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Dallas, TX Pedestrian 18 - Wheeler Accident Lawyers

Dallas pedestrians who have experienced an accident involving an 18-wheeler understand the profound toll it can take on victims themselves as well as their families. Physical, emotional, and financial strain can feel insurmountable in such circumstances, which is why seeking the support of a compassionate pedestrian accident attorney in Dallas TX is so important.

The injury lawyers at Carabin Shaw have the expertise needed to navigate the complexities of legal proceedings, offering not just legal counsel but also a reassuring hand to hold during a challenging time. From advocating for victims to securing maximum compensation and to providing empathetic guidance through every step of the legal process, our Texas attorneys stand as unwavering allies, committed to securing justice and peace of mind for those who have suffered.

Common Accidents Involving Pedestrians & 18 Wheelers

While pedestrian accidents can happen anywhere at any time, there are undoubtedly patterns about where/when/how they occur most commonly. Below are a few examples of common big truck accidents with pedestrians in Texas, but this list is not exhaustive. If you don’t see your accident listed below, call the Dallas pedestrian injury attorneys at Carabin Shaw to discuss the specifics of your case.

Frequent Kinds of 18 Wheeler Accidents with Pedestrians
  • Collisions at crosswalks
  • Accidents at intersections
  • Accidents from backing up / reversing
  • Failure to stop (pedestrians struck by 18 wheelers at intersections or crosswalks when drivers fail to come to a complete stop)
  • Accidents at right turns
  • Parking lot or driveway accidents

Regardless of the cause of your accident, the experienced 18 wheeler accident lawyers Dallas, Texas at Carabin Shaw are here to guide, support, and fight for victims and their families. We represent individuals, never big companies or corporations, so you know we are committed to justice and compensation for victims of negligence on behalf of other parties.

Damages Available to Pedestrian Victims of Semi-Truck Accidents

The damages available to victims of such catastrophic accidents are significant, but the opposing party’s team will often push you to settle for less than you deserve. It’s then crucial to speak with a lawyer before going on record with insurance agencies or speaking to the defendant’s or his/her company’s attorneys.

Damages an injured pedestrian may qualify for extend beyond just medical treatments; damages can also compensate for intangible losses like pain and suffering, which can significantly impact a victim's quality of life.

Personal Injury Damages Medical Expenses

Medical bills related to injuries sustained in the accident like hospitalization, surgeries, medications, rehabilitation, and more

Lost Wages

If the victim is unable to work due to their injuries, they may receive damages for lost income, which includes past and future wages or earning capacity lost

Pain and Suffering

Compensation for physical pain and emotional suffering caused by the accident

Disfigurement and Disability

If the accident results in permanent disfigurement or disability, victims may be compensated for the effects to their quality of life

Loss of Consortium

Injuries that impact a victims’ relationships or ability to enjoy companionship with their spouse may pursue compensation

Punitive Damages

Punitive damages may be awarded to punish the wrongdoer as the result of extreme negligence or misconduct by the at-fault party

It's essential to note that Texas laws and regulations regarding damages in pedestrian accidents can be complex and may vary based on the specific circumstances of each case. Consulting with a Texas personal injury attorney is crucial for understanding your rights and options for seeking damages in a pedestrian accident case.

Wrongful Death Damages Loss of Financial Support

Compensation for the loss of the deceased pedestrian's financial support of the family (income, benefits, etc.)

Loss of Consortium

Compensation for the loss of companionship, love, guidance, and support that the deceased would have provided

Mental Anguish and Emotional Distress

Emotional pain, suffering, and mental anguish felt by family members

Funeral and Burial Expenses

Expenses incurred for the funeral, burial, cremation, or other final arrangements.

Punitive Damages

Awarded in cases involving gross negligence, recklessness, or intentional misconduct by the party responsible for the pedestrian's death

Consult with the Dallas personal injury attorneys at Carabin Shaw or our wrongful death attorneys as soon as possible after an accident to discuss your legal options moving forward.

Take Action Today! Let Our Dallas, TX Accident Lawyers Fight for You - Free Case Review

Seeking a dedicated, trusted team in Dallas to represent you in a Pedestrian 18 wheeler accident case? Our team of attorneys is here to provide you with excellent service and unmatched support; our law firm's reviews speak to our commitment to our clients.

We offer a thorough free case review to assess your situation and offer personalized guidance. Our services are also on a contingency-fee basis, ensuring that you pay nothing unless we win your case. To speak with someone immediately, call our toll-free number at 800-862-1260. Our English and Spanish-speaking staff are available 24/7 to assist you.

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