Every year in North Carolina, more than 2,000 pedestrians are involved in accidents with motor vehicles. Pedestrian Accidents are a major public health issue, and are responsible for far too many tragic and preventable injuries and deaths each year.
Pedestrians that were injured due to someone else’s negligent behavior need the representation of an experienced, dedicated North Carolina Personal Injury law firm. At Henson Fuerst, we care about the safety of you and your family, and we want to make sure that all pedestrians arrive at their destinations safely.
If you or a loved one was hit by a motor vehicle while walking, jogging or biking, you may be entitled to compensation for your pain, suffering, medical bills and lost wages. At Henson Fuerst, we will fight hard to protect your rights and secure the full and fair compensation you deserve after a Pedestrian Accident.
The Facts Are:
- Pedestrian accidents were responsible for 179 fatalities in NC
- On average, a pedestrian is killed in a traffic accident every 2 hours
- Every 8 minutes a pedestrian is injured in a traffic collision
- There was an estimated 65,000 pedestrians who were injured due to traffic accidents across the U.S, and 4,884 fatalities