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Pedestrian Accidents

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When it comes to travel, everyone shares the same responsibility to abide by the law and act in a safe manner. Those who travel by automobile, however have a greater obligation to the safety of those around them. For pedestrians, an accident involving a vehicle can result in severe and fatal injuries.

At the Law Offices of Daniel J. Earnshaw, we offer over 30 years of experience protecting the rights of pedestrians in Harford County, Maryland and beyond. We will fight to protect your rights and get the medical compensation you deserve. Contact us now for a free consultation.

Pedestrian accidents have become common. In 2012, the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) reported an average of 76,000 pedestrians suffered severe injuries due to being struck by a motor vehicle.

Common Pedestrian Accidents

  • Falling Debris — Falling debris from construction sites or commercial zones could pose as a hazard for pedestrians if there are no warning signs.
  • Auto Accident — Accidents involving pedestrians caused nearly 76,000 people to be injured nation-wide in 2012. Speeding cars, ignoring traffic signals, distracted while driving, driving under the influence are all hazardous behaviors that could severely injure pedestrians.

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“From the very first moment I consulted with Mr. Earnshaw, my case was handled with expediency and diligence. I always felt as if my case was the most important case being handled by him. They were available 24/7, always returned my phone calls the same day, and met with me in person whenever I needed.

I always felt comfortable and at ease and cared for. I developed a great deal of trust in Mr. Earnshaw. In fact, when I had my second accident, I knew exactly who to call! I would without hesitation recommend him and his firm to anyone. He is an honest yet aggressive lawyer who gets results!”

- J. U., Baltimore, Maryland