Car Accidents

How Much Does a Lawyer Charge for a Car Accident Case?

The fees lawyers charge for a car accident case depend on a variety of factors. Understanding fee structures can help you choose the right personal injury attorney to handle your case. Hourly Fees vs. Contingency Fees for Car Accident Cases Attorneys generally charge an hourly fee or contingency fee when representing car accident victims. An… read more

The 15 Safest Cars for 2021

When purchasing a new car, there are many factors that you might consider. You may base your decision on the make or model of the car. Some individuals search for specific features or one specific color. Whatever factors you use, make sure that you consider the safety rating of the vehicle. In the past decade,… read more

Are You Suffering From PTSD After A Car Accident?

Physical injuries are generally the focus of medical treatment after a car accident. Doctors check for a variety of injuries, such as brain damage, broken bones, neck injuries, spinal cord injuries, and soft tissue injuries. However, a car accident victim can also sustain psychological injuries, including post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. PTSD After a New… read more

What Does Yielding the Right of Way Mean?

Traffic laws are designed to prevent car accidents. For example, laws stating who must yield the right of way prevent cars from crashing into each other at intersections, highway entrance ramps, and other places. When a driver fails to yield the right of way, a pedestrian, bicyclist, or another motorist may sustain catastrophic injuries in… read more

How to Get Surveillance Camera Footage of Your Auto Accident in New York?

New York is an at-fault state for car accidents. Drivers must purchase a minimum amount of liability car insurance coverage. Car accident victims must provide evidence that proves the other driver caused the collision before they can recover money for an insurance or personal injury claim. Evidence in a car accident case may include video… read more

Five Things to Know About Car Accident Settlement Agreements

Even when they are just fender benders, car accidents are stressful. The first thing you always want to know is if everyone is okay. It’s understandable if you are not thinking as clearly as you should about your legal rights in the stress of the moment. However, if the other party caused the accident, it’s… read more

How Long Will My Car Accident Case Take To Settle in New York?

New York uses a no-fault auto insurance system. For residents of New York, this can be a good thing, as insurers can more easily settle car accident claims when they do not need to determine fault. However, a no-fault policy only shortens the time it takes to settle claims when they do not involve serious… read more

UBER LYFT VIA Injury Lawsuits

Were you or a member of your family injured in a motor vehicle accident while passengers in an Uber, Lyft or Via?  Many people in New York and across the nation utilize rideshare services on a daily basis. It’s simple – you pull out your phone, open the app, and a car is there in… read more

Rear-End Car Accident Injuries and How to Recover

Last year, 31.4% of traffic injuries in the U.S. (594,000 Americans) suffered injuries in rear-end collisions. These car accidents also resulted in over 2,400 deaths. The injuries that result from rear-end collisions follow a predictable pattern. Since a rear-end collision forces your body to whip backward and forward, your neck, back, and head are likely… read more

Is Chiropractic Care Enough For My Car Accident Injuries?

The benefits of chiropractic care are clear for so many satisfied patients. According to the American Chiropractic Association, chiropractors treat an estimated 35 million Americans each year, including many of the one-in-four Americans who seek treatment for neck and back pain.  Since neck and back pain are common symptoms after car accidents, many people may… read more