PEDESTRIANS CROSSING AT INTERSECTIONS HAVE RIGHTS.
It is obvious that a pedestrian is at greater risk. Any occupant of the motor vehicle for injury when struck by a car, truck, motorcycle or bus. Pedestrian injuries are frequently very serious with broken bones and head injuries with traumatic brain injury and concussion injuries.
PEDESTRIANS NOT CROSSING AT INTERSECTIONS ALSO MAY HAVE RIGHTS.
Under Minnesota law, a person crossing the street or roadway at a location other than an intersection also have rights. Surprisingly, under Minnesota law, it is not automatically wrong to “jay walk” unless to do so is specifically prohibited by local law.
PEDESTRIANS INJURED BY A MOTOR VEHICLE HAVE RIGHTS UNDER MINNESOTA’S NO FAULT INSURANCE LAW.
Minnesota no fault insurance law provides protection and benefits to people injured as a result of being struck by motor vehicle, whether a pedestrian or on a bicycle. Those rights include payment of medical bills and other healthcare expenses, loss of earnings, and replacement services benefits.
The Schmidt Salita Law Team Handles a Wide Variety of Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Claims.
The Schmidt Salita Law Team handles cases involving car accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian car accidents, and bicycle accidents. It has many years’ experience in workers compensation , products liability and medical malpractice cases.
The Schmidt Salita Law Team has extensive experience with concussion injuries, traumatic brain injuries, neck and back injuries, whiplash injuries, broken bones, injured joint injuries (knee, hip, shoulder, wrist, ankle, spinal), amputation injuries, and vision and eye injuries.
The Schmidt Salita Law Team has offices through out the State of Minnesota. Its primary location is at Ridgedale Office Center in Minnetonka, near the intersection of I394 and I494. The offices are ground level, handicap accessible with ample parking.
The Schmidt Salita Team Offers Contingent Fee Arrangements.
The firm offers contingent fee agreements (You don’t pay lawyers fees until you collect and then only as a percentage of the settlement). It also offers home and hospital visits to clients whose injuries present difficulty in coming to the office.
“PERSONAL INJURY WITH PERSONAL ATTENTION TO EACH CASE”.
The Schmidt Salita Law Team has locations throughout the Twin Cities metropolitan area of Minneapolis and St. Paul, as well as Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Plymouth, Osseo, Anoka, Coon Rapids, Brooklyn Center, Fridley, Blaine, Shoreview, Woodbury, Falcon Heights, Columbia Park, Stillwater, Hastings, Inver Grove, Cottage Grove, South St. Paul, Apple Valley, Eagan, Burnsville, Savage, Shakopee, Richfield, Bloomington, Chaska, Chanhassen, Edina, Eden Prairie, and Hopkins.