In and around Miami area, pedestrian accidents can be some of the most damaging as a pedestrian has no protection from an oncoming vehicle. When a person is struck by a vehicle, serious injury is likely and even death. Under the Florida law, a pedestrian is owed certain rights when involved in an accident in which they were not at fault.
Weather in Miami, such as the "rainy" season is a particular hazardous time pedestrians. Adverse weather conditions can make the roads more difficult to drive on and navigate and put pedestrians in danger,
Pedestrian laws and rights can be a complex subject and only a Florida personal injury lawyer can help you fully understand what you made eligible to as a result of an accident. If you or a loved one was the victim of an accident while you were walking or running on the road, contact Auto Accident Attorney Miami-Leo Valdes to determine your rights,
As a pedestrian involved in an accident, you may have been struck by a negligent driver. Negligent driving comes in many forms and the person who caused the accident should and can be held accountable. Negligent driving includes: