Pedestrian Accident Injury LawsuitsAccording to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 5,376 pedestrians were killed in motor vehicle accidents in 2015. Another 818 bicyclists were killed that same year, an increase from the 729 killed the year prior. An additional 45,000 bicyclists were injured in auto accidents in 2015, a slight decrease from the estimated 50,000 in 2014.
Pedestrian accident injury settlements can be quite large and as such, the lawsuit process can become quite complex. If you or someone you know is involved in a pedestrian accident injury lawsuit and you need money now to pay bills, put food on the table or pay rent, fill out our quick application and a Thrivest Specialist will get back to you as soon as possible.
Pedestrian Accident Injury StatsIn the 10 year period from 2006-2015, pedestrian fatalities rose by nearly 12 percent. What makes this statistic quite alarming is the fact that total traffic fatalities in the United States fell by nearly 18 percent over those same years.Looking at the two graphs below, you can see the that not only are number of pedestrian deaths remaining at a high level, the numbers are actually rising.
Taking a look at the graph below, you can see that from 2015 to 2016 the number of pedestrians fatalities increased in 9 of the 10 most populated cities in the United States. These cities witnessed a 27.8 percent increase in pedestrian fatalities.
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Pedestrian Accident Pre-settlement Funding?Thrivest Legal Funding, LLC understands that life doesn’t slow down when you’re involved in a lawsuit. Day-to-day living expenses still need to be met without the worry of “how” or “where.” When you need money, we’ll make our best effort to provide you with financial options to ensure you receive the optimal result for your pedestrian accident lawsuit without having to settle for less because of financial pressure. Is legal funding right for you? Before you make a decision, download our Legal Funding Guide and utilize our Legal Funding Calculator.
Thrivest Legal FundingThe legal funding application and underwriting process is quite simple but the speed is entirely dependent on the availability of your attorney. First, you simply fill out our quick form or our full application.
From here, a Thrivest Legal Funding Specialist will reach out to your attorney and gather any necessary paperwork related to your case.
Third, after the paperwork is gathered the file will be analyzed by our underwriting department and if approved Thrivest will create a contract that must be signed by both the plaintiff and attorney. And finally, once the signed contract is returned, Thrivest can send the pre-settlement advance via check, debit card, or wire.
Legal Funding BenefitsThe financial strain that comes along with a pedestrian claim often times forces a plaintiff to settle for much less than the case is worth. Thrivest alleviates that strain by providing quick, easy and affordable access to non-recourse funding for everyday living expenses. Unlike may competitors, funding decisions take hours, not days. And, you can use the money however you choose.
- If you lose, you don’t owe anything
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