You expect to be safe when crossing the street or walking down the sidewalk. In an instant, however, a negligent driver can strike you and cause serious injuries.
At Burn Tucker Lachaîne in Ottawa, we are always ready to help you. With more than 20 years of experience helping victims of pedestrian accidents, we have the knowledge and resources to help you pursue the compensation you need and deserve.
We are one of the largest personal injury law firms in eastern Ontario. Turn to us for trusted advice and compassionate support after a pedestrian accident.
Intersection, Sidewalk and Crosswalk Injuries
The average vehicle can weigh more than 1,500 kilograms. Even moving at 50 km/h, a car of this weight can cause serious injuries to a pedestrian in an intersection, walkway, parking lot or other area.
At our firm, we help pedestrians who have suffered all types of serious injuries, including:
- Serious compound fractures and broken bones
- Spinal cord and other back injuries
- Head trauma and brain injuries
- Loss of limb and amputation injuries
No matter the type of injury you have suffered, your first step after getting medical treatment should be to seek advice from an experienced lawyer. Our legal team will listen to your concerns, answer your questions and work to understand your needs. Then, we will work with you to develop a plan to help you obtain the compensation and benefits you are entitled to.
By Your Side and On Your Side
Whether you were struck by a car, a truck or injured in a hit-and-run accident, we can help you secure the compensation you need and deserve. Contact us to schedule a free initial consultation with a pedestrian accident lawyer at Burn Tucker Lachaîne. We can arrange an appointment at our office, the hospital or your home.