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Posted by on December 28, 2022

What Pedestrians Should Know About Hit-and-Run Accidents

When a driver is involved in a pedestrian accident, he or she must stop, ensure that no one is severely injured, and wait for the police to arrive. Sometimes, a motorist flees the scene of an accident—leaving the pedestrian without the information that he or she needs to file a claim. If you were...
Posted by on December 28, 2022

How Does a Lawyer Collect Evidence for a Pedestrian Accident Case?

If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, chances are that someone else was responsible. In this situation, you can seek justice by filing an insurance claim or pedestrian accident lawsuit in Augusta against the at-fault party. A lawyer can represent you during these proceedings and advocate aggressively for your right to a fair...
Posted by on December 27, 2022

What Are the Duties of Pedestrians to Avoid Accidents?

Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable people on the road. Because pedestrians are so susceptible to injury, many people assume that they do not need to uphold any responsibilities or duties regarding their use of the road. However, this is not the case. In Georgia, pedestrians are still required to follow certain traffic...
Posted by on December 26, 2022

What to Do After a Pedestrian Accident in Augusta

Pedestrian accidents happen every year in Augusta, often leading to serious injuries and fatalities. Since Georgia is a fault-based accident state, victims of these collisions have the right to file an insurance or Augusta pedestrian accident lawsuit against the driver who hit them.  After a pedestrian accident, you can feel scared, confused, and overwhelmed....