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Compensation Options for Pedestrians and Cyclists

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Orlando is ranked the most dangerous city for pedestrians in the country, according to a study entitled “Dangerous by Design,” according to Orlando Weekly. This is not the first time Orlando has been awarded this title, unfortunately. Orlando ranked sixth among all cities in the country when it came to pedestrian deaths per capita… Read More »

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Walking at Night is Not Against the Law

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If you were hit by a car while walking at night, you need to talk to an attorney immediately. Do not let the other party or the police tell you that you were at fault because you were wearing dark clothing or were crossing the street at an unlit or dimly lit intersection. Pedestrians… Read More »

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Added Disadvantages for Pedestrians and Cyclists

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America‚Äôs transportation system generally does not take the needs and safety of pedestrians and cyclists into account. Less than Hundreds of millions of federal dollars allocated to states for walking and biking infrastructure is diverted to road projects for motorists, while tens of millions of dollars in federal funding for walking and biking project… Read More »

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Parking Lot Accidents

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Parking lots are often chaotic, free-for-all messes to drive and walk in. Law enforcement is scare in parking lots, which leads to drivers feeling free to run stop signs or go the wrong way down one-way streets. Many drivers are unaware that the rules of the road apply when they are eagerly searching for… Read More »

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Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

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Summer is upon us in Orlando. Residents and tourists alike are enjoying the warm weather and summer activities. This means that many people are opting to travel by foot. Not only is walking healthy, but it is often more convenient, especially when traffic and parking concerns arise. However, the influx in pedestrians also means… Read More »

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Is the Driver Always at Fault for Hitting a Pedestrian in Florida?

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Florida carries a reputation for a high number of pedestrian fatalities. That statistic is growing by the year. Due to its dense population, the number of pedestrian accidents involving motor vehicles increases. State laws require drivers to act with a heightened sense of caution with regard to foot traffic. However, statutes also specify that… Read More »

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Fascinating Pedestrian Accident Statistics

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Accidents are unavoidable, and in this day and age it appears that pedestrian accidents are beginning to ramp up. We here at Payer Law Group an Orlando based company, are here to let you know that your safe with our Orlando personal injury attorneys. We have a team of dedicated professionals, that are here… Read More »

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Fascinating Pedestrian Accident Statistics

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Even though pedestrian accidents have been on the decline for the past 40 years, evidence suggests that they are once again on the rise, which is something the Orlando personal injury attorney wants to help avoid. In 2013, fourteen percent of accident-related deaths were pedestrians. Since a majority of walking occurs in urban areas,… Read More »

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Florida Pedestrians Are at Risk

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Florida is a particularly dangerous state for those who choose to walk instead of drive. Payer Law Group in Orlando is here to report the pedestrian accident statistics and provide you with critical information that can help you prevent an accident in the future. As an Orlando accident lawyer, we have seen too many… Read More »

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Prevent Pedestrian Accidents with the Blind by Following These Steps

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As drivers, we try to take every precaution to ensure that we do not cause an accident and follow Florida pedestrian law. However, Payer Law Group in Orlando knows that there are circumstances that are difficult to navigate. For instance, if there is a blind person who is looking to use the crosswalk, you… Read More »

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