What You Need to Know About Pedestrian Car Accidents

Posted on January 28, 2021 by Donald G. Targan & Associates
pedestrian after a car accident in the street

Today, pedestrian car accidents happen most often when a driver is distracted or being careless. For almost a decade, distracted driving has been the top cause of crashes in New Jersey. These crashes can result in severe injuries or fatalities. In the event of such a crash, medical care should always be the top priority. But once the injured pedestrians are in stable condition, what should they do next? Our experienced New Jersey pedestrian accident lawyer has put together some information to help. Medical Care Following an Accident In every accident, medical care is an urgent first step. Any harm caused should be attended to and documented. Waiting to receive medical care for an injury can later be used against you by insurance companies. So do not delay seeking the medical treatment you need. Also, when it comes to insurance, New Jersey is a no-fault state. This means that the driver’s…
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