Accident Injury Blog
Accident Injury Blog

In 2016, more than 1400 Arizona pedestrians were injured in accidents, and sadly, 147 individuals lost their lives while walking in Arizona. Our state is one of the country’s worst for pedestrian accidents. Naturally, there are many reasons for these accidents ranging from distractions to poor driver habits, and poor pedestrian caution. Arizona authorities have …Continue Reading »

how are pedestrians responsible for car accidents

The barometer for measuring whether a pedestrian’s actions caused a car accident is the word “unreasonable”. In other words, pedestrians are almost never the cause of a motor vehicle crash. Yet, when a pedestrian behaves in an unreasonable way and that unreasonable action causes a car accident, the barometer swings toward being a pedestrian-caused incident.

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Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

Enjoying the outdoors on a walk or walking for transportation in Arizona are among the benefits of living in a warm climate year-round. With distraction at the wheel now blamed for about 11 percent of all automobile accidents in Arizona—a statistic that is growing–pedestrians are at risk as often as fellow drivers. There are more …Continue Reading »

Everyday you hear about accidents involving pedestrians. The reason is because people are often careless about where they’re walking. They’re not mindful of their surroundings, they think that cars are always going to stop to give them the right of way, and some people just plain think they’re invincible. But people aren’t invincible and that’s …Continue Reading »

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