Pedestrian/bicyclists are often struck by motor vehicles because the car, bus, or truck driver is distracted and unaware of the pedestrian’s or bicyclist’s presence at the intersection, parking lot, or shoulder of the road. Insurance companies often deny responsibility for pedestrian / bicycle accidents and claim that it was the pedestrian / bicyclist who caused the accident. Because Indiana is a modified comparative state, if you are found to be 50% or more at fault, then you cannot be compensated for your injuries.
Naturally, the insurance company will investigate the accident with the goal of discovering evidence that will make you partially responsible for the accident. Again, if you are found to be 50% or more at fault, then you cannot recover for your damages. If necessary, Alex Mendoza Law will work closely with accident reconstructionists who can recreate the accident, so that you can win the compensation that you deserve.
If you or a loved one has been injured or has lost a family member in a pedestrian/bicycle accident, call Alex Mendoza Law at 219.200.2000 or email us at email@example.com today to schedule a FREE CONSULTATION to discuss your case.
Pedestrian/Bicycle Accidents Cause Serious Injuries
Alex Mendoza Law represents people who are suffering from the following injuries as a result of a pedestrian accident:
- Back and neck injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Bone fractures
- Wrongful death
- Eye injuries
Determining a Fair Compensation for Your Injuries
Alex Mendoza Law will consult with medical doctors and economists in order to determine your total damages as a result of the pedestrian accident. Medical expenses, lost wages, and diminished quality of life are all factors that must be taken into account in order to accurately determine the damages that you have suffered as a result of the pedestrian/bicycle accident.
Contact Alex Mendoza Law to Represent You for Your Pedestrian/Bicycle Accident
To protect your rights and recover a fair compensation, please contact Alex Mendoza Law at 219.200.2000 for a FREE CONSULTATION to discuss your case.
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