Atlanta Georgia Pedestrian Accident Attorney
With the mild climate in Atlanta, Georgia, outdoor activities are very popular. Pedestrians, including walkers, runners, workers and cyclists are common on our roadways. Alpharetta, Georgia, with its increasing number of citizens and Marietta, Georgia with its many residents, see a great many pedestrian accidents each year. Often, cyclists and pedestrians become personal injury victims, not by their own fault, but by the fault of a negligent or distracted driver and pedestrian accidents often result in serious injuries to the pedestrian, with little damage to the truck or car that hits them. These victims can suffer traumatic head injuries, neck and back injuries, broken arms or legs, torn rotator cuff, spinal cord injury, or even premature death. These injuries will usually require the immediate attention of medical specialists, such as an orthopedic doctor, neurologist, surgeon, internal medicine doctor, chiropractor, or physical therapist, in order to treat these injuries.Of all automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents involving a car tend to be the most difficult, as the pedestrian simply has no chance of avoiding injuries caused by on oncoming car. These types of traffic accidents commonly cause severe damage and injury and nerve damage or paralysis is a common occurrence. Loss of the use of limbs, fractures, burns and scars, and permanent injuries often occur in these types of accidents and require emergency medical personnel to treat the injured victim at the scene of the accident.
Without an experienced and qualified Atlanta, Georgia personal injury Attorney representing you in your case, it is possible that you could end up paying for medical expenses and not being reimbursed for your lost wages. These types of injuries will require the services of experience medical doctors who commonly treat personal injury victims. There are many Alpharetta, Georgia Orthopedic Surgeons, Neurologists, Trauma Doctors, Emergency Room Doctors, Physical Therapists and Chiropractors who treat these injuries on a daily basis. Marietta, Georgia, with its many hospitals such as Kennestone Hospital, and Alpharetta with hospitals such as North Fulton Hospital, have Emergency Rooms with qualified Emergency Room physicians ready to treat these serious injuries. It is important to seek qualified emergency medical care immediately to determine a diagnosis for your injuries so that you can maximize the recovery that you receive in your personal injury case.
The insurance adjustor for the negligent driver will attempt to limit your recovery of damages, such as lost wages and pain and suffering. That is why it is important to have an experience injury lawyer on your side. You deserve to be compensated for your medical expenses, including the ambulance to the hospital emergency room, orthopedic doctor, surgeon, chiropractor or other doctor that treats your personal injury. In addition, all of your pain and suffering should be paid for by the insurance company for the negligent driver that caused the injuries.
Contact our office in Alpharetta, Marietta, or Atlanta, Georgia to speak with one of our injury attorneys for a free of charge consultation. We will discuss your injuries, and give you an assessment of what your case is worth.