Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey

Q: What is a typical settlement for a pedestrian accident. Pedestrian did not cross at marked crossway. Pedestrian suffered

suffered 3 broken ribs and gash to the head. Pedestrian is on SSI and Medicaid. Does not want to lose that

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
  • Little Neck, NY
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: It's difficult for anyone to offer a guess on a typical settlement. Each case could be different, depending on injuries, impact on the person's daily life, liability of motorist, and contributing liability of pedestrian. There could be other factors as well, such as the insurance carrier, the venue in which proceedings would take place if the case went to trial, and more. Law firms that handle these types of cases typically give free initial consults. Good luck

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