Posted on: October 23, 2013
Hollywood car accidents are often caused by distracted drivers, drivers not yielding the right of way, drivers that fail to drive defensively in stopped traffic, and Hollywood tourists who are paying attention to the sights of the city.
PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS IN HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA-OVER $30M IN RESULTS
Crossing the busy streets of Hollywood, California can be a dangerous endeavor.
CALIFORNIA VEHICLE CODE PROTECTS PEDESTRIANS IN HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA
The California vehicle code is designed to protect Hollywood pedestrians, in part, because when a pedestrian is struck by a car, truck, SUV, bus, motorcycle, or other vehicle in Hollywood, California, the pedestrian often suffers major injuries. Under California Vehicle Code Section 21951, “[w]henever any vehicle has stopped at a marked crosswalk or at any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection to permit a pedestrian to cross the roadway the driver of any other vehicle approaching from the rear shall not overtake and pass the stopped vehicle.” This vehicle code section is aimed at causing traffic in Hollywood, California to come to a complete stop when pedestrians are in the street. Unfortunately, drivers do not always yield to pedestrians in Hollywood, California—and there can be disastrous results.
Are you a pedestrian who was injured in Hollywood, California?
If you were injured as a pedestrian in Hollywood, California, contact Webb & Ord’s expert trial attorneys. Pedestrian accidents in Hollywood, California can disrupt every aspect of your life, including your ability to work, your time with family, and can cause you to live in constant pain and suffering. We are a Hollywood, California law firm that will assist you in dealing with insurance companies, obtaining the medical care you need and deserve, and all the way through trial, if necessary.
IF WE DO NOT WIN AT TRIAL, YOU DO NOT PAY OUR CONTINGENCY FEE.
Assistance is frequently needed in dealing with the insurance companies. Insurance companies are in business to make money, and they have a financial incentive to pay you as little as possible when settling a personal injury case. Webb & Ord’s attorneys will protect your rights, and can handle any and all communications and negotiations with the insurance companies. Since your communication with an insurance company could impact your rights and interests, it’s important to seek legal advice prior to communicating with an insurance adjuster, agreeing to a settlement offer, or providing an official statement.
We offer free consultations. Webb & Ord are leading pedestrian-auto accident attorneys in Hollywood, and located on the corner of Hollywood and Vine—easily accessible by the Los Angeles subway and bus system. Contact the pedestrian-auto accident attorneys at Webb & Ord today for your free consultation.
DAMAGES FOR PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS
In connection with your car accident injury, you may be entitled to the following damages:
Webb and Ord is located at the corner of Hollywood and Vine in Hollywood, California and handle medical malpractice, major personal injury, product liability, premises liability, real estate litigation, real estate non-disclosure, commercial litigation, car accident, wrongful death and bike accident lawsuits. https://hollywoodinjurylawyer.net/
FEDERAL TORT CLAIMS — FTCA — IN HOLLYWOOD AND CALIFORNIA
Moreover, we are one of the few firms in Los Angeles and California that handle Federal Tort Claim cases and can also be your truck accident attorney involving an Air Force truck accident, Army truck accident, Marine truck accident, and/or National Guard accident: http://www.bestmilitarymedicalmalpracticelawyer.com/Military-Medical-Malpractice/Federal-Tort-and-Military-Claims-Acts.shtml
For a free consultation, call Attorney Eric Webb or Eleanor Ord at 323-462-3736.