If a pedestrian is hit by a car, the injuries that result are often severe and life-changing. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, the Law Office of Jon S. Jacobs, LLLC is here to help. Our Honolulu pedestrian accident lawyer has the necessary knowledge to understand your unique situation and can help you create a customized plan for pursuing your full and fair compensation.
When you work with Mr. Jacobs, you can have peace of mind knowing that you have the resources you need to get the results you deserve. Call (808) 468-6484 now to schedule your free consultation, or contact us online.
Pedestrian Accident Statistics
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA), approximately 5,000 pedestrians each year die in accidents caused by motor vehicles. An additional 78,000 pedestrians suffer non-fatal injuries related to traffic collisions. There are also thousands of non-vehicle related incidents that cause pedestrian injuries.
What to Do After a Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrian accidents are serious matters. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, it is important to take the necessary steps to protect your best interests.
Immediately following the incident, you should:
- Report the accident to the police
- Seek medical help, even if your injuries seem minor
- Record all the details of the accident
- Take pictures of the scene and any damage that was caused
- Get a statement and contact info from any witnesses
- Save your medical records, pharmacy receipts, and insurance statements
- Avoid speaking to insurance adjusters about the accident and your injuries
- Consult with our personal injury attorney to discover the right path forward
You may feel overwhelmed about how to proceed with your claim. Contact (808) 468-6484 today for trustworthy legal counsel.
Let Our Legal Team Fight for You
When you hire the Law Office of Jon S. Jacobs, LLLC, our Honolulu pedestrian accident attorney can handle everything related to maximizing your compensation, while you focus on your recovery. Be sure to contact us right away so that no evidence goes missing, and we have ample time to build a strong case on your behalf.
Today, a driver’s attention can be diverted from the road for so many reasons, not the least of which is using a mobile device or they are drunk. No matter how careful you try to be when walking down the sidewalk or using a crosswalk, you can never control what a motorist is doing.
If you have been injured because of a driver’s negligence, you could be entitled to some serious cash. This is crucial, as pedestrian accident injuries are often severe and costly. Our legal team can evaluate your situation to determine what damages you could be entitled to seek.
We have extensive experience helping our clients recover compensation for:
- Medical treatment
- Hospital costs
- Rehabilitation expenses
- Lost income
- Loss of earning capacity
- Pain and suffering
Whether you can receive payment through a claim against the insurance company of the driver you hit you, or if you need to file a third-party lawsuit against the motorist, you can count on Mr. Jacobs to handle everything efficiently and effectively.
You want a lawyer who understands the specifics of your situation. With more than
19 years of legal experience, Attorney Jon S. Jacobs can be trusted to apply his
knowledge and resources to your case and strive for optimal results.
Proven Record of Success
19+ Years of Legal Experience
Trustworthy & Trial-Ready Representation
Former Deputy Prosecutor & Insurance Defense Attorney