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Can The Person On Foot Be At Fault In A California Pedestrian Accident?

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

Pedestrian accidents may make up just a small percentage of the total traffic collisions in California, but statistics show that they are among the deadliest. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 6,200 people on foot are killed in these incidents, accounting for 17 percent of all motor vehicle crash… Read More »

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Factors That Make Pedestrian Accidents Deadly

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

Even if safety is not the number one reason you choose to walk for fun, transportation, or exercise, you probably think that you are less likely to be involved in a motor vehicle crash as a pedestrian. Not only is this assumption inaccurate, but statistics also reveal the dangers for people on foot around… Read More »

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California Pedestrian Accidents And The Risks Of Lower Body Injuries

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

It is obvious that the person on foot is most likely to suffer serious or fatal injuries in a pedestrian accident, since walkers barely stand a chance against a sizable, fast-moving motorized vehicle. You can probably also guess that the pedestrian is more prone to lower body injuries, but you might be interested to… Read More »

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Statistics Reveal Extreme Risks Of Teen Pedestrian Accidents In California

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

As a parent, you take common sense precautions when walking around the Bay Area with younger children. Securing them in a stroller, holding their hands, and keeping a close eye on them around traffic are extremely important safety tips for preventing pedestrian accidents. You might let your efforts slide somewhat when they reach their… Read More »

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How Vehicle Speed Affects Injuries In Oakland Pedestrian Accidents

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

There can be no doubt that California’s Bay Area is very easy to get around by walking, with the BART and a well-connected public transportation system linking San Francisco and numerous communities throughout the region. Oakland’s tally of 74 on Walk Score is proof that commuting and most personal errands can be accomplished on… Read More »

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Horrific California Pedestrian Accident Should Prompt Safety Tips For Parents

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California Highway Patrol continues the search for a vehicle that fled the scene after causing a horrific pedestrian accident with multiple fatalities. News of the California pedestrian accident was first reported by NBC News Channel 4, in an article that identified the victims as fourteen and pre-teen girls who were out walking in the… Read More »

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Shocking Statistics On Vulnerable Road Users In Alameda County

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

At first glance, you might view California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) statistics about motor vehicle accidents in Alameda County, CA to be welcome news. Out of a total of 58 cities/counties in the state that are similar in size and other characteristics, the county ranks 20th for collisions that lead to fatalities or… Read More »

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True-False About Pedestrian Accidents in California

By Venardi Zurada LLP |

With more people taking to the streets on foot for work, exercise, and enjoying the outdoors, it is not surprising that pedestrian accidents are a serious problem in California. However, you might be shocked to learn that the state has the highest pedestrian fatality rate nationwide – at about 25 percent more than the… Read More »

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