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Involved In A Pedestrian Accident? Steps You Should Take Next

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Being involved in a pedestrian accident can have serious implications on your health and wellbeing. Especially because pedestrians are slower and less protected than motor vehicles, a single accident can lead to significant injuries or even death. Due to the grim nature of pedestrian collisions, it is important for injured pedestrians to receive full… Read More »

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Staying Safe As a Pedestrian in Florida

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Pedestrians refer to any people that travel on foot, roller skates, skateboards, or wheelchairs. Because pedestrians are not as heavily protected as other vehicles on the road, they are at risk of facing more serious injuries when accidents occur. Especially as vehicles such as cars, buses, and motorcycles are becoming more common, pedestrians are… Read More »

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Delivery Vehicles and Pedestrian Injuries

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The modern world is one in which you can buy a houseful of items without ever leaving your couch, and those products can be on your front porch the very next day. Amazon, FedEX, UPS, and other delivery services are raking in the cash, particularly with COVID-19 shutting down many in-person stores. Jeff Bezos,… Read More »

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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’s 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 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 to… Read More »

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