At Fulginiti Law, we specialize in representing victims of pedestrian accidents in Philadelphia. Pedestrian accidents are particularly traumatic and often result in serious injuries or fatalities due to the lack of protection pedestrians have against motor vehicles. Our dedicated legal team is committed to securing justice and appropriate compensation for those injured while walking on or near roadways.

Understanding Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian accidents can occur under various circumstances but commonly involve:

  1. Crosswalk Incidents: Vehicles failing to yield the right of way to pedestrians at crosswalks.
  2. Sidewalk Accidents: Cars veering off the road and striking pedestrians on sidewalks.
  3. Parking Lot Mishaps: Drivers not observing proper lookout while backing up or driving through parking lots.
  4. Impaired or Distracted Driving: Accidents resulting from drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or distracted by mobile devices.
  5. Poor Road and Lighting Conditions: Accidents exacerbated by inadequate lighting or poorly maintained pedestrian pathways.

Our Approach to Pedestrian Accident Cases

Fulginiti Law employs a thorough and empathetic approach to each pedestrian accident case:

  1. Detailed Investigation: We start by gathering all available evidence, including surveillance footage, witness statements, police reports, and vehicle damage reports. Understanding the sequence of events is critical to establishing fault and liability.

  1. Expert Collaboration: We work with medical professionals, accident reconstruction experts, and other specialists to clearly establish the extent of your injuries and the accident dynamics. This collaborative approach ensures that we present a well-supported claim.

  1. Aggressive Advocacy: Our team navigates the complexities of insurance claims and legal hurdles, advocating for your rights against insurers and at-fault parties. We are committed to ensuring you receive the maximum compensation possible.

  1. Compassionate Legal Support: Understanding the emotional and physical toll of pedestrian accidents, we provide compassionate support throughout the legal process, helping you focus on recovery while we handle the legal details.

Compensation for Pedestrian Accident Victims

Victims of pedestrian accidents may be eligible for compensation covering:

  • Medical Expenses: Including emergency care, ongoing treatment, rehabilitation costs, and any future medical needs.
  • Lost Wages: Compensation for time off work and loss of earning capacity if the injuries have long-term effects on your ability to work.
  • Pain and Suffering: For the physical pain and emotional distress resulting from the accident.
  • Loss of Quality of Life: If the injuries lead to long-term disability or lifestyle changes.
  • Wrongful Death: In fatal cases, the family of the deceased can seek damages for funeral costs, loss of companionship, and other impacts.

Contact Us

If you or a loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, prompt legal representation is crucial. Contact Fulginiti Law to discuss your case with our skilled attorneys who can guide you through the complexities of your claim and help secure the compensation you deserve.

Why Choose Fulginiti Law?

  • Experience: With years of specialized experience in pedestrian accidents, our attorneys are deeply familiar with the best strategies to handle these cases.
  • Personalized Care: We tailor our legal services to meet the specific needs of each client, ensuring personalized and effective representation.
  • Proven Success: Our track record of successful settlements and verdicts speaks to our commitment and expertise in fighting for the rights of accident victims.

Contact Fulginiti Law today for a free consultation. Allow our experienced team to take on your legal burdens, ensuring you can focus on your recovery and rehabilitation.