Pedestrian Accident Lawyer
at Dunbar & Fowler PLLC
Dunbar & Fowler PLLC Proudly Represents Pedestrian Accident Cases
Find pedestrian accident lawyers at Dunbar & Fowler PLLC. Our lawyers, Richard D. Dunbar and Daniel B. Fowler II, can represent clients in various pedestrian accident cases. If pedestrians suffer serious injuries from vehicular accidents, they can get compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and more.
Follow These Safety Tips to Prevent Pedestrian Accidents and Injuries
While our lawyers gladly provide help with pedestrian accident cases, we certainly want our clients to always be safe. In 2020, the U.S. documented over 6,700 pedestrian deaths. To be a safer pedestrian, every person should:
- Follow the rules of the road and obey signs and signals.
- Walk on sidewalks as often as possible.
- Walk facing traffic and as far from it as possible if walking on the street is unavoidable.
- Avoid distractions and stay alert; stay attentive to traffic, the road, etc.
- Cross streets at crosswalks, intersections, and where drivers expect pedestrians to walk.
- Look in all directions before crossing.
- Cross the street in a well-lit area, especially in the absence of a crosswalk or intersection.
- Try to cross during a gap in traffic and continue watching for traffic while crossing.
- Never assume other drivers can see active pedestrians.
- Make eye contact with drivers as they approach.
- Watch for vehicles backing up in parking lots as well as entering or exiting driveways.
- Avoid consuming alcohol and drugs prior to or when walking.
- Wear brightly colored clothing during the day.
- Try to wear reflective materials at night or use a flashlight.
West Virginia and Ohio Clients Get Reliable Help from Dunbar & Fowler
The lawyers at Dunbar & Fowler PLLC can help clients any time of day, every day of the week. Whether in West Virginia or Ohio, clients get reliable representation for accidents and personal injuries. Clients who experience a car accident or deal with a motorcycle injury can trust us to help them. If you were injured in Ravenswood, WV, and need a Ravenswood, WV, accident lawyer, call us. Pedestrians and vehicle accident victims alike in Marietta, Ohio can find a reliable personal injury lawyer with us.
Call to consult with our pedestrian accident lawyers at Dunbar & Fowler PLLC.