Pedestrian accidents are preventable, yet they happen much too frequently across the state of Florida. Indeed, according to data from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the country to be a pedestrian, with the second-highest rate of pedestrian fatalities overall in 2017.

If you or someone you love got hurt in a serious pedestrian accident caused by a negligent motorist, you should learn more about filing a claim for compensation. AWinter Park pedestrian accident attorney can help with your case.