Florida Pedestrian Accidents

Representing Orlando, Tampa, Miami and Nearby Areas of Florida

It goes without saying that anytime you get in your car you run the risk of being involved in an automobile accident in Florida. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles, there were over a quarter of a million Florida auto accidents in 2007 alone. What you may not know, is that you’re at high risk of being injured by an automobile even if you’re not in one. There were over 8,000 Florida automobile accidents involving pedestrians in 2007, and over 7,500 pedestrians were hurt. Over 500 pedestrians were killed in 2007. Each year hundreds of pedestrians are killed and thousands hurt on Florida roads, often due to reckless or speeding drivers.

 

If you or a loved one has been involved in a Florida automobile accident, call CGWC for a free consultation about your legal rights.

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