Our Grand Rapids pedestrian accident lawyers represent clients who have suffered injuries from being hit by a car, truck, bus, motorcycle, or bicycle. These accidents often result in very serious injuries and even death. In cases involving death of a pedestrian, we file a wrongful death lawsuit for the surviving family members.
What Are Common Causes of Grand Rapids Pedestrian Accidents?
Most pedestrian accidents are caused by negligent and reckless motorists. The most common causes of Grand Rapids pedestrian accidents are:
- Drivers failing to stop at a stop sign
- Drivers running a red light
- Drivers turning on a red light and striking a pedestrian stepping into the roadway
- Drivers hitting pedestrians in a crosswalk
- Drivers hitting pedestrians in busy parking lots
- Drivers distracted from texting or cell phone use
- Drunk and intoxicated drivers
Can Grand Rapids Pedestrian Accident Victims Get No-Fault Insurance Benefits?
Any person injured in a Michigan pedestrian accident is entitled to receive no-fault insurance benefits, even if the injured person did not own a car or have an auto insurance policy. These benefits provide for unlimited lifetime medical expenses, lost wages, attendant care services, household services, and other benefits.
Our lawyers will assist you in filing your claim for no-fault insurance benefits. We will also determine which insurance company is responsible for paying those benefits. If the insurance company denies payment of benefits, we will file a no-fault insurance lawsuit for you.
Who is the Best Grand Rapids Pedestrian Accident Lawyer?
The pedestrian accident attorneys at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. understand issues relating to Grand Rapids pedestrian accidents. This allows us to get the best settlements for our clients. It is important to have an attorney not afraid to fight for you when you have dealt with any pedestrian accident.
No Fees Unless You Win A Grand Rapids Pedestrian Accident Lawsuit
We do not charge any legal fees unless we are able to get you a Grand Rapids pedestrian accident settlement. We also pay all case costs and expenses. If your case is unsuccessful for any reason whatsoever, you will owe us nothing. We put that in writing for you.
Contact Our Grand Rapids Pedestrian Accident Lawyers
If you or a loved one was injured in a pedestrian accident in Grand Rapids, call us now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with an experienced attorney so we can start working on your case today! There are strict time deadlines for filing cases so it is important that you call us right now.