Car, truck, motorcycle, and other motor vehicle crashesBy far, the most common cause of injuries suffered by children of all ages is motor vehicle crashes. Children are hurt while riding in cars and other motor vehicles, and they are hurt by careless drivers while walking or biking.
According to the National Center for Statistics and Analysis (NCSA), http://sbcfire.com/fp/carseatprog/trafficsafetyfacts.pdf nearly 250,000 children are injured every year in car accidents. That is, nearly 700 children are hurt every day on our roadways. Of the 250,000 kids injured each year, approximately 2,000 die from their injuries.
Are you the parent, guardian, or concerned family member of a child who has been injured in a car accident, school bus accident, pedestrian accident, bicycle accident, or truck accident in Virginia? If so, there are important things you need to know [LINK TO FAQ] to help that injured child and protect her legal rights.
If the driver of a car, bus, or truck was at fault, was negligent and injured a child, or caused a child's death in an accident, crash, or collision, you should act immediately and contact a Virginia child injury lawyer whom you can trust to protect the rights of the injured child or their family. The Rohrstaff Law Firm helps injured children and their families. Contact us at . . .