pedestrian accidents can even be fatal – especially because pedestrians are unprotected by the body of a car.
Here are a few important tips for pedestrian safety that might just save your life:
If you or a loved one was injured while walking in Alabama, you should speak with a knowledgeable Birmingham personal injury attorney as soon as possible. The experienced, aggressive personal injury lawyers at Salter & Ferguson can help you get compensation for your injuries. Contact us now to schedule a free initial consultation.