Los Angeles County, including Glendale, is statistically one of the most deadly places to be a pedestrian. The city has launched Vision Zero, an ambitious program hoping to eliminate traffic accidents involving pedestrians by 2025. Unfortunately, those efforts are not enough to combat the reality that, on average, over 10 accidents involving pedestrians happen in LA every single day.
If you were a victim in a pedestrian accident, know that you are not alone. This story happens all too frequently — but there is something you can do about it. You can fight for compensation, even if the driver got away. Don’t face a big insurance company alone, without experienced legal representation actively advocating for your best interests. It’s the job of insurance companies to minimize their payouts and obligations when a claim is made. On the other side of that coin, it’s the job of our Glendale pedestrian injury lawyers to hold those insurance companies (and the driver that impacted you) accountable for making you financially whole. Far too many people simply roll over and accept that an accident will ruin them financially, without fighting for the proper amount of compensation they deserve.
Being the victim of a traffic accident as a pedestrian can be a devastating experience, to say the least. Chronic injuries, PTSD, emotional trauma, financial hardship, and other stressors suddenly enter your life without warning. It’s OK to ask for help, and it’s OK to let an experienced, compassionate law firm take the reins of responsibility off your shoulders and into our capable hands. You don’t need to walk this path alone — we’re here to connect you with medical specialists, work with our on-staff therapist, and provide you with the very best legal representation.
As a former Deputy District Attorney, Sam Dordulian learned what it takes to be successful in the courtroom and at the negotiating table. He’s now ready to use that experience as a prosecutor to fight for your best interests and secure you substantial monetary compensation considering the trying circumstances you’ve been through.
At Dordulian Law, we’ve seen the relief that legal representation can immediately bring to victims of pedestrian accidents and their families. Suddenly, it’s not you versus Goliath: instead, you have a team of veteran pedestrian injury attorneys in Glendale, CA as your constant advocate. As you can see from our client video testimonials, these are real people who not only had some of the burden of their situation lifted; they also received substantial settlements as a result of our efforts.
Even if you abided by the law governing pedestrian crossing rules in California 100% of the time, you’d still be at the mercy of drivers under the influence or acting unpredictably. California pedestrian laws are clear that you do have the right-of-way, although they remind you that there are situations in which it is prudent and necessary to yield that right of way in order to prevent or mitigate an accident.
As anyone who has spent significant time walking or driving around Los Angeles County can tell you, our roadways and sidewalks are extremely dangerous places. It’s not just your imagination: LA county has seen pedestrian-involved accidents skyrocket since 2015. And the county also bears out the grim reality that the leading cause of death for children ages 5 to 14 in in Los Angeles is in a traffic accident.
If you’ve been involved in a pedestrian accident, you might be feeling hopeless. You might think that lawsuits are something that other people do, not you. But the reality is that all of our satisfied clients were in a similar position to you. They simply picked up the phone and called us, for free, to see if they had a case.
Think you can only get quality legal representation if you can pay high fees up front? Think again. Dordulian Law Group is an experienced, confident law firm that understands your financial concerns. If we take your case, it will be on contingency, meaning that you don’t owe us a dime for any of our services unless we win you a settlement.
We’re in this together — call us today for a totally free, low-pressure conversation about the circumstances surrounding your accident. Our attorneys have represented many people in similar situations to you, and we can provide helpful advice that sets out your options and illustrates what to do next.
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