Pedestrian Accident Results In Serious Injuries

Pedestrian Accident in Savage Injures Teenager

On June 4, a teenager was injured critically after being struck by a van at the intersection of Vollmerhausen Road and Castleford Drive, reported The Baltimore Sun. A child care transport van was taking children from school to the child care facility when the pedestrian accident occurred.

Pedestrian Injury Statistics

Pedestrian injuries from a pedestrian crash can be traumatic. In 2010, there were 4,280 pedestrian accident cases in the United States, data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration indicated. This is the second lowest annual rate since 1994, but any pedestrian accident is one too many. Injuries from a pedestrian accident can be catastrophic, and even fatal, because of the tremendous forces applied by a moving vehicle to the human body.

Howard County MD Pedestrian Accident Attorney

Jonathan Scott Smith is a top-rated pedestrian accident attorney, with over 30 years of courtroom experience. As you can see by his background, Mr. Smith is an experienced, respected, and credentialed trial attorney. He has successfully handled pedestrian accident cases for over three decades, including pedestrian accidents in Howard County MD. He fights hard for his clients. That’s why many satisfied clients think so highly of him.

Top-Rated Personal Injury Lawyer Howard County MD

Mr. Smith’s extensive trial experience — and track record of successful Past Results— has earned him the recognition of his peers and clients:

  • Maryland Super Lawyer.
  • 10.0 Superb” as a litigation attorney by AVVO.
  • “Client’s Choice Award” by AVVO, based on average client reviews of 5 stars — the highest client review possible.
  • Client Distinction Award (Client Review Rating of 4.5 or higher on 5.0 scale – less than 4% of 900,000+ attorneys listed by Martindale-Hubbell)
  • 2013 Top Attorneys in Maryland (American Registry)
  • 2013 Top-Rated Lawyer by The American Lawyer Magazine and Martindale-Hubbell.
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers (by invitation only and limited to the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state).
  • AV-Preeminent™*” Highest Peer Rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (25 consecutive years).

These are the highest ratings possible for legal skill, ethical practice, a lawyer’s years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements and industry recognition.

Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Columbia MD

If you need an experienced pedestrian accident lawyer and wrongful death attorney, we can help. Call (410) 441-5054 now, or fill out our intake form, to schedule a consultation if a pedestrian accident has caused injuries to, or the death of, a family member.