New York City is thriving with exciting tourist sights, local spots, and iconic areas. From those on vacation to those headed to work, pedestrians crowd the streets in the city. While NYC is well known for being a pedestrian-filled city, the hustle and bustle can often lead to serious accidents due to driver inattention or distract. This type of negligence must be held accountable with swift legal action!
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Due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection compared to riders or drivers in vehicles, they are the ones who often suffer severe injuries following a pedestrian accident. If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident, it is important to understand your rights and legal options during this time. The good news is that our New York City personal injury attorneys are here to help you during this difficult period.
We are proud to provide representation to individuals injured in pedestrian accidents in:
In a recent year, DOT of New York performed the first-ever Pedestrian Safety Report that reviewed over 7,000 crash records. The findings revealed a serious issue and lack of pedestrian safety on New York City’s streets.
Consider the following statistics for the five boroughs of NYC:
With a large number of tourists regularly flocking to the city, the risk for serious pedestrian accidents is much higher than compared to other areas. The good news is that if you have been involved in a pedestrian accident, you don’t have to go through this time alone. Our firm has the experience, skill, and insight to help with your case.
Many pedestrian accidents are caused by a driver failing to focus on the road. Whether they are texting or talking on the phone or simply distracted, this issue can lead to life-altering injuries and damages for individuals walking the streets of New York. The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. has made it our mission to stand up for the victims of these accidents.
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The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C.'s team of NYC personal injury attorneys have recovered more than $300 million in verdicts and settlements for their clients. We understand the financial and emotional toll a serious accident can have on your life. That’s why we dedicate ourselves to maximizing your recovery and securing what you deserve.
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