Our Members' Stories

Joseph's Story


Like many Washingtonians, Joseph relies on public transportation for his daily work commute. The only hitch in his routine is a notoriously dangerous intersection. One Friday evening, nearly home and rushing to cross the hazardous intersection, he was one step from the curb when the light turned green. Before he knew what was happening, Joseph was hit by a car which sent him flying through the air and landing almost 20 feet away. Although he remained conscious, Joseph sustained numerous injuries and broken bones including his leg, arm, fingers, wrist, scapula and two ribs... Read More