Pedestrian accidents are unfortunately responsible for a large percentage of traffic fatalities in Colorado Springs, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), pedestrian accidents are a problem nationwide, with approximately 129,000 Americans being hospitalized in 2015 alone as a result of pedestrian accidents. Currently, pedestrian deaths are on a disturbing upward trend in Colorado Springs. As of September 2018, 20% of Colorado Springs traffic fatalities since the beginning of the year involved pedestrian accidents.
One fatal pedestrian accident in Colorado Springs this year involved a man crossing a major intersection with two friends, while another involved a high school student walking her dog in a residential neighborhood. Pedestrian accidents are not limited to busy downtown areas or major intersections; they can happen anywhere. When they happen to you or someone you love, you need an experienced pedestrian accident attorney on your side.
Why Choose Whalen Hersh?
At Whalen Hersh, we have obtained millions of dollars in settlements and have the experience you need if you’ve been injured in a pedestrian accident, at no fault of your own. While fair settlements for our clients are always the goal, Whalen Hersh offers a different approach to personal injury representation; we establish direct, meaningful, trusted and reliable relationships with our clients, and work closely with you to ensure that you get the medical treatment you need, the support you deserve, and the representation your families rely on. We’re proud to be listed in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the nation by The National Trial Lawyers (NTL) and Top 100 High Stakes Litigators by America’s Top 100. We also take pride in our ranking among the Ten Best of 2018 in Colorado Attorney Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys.
Our firm exclusively represents clients against insurance companies and corporations in personal injury matters. Our lawyers spent over a decade working at one of the largest personal injury firms in the West. When you need an experienced, compassionate, aggressive pedestrian accident attorney with a proven track record of success who will fight for your best interests in the courtroom, contact us today. We are happy to offer you a free consultation with one of our qualified attorneys to discuss the details of your case. You can reach us in Colorado Springs at (719) 644-7000 to learn more. Our offices are conveniently located in the Alamo Corporate Center at 102 South Tejon Street, Suite 1100, Colorado Springs, CO 80903.