Pedestrian accident

Can a Pedestrian Be Held Liable for a Car Accident?

If you were in an accident involving a pedestrian, you might ask yourself who is at fault. It’s often easy to assume the driver is wholly responsible for the accident, but this is not always the case. Pedestrians are also responsible for paying attention to their surroundings, following walking signs and signals, and obeying walking… read more

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Is Jaywalking Illegal in California?

Jaywalking is the informal term for a pedestrian unlawfully crossing the street where he or she does not have the legal right to do so. It is a common yet highly dangerous practice in California. Like most states, California has a law specifically banning jaywalking. Breaking this law could lead to a ticket and a… read more

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Guide to Halloween Pedestrian Safety 2019

Holidays such as Halloween come with an increased risk of traffic accidents. Drunk, distracted and reckless drivers endanger the lives of pedestrians, bicyclists and other motorists. Whether you plan on driving on Halloween night or taking the kids trick-or-treating, learn a few safety tips for pedestrians. Your awareness of pedestrian safety this Halloween could save… read more

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