Surprisingly, more than 100,000 pedestrians are injured as a result of being hit by a motor vehicle every year. Sadly, approximately 60,000 people die from their injuries. In fact, Keith Fuicelli has first hand experience with being hit by a car as a pedestrian. In May of 2007, he was hit by a car after jogging around City Park. Keith spent almost two months in the hospital recovering from his injuries. Needless to say, the firm takes pedestrian accidents very seriously and vigorously pursues those responsible for injuring pedestrians.
Read more about attorney Keith Fuicelli’s accident.
Common causes of driver negligence include:
Pedestrians that are injured by an automobile may have a claim against the driver or against their own insurance company under their Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist coverage. Generally speaking, pedestrians have the right of way and may have a claim against the driver if the driver, in exercising due care, should have seen the pedestrian. If the accident involves a child who ran into the street, liability against the driver can still be established in many cases.
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, call or email Fuicelli & Lee, PC today for a free case assessment. The lawyers at Fuicelli & Lee, PC are experts in handling pedestrian accident. We highly recommend you contact a competent lawyer as quickly as possible. Often it is necessary to conduct a thorough accident investigation when evidence is still available and witnesses’ memories are fresh.
Fuicelli & Lee, PC Settles Car Accident for $462,500.00
The high settlement was no accident. I watched how hard Keith worked to get us to that point. Because of Keith’s hard work, I am now in a position to concentrate on fixing my pain with continued treatment.
Fuicelli & Lee, PC Negotiates Policy Limit Settlement of $250,000
Mr. Fuicelli is very accessible which is extremely important just in case you have a question or important information to pass along to him. He stays on top of your case with complete dedication and always updates you with information pertinent to your case.