What Happens If Your Insurance Claim is Denied?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | December 28, 2020 | Car Accidents
After a car accident, you may expect that insurance will cover property damage. Without the benefit of insurance, medical expenses following a catastrophic event like a motorcycle crash or being hit while walking can be costly. In the unfortunate event that you or someone you know was injured on your property, it’s comforting to know… read more
Eight Types of Pregnancy Injuries from a Car Accident
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | December 25, 2020 | Car Accidents
Vehicular collisions are frightening for everyone. But a car accident is an especially terrifying prospect for expectant mothers. Besides the possibility of being injured themselves, their growing fetus can also suffer injuries. If you are pregnant and have been involved in a car crash, seek medical care immediately. In the case of a serious accident,… read more
How Tailgating Causes Accidents and How to Stop It
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | December 23, 2020 | Car Accidents
You know tailgating when you see it, and the other driver’s eyes in your rearview mirrors. Following closely behind another car, tailgating increases the risk of a rear-end collision. According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), rear-end collisions are the most common kind of car accident. Studies have shown that driver attributes influence… read more
Secrets & Strategies of GEICO Claims Adjusters: Uncovered
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | December 21, 2020 | Car Accidents
If you have seen any advertisements in the past decade, you are probably aware of GEICO’s numerous ad campaigns. They have one of the biggest advertising budgets of any U.S. corporation. Their name stands for “Government Employees Insurance Company,” and they are currently the second-largest auto insurance provider in the United States. They boast over… read more
All About Back and Neck Injuries From Rear-end Collisions
ROSENBAUM & ROSENBAUM, P.C. | December 15, 2020 | Car Accidents
There are many different types of motor vehicle accidents. Traffic accidents can cause catastrophic injuries and fatalities, including head-on accidents, side-impact crashes, and rear-end collisions. However, a rear-end crash has a high chance of causing neck and back injuries. How Do Rear-End Collisions Cause Neck and Back Injuries? Rear-end collisions are the most common type… read more
What Does a “Salvage Title” Mean in New York?
ROSENBAUM & ROSENBAUM, P.C. | December 14, 2020 | Car Accidents
If a vehicle has undergone severe damage, the salvage vehicle law in New York requires that the Department of Motor Vehicles inspect the vehicle before a new certificate of title can be issued. If your vehicle was damaged in a car accident, it is essential that you understand the process for a salvage title. If… read more
What Exactly Can a Process Server Do To Serve Papers?
ROSENBAUM & ROSENBAUM, P.C. | December 13, 2020 | Car Accidents
When an individual decides to take legal action against another party – like filing a personal injury lawsuit for damages after a car accident – they are required to serve notice of the lawsuit to the defendant. Often this is arranged by their lawyer and carried out by a process server. A process server is… read more
What Happens When You are at Fault for a Car Accident?
ROSENBAUM & ROSENBAUM, P.C. | December 4, 2020 | Car Accidents
When you are at fault for a car accident in New York, you could be financially liable for the damages caused by the accident. What does that mean? It means that an accident victim can sue you for financial damages and non-economic damages. However, you can fight back. If you feel that you did not… read more
What Should I Do If Someone Sues Me After a Car Accident in New York
ROSENBAUM & ROSENBAUM, P.C. | November 23, 2020 | Car Accidents
Being involved in a car accident is stressful. You must deal with the property damage to your vehicle. If you were injured, you must deal with the injury, missed time from work, and an insurance claim. However, being sued after a car accident in New York raises the stress level much higher. You must now… read more
New York Car and Booster Seat Laws
ROSENBAUM & ROSENBAUM, P.C. | November 18, 2020 | Car Accidents
Statistically, motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death among children in the United States, at approximately 20%. This statistic is greatly reduced when parents use an appropriate child safety car or booster seat to restrain a child within the vehicle when it is in motion. New York law requires that every child under… read more