Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian accidents can have devastating consequences, often resulting in serious injuries or fatalities due to the unprotected nature of pedestrians compared to motorized vehicles. Geoff Trachtenberg brings a wealth of knowledge and an empathetic approach to advocating for victims of pedestrian accidents. With his outstanding reputation as a top personal injury attorney in Arizona, Geoff understands the profound impact these accidents can have on individuals and their families. He is dedicated to navigating the complex legal landscape to ensure that victims receive the justice and compensation they deserve. Geoff’s commitment to excellence and his aggressive representation make him the ideal choice for those seeking to hold negligent parties accountable and secure the necessary resources for recovery and rehabilitation.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Common causes include distracted driving, failure to yield at crosswalks, speeding, driving under the influence, and turning vehicles striking pedestrians.

Ensure your safety, seek medical attention regardless of injury appearance, document the accident scene and gather witness information if possible, and consult with Geoff Trachtenberg to understand your legal rights.

Liable parties can include the driver of the vehicle, the entity responsible for road maintenance, or even pedestrian actions contributing to the accident. Geoff’s expertise helps identify all potentially liable parties.

Yes, Arizona's comparative negligence laws may allow you to receive compensation reduced by your percentage of fault in the accident.

Compensation can include medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and in severe cases, punitive damages for egregious negligence.

Fault is determined through evidence such as traffic camera footage, witness statements, and accident scene reconstructions. Geoff’s detailed investigative approach is crucial for establishing liability.

You may be able to claim compensation through your own insurance policy if you have uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. Geoff can guide you through the process.

Typically, you have two years from the date of the accident to file a lawsuit, but it’s important to consult with Geoff to ensure timely filing and to protect your rights.

Geoff Trachtenberg can provide invaluable assistance by evaluating your case, collecting evidence, negotiating with insurance companies, and, if necessary, representing you in court to secure the best possible outcome.

As a pedestrian, you have the right to seek compensation for injuries and damages resulting from someone else's negligence. Geoff is committed to ensuring your rights are fully protected and advocated for.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, don't navigate this difficult time alone. Contact me, Geoff Trachtenberg, today for a free case evaluation. Let's discuss how I can help you achieve the justice and compensation you deserve. Together, we can turn this challenging chapter of your life into a story of resilience and recovery.