Pedestrian Accident

Electric Scooters And Safety

By Jonathan Roven on December 23, 2018 - Comments off

Electric scooters have become a form of transportation that reduces individual users carbon footprint, which is considered good for the environment. They are also a fun mode of transportation for many adults, especially young adults. Electric scooters are not designed for younger children since you do need to have a license to operate one of […]

 

One Dead in Los Angeles Metrolink Train Accident

By Robert Kahn on December 2, 2015 - Comments off

While not as common as car or truck accidents, pedestrian accidents with moving trains do happen here in the Southern California area. Sometimes the person was attempting to get ahead of the train. In others, it’s the fault of the train operator and company. Any train accident demands a great deal of investigation and research. This most certainly applies […]

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Los Angeles Art Works At Saving Lives

By Robert Kahn on November 24, 2015 - Comments off

On average, 100 bicyclists and pedestrians are killed every year in Los Angeles. This is a difficult problem that requires a new approach. A new initiative spurred on by Mayor Garcetti launched by the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs hopes to not only shed some light on the number of pedestrian and cyclist deaths in […]

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LA Times Reveals Surprising Pedestrian Accident Statistics

By Robert Kahn on July 11, 2015 - Comments off

For as much as Los Angeles is hailed as a “motor city”, the fact remains that a good segment of the population hoofs it to work, school and play everyday. As a result, the city sees a considerable number of pedestrian accidents each year. So much so, that only New York City ranks higher in […]

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Pedestrian Killed in Deadly Hit and Run

By Robert Kahn on May 8, 2015 - Comments off

An unidentified man was struck and killed on Rt. 134 just off the Figueroa Street exit early Thursday morning; the California Highway Patrol discovered the man just after midnight. As reported by NBC4, responding officers attempted to resuscitate the man but were unsuccessful. Before he died, the victim reported that he had been walking on […]

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Hit And Run Victim Loses Leg

By Robert Kahn on April 15, 2015 - Comments off

A man who lost his leg remains in the hospital after a violent hit and run collision over the weekend. As reported by ABC 7 news, the accident occurred at the corner of 43rd Street and Central Avenue in South Los Angeles on Sunday evening. Police were contacted around 5:20 p.m. and informed that a […]

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Raising Awareness on Pedestrian Collisions in LA

By Robert Kahn on April 10, 2015 - Comments off

While many Angelenos firmly believe in the old adage that “nobody walks in LA,” there are millions of others who actually spend a great deal of time walking to work, home and school every day. To that end, the advocacy group, Los Angeles Walks, is spearheading an initiative to enlighten walkers and motorists alike about […]

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