Tips to Avoid Pedestrian Accidents IT'S ALL ABOUT THE RIGHT CHOICE

Tips to Avoid Pedestrian Accidents

Our tips for avoiding auto-pedestrian accidents include:

  • Be predictable. Follow the rules of the road and obey signs and signals.
  • Walk on sidewalks whenever they are available. If there is no sidewalk, walk facing traffic and as far from traffic as possible.
  • Always keep alert. Do not be distracted by electronic devices that take your eyes (and ears) off the road.
  • Whenever possible, cross streets at crosswalks or intersections, where drivers expect pedestrians. Look for cars in all directions, including those turning left or right.
  • If a crosswalk or intersection is not available, locate a well-lit area where you have the best view of traffic. Wait for a gap in traffic that allows enough time to cross safely and continue watching for traffic as you cross.
  • Never assume a driver sees you. Make eye contact with drivers as they approach to make sure you are seen.
  • Always be visible. Wear bright clothing during the day and wear reflective materials or use a flashlight at night.
  • Watch for cars entering or exiting driveways or backing up in parking lots.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a pedestrian accident, contact us online or call (888) 420-1299 to schedule a free consultation.

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