Our Northern Michigan 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.
Common Causes of Northern Michigan Pedestrian Accidents
Most pedestrian accidents are caused by negligent and reckless motorists. The most common causes of Northern Michigan 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
No-Fault Insurance For Northern Michigan Pedestrian Accident Victims
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.
No Fees Unless You Win A Northern Michigan Pedestrian Accident Lawsuit
We do not charge any legal fees unless we are able to get you a Northern Michigan 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 Northern Michigan Pedestrian Accident Lawyers
If you or a loved one was injured in a pedestrian accident in Northern Michigan, 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.