Can I Sue After a Car Accident in NYC Even If I Don’t Get Hurt?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | August 30, 2021 | Car Accidents
Have you been injured in a car accident in NYC? You may be entitled to file an injury claim for your medical bills and other losses. New York is a no-fault state. So, you would file a claim to collect from your own insurance first — even if someone else caused the accident. However, if… read more
NYC Car Accidents & Fatalities Up, Despite Vision Zero Efforts
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | August 28, 2021 | Car Accidents
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio took office in 2014. That year, Vision Zero became the official city policy. The goal of Vision Zero is to eliminate all traffic deaths. The program initially showed positive results. Traffic deaths in New York fell by one-third in 2018. But since then, traffic deaths have trended upward. In… read more
What To Know About Car Accident Reports in New York City
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | August 27, 2021 | Car Accidents
Car accidents are often more likely to happen in high-traffic areas. Naturally, the more vehicles on the road, the greater the odds of an accident occurring. For example, car accidents and other motor vehicle accidents tend to be more common in New York City than in many other parts of New York State. There’s the… read more
What Happens to Your Body in a Rollover Accident?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | July 24, 2021 | Car Accidents
During a rollover accident, your body may experience several types of trauma. The circumstances of the crash dictate what happens to your body as the vehicle rolls over. A person may be thrown around the interior of a vehicle during a rollover accident. The impact from the collision could cause the seat belt to release,… read more
How Much Does a Lawyer Charge for a New York City Car Accident Case?
Craig Rosenbaum | July 16, 2021 | Car Accidents
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
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | June 22, 2021 | Car Accidents
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 in New York City?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | June 15, 2021 | Car Accidents
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?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | June 7, 2021 | Car Accidents
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?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | May 26, 2021 | Car Accidents
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
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | April 16, 2021 | Car Accidents
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