Pedestrian Accidents: Understanding Responsibility, Settlements and Outcomes

David Placencia Involved in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Carpenter Road [Modesto, CA]

From parking lots and driveways to crosswalks and local roads, accidents involving vehicles and pedestrians can occur in a variety of settings. Because of this huge weight difference between a vehicle and a pedestrian, combined with the lack of protection that pedestrians have from impact, the injuries from pedestrian accidents can often be devastating.

The 6 Most Common Causes of Auto Accidents

Truck accident

Car accidents are increasing across the country, with the number of fatal crashes spiking to a nine-year high in 2016. Automotive accidents occur for a variety of reasons, from distracted drivers to motorists that operate their vehicles under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Often, the effects of a car crash are significant, with major […]