Pedestrian Accident FAQ

Concerned about the grave statistics of Florida’s pedestrian accidents, we caught up with the District One Secretary for the Florida Department of Transportation, Mr. Billy Hattaway, and discussed what the state is and has been doing to correct the problems, and how those efforts are working.



Has it been a good idea to do the checkpoints at the crosswalks similar to DUI checkpoints?

At those crosswalk checkpoints do you find that the motorists are getting the tickets, or are pedestrians also getting tickets for not crossing properly?

Who is at fault in a crosswalk accident?

Who Is At Fault In A Pedestrian Accident?