Atlanta, Georgia has some of the most dangerous streets for pedestrians in the country. To be exact, it’s the 11th most dangerous place to walk in the country. That’s the conclusion of a recent study conducted by Transportation for America, a nonprofit safety advocacy organization. Each year, there are 1.6 pedestrian deaths per 100,000 people in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia area, the study states. The most dangerous place to walk in the country is the Orlando-Kissimmee, Florida area. In fact, the top four are all in Florida.
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Pedestrian accidents happen far too often. Every 8 minutes, a pedestrian sustains an injury in a traffic accident in America, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. That’s more than 69,000 injuries each year. Even worse, such accidents are sometimes fatal. In 2008, 4,378 pedestrians were killed in accidents nationwide.
Know the facts. Be aware. Pedestrian accidents are serious. If you’re a victim of a pedestrian accident in Georgia, you need an aggressive law firm on your side. You need the Law Offices of Gary Martin Hays & Associates.