Your Rights as a Pedestrian

crosswalkYour Rights as a Pedestrian: What to Do If You’re Involved in a Crosswalk Accident

Walking has plenty of benefits—for your health, your state of mind, and often your wallet. It was the first reliable form of transportation, and seems like the safest, most affordable way from point “A” to point “B.”

However, with more distracted drivers on the road in recent years, the risk of pedestrian accidents has steadily risen. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that “4,735 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the U.S.” in 2013. More than 150,000 others were treated for injuries. Read more