When you walk along the street in Layton, or elsewhere in Utah, you have the right to do so safely, without fear of being struck by a motorist. Did you know that every driver in the state is legally responsible for paying due care and attention to the presence of pedestrians, and for taking all reasonable and necessary steps to avoid accidents?
At The Jardine Law Offices, this is just one area of relevant law we are highly experienced in, and you can rest assured that we will use the full extent of our legal knowledge to your benefit, should you choose to hire us.
The number of pedestrians killed or injured in the State of Utah by vehicle crashes has steadily increased over the past few years, with many of those injured suffering devastating injuries.
Each case is a tragedy for the victims, their families and friends, particularly following fatalities resulting from driver negligence or carelessness towards the safety of ordinary people walking to work or school, meeting friends, or simply enjoying Utah’s beautiful natural scenery.
Where drivers were at fault for pedestrian crashes, law enforcement investigators have discovered these tend to be the most common negligent and dangerous behaviors:
If you have been injured in a Layton pedestrian accident, our attorneys are ready to file suit on your behalf, and fight for the damages you deserve. Call us now at 801-451-9555 to schedule a free case evaluation.
When you, and others like you, have been struck by a negligent or reckless driver, the following injuries tend to be the most common outcome.
Each of these injuries can have varying levels of severity, ranging from those requiring some recovery time away from work, to fatal or life-changing injuries.
At The Jardine Law Offices, our Layton pedestrian accident attorneys are highly experienced at successfully handling lawsuits on the behalf of victims just like you. Perhaps you were struck by a negligent or speeding driver while crossing at a designated crosswalk, or maybe you were simply unlucky enough to be in the wrong place at the wrong time when a speeding driver lost control and mounted the pavement. There is a myriad of ways in which a Layton pedestrian accident can occur, and our outstanding attorneys can recover the full amount of compensation due to you, regardless of the circumstances.
If you, or a loved one have been injured in a Layton pedestrian accident through no fault of your own, our lawyers are ready and waiting to provide the legal representation you need. To schedule your free case evaluation, call us today at 801-451-9555.