New York City Personal Injury Blog

Man failing to stop at stop sign causes car accidents in NY

Making driving errors, like failing to signal when turning or speeding, can result in much more serious consequences than getting a ticket for the traffic violation. These and other types of negligent acts of a driver may lead to car accidents that cause injuries, or even death, of another person. Recently a New York man’s… read more

Man making recovery after suffering traumatic brain injury

Families in New York and elsewhere face new challenges when their loved one suffers from a brain injury. Typically unexpected, brain injuries may cause financial anxiety and stress for families feeling lost in the mounting bills and uncertainty regarding a long-term plan. In these times, families may seek a negligence claim to assist them through… read more

Husband sues wrongful death suit against airline

When a loved one has passed away in a fatal accident, it may be understandably difficult to handle the funeral and medical bills. Dealing with a loved one’s death may be one of the most difficult times in a person’s life. Further, handling the financial issues may leave some frustrated and hurt. In these times,… read more

Mesothelioma drug trial

Mesothelioma litigation is a type of toxic tort lawsuit most commonly brought against manufacturers, distributors, and suppliers of asbestos. Asbestos is a fibrous mineral known for its insulating and fire-retardant properties, and was once used as a staple in most insulating products, many industrial and construction products. Sadly, asbestos fibers produce fine dust particles that,… read more

Food company recalls pizza products due to defective screen

In New York and elsewhere, many individuals take for granted the food products we purchase from the grocery store. Many of us trust the manufacturers and retailers of the product to provide safe and eatable products. Unfortunately, some food products are not packaged properly and may be a defective product. Recently, a food company recalled… read more

Tips to prevent a slip-and-fall accident

In New York and elsewhere, the wintry weather has caused people to pull out their warmest coats and mittens. However, with the cold temperatures come snow and ice and the potential of slipping and falling when others fail to properly care for their sidewalks and buildings. During these times, it is important to know how… read more

Car accident leads to chain reaction involving 5 vehicles in NY

Distracted driving and failure to obey traffic signals cause car accidents every day. Eating, drinking and texting on the phone may result in another person’s serious injuries. Recently, a car accident involving five vehicles led to a person being taken to a local hospital in New York. According to New York State Police, a vehicle… read more

9-year-old boy faces long recovery after traumatic brain injury

An accident that results in a brain injury can forever change the lives of the injured individual and his or her family members. Unexpected medical bills and the need to create a plan for future care may make the road to recovery especially difficult for family members coping with their loved one’s brain injury. However,… read more

100,000+ baby recliners recalled as defective product

Most parents in New York and elsewhere want to purchase the safest and most reliable toys, car seats and other products. This is especially true for first-time parents who want to provide the best for their newborns. Unfortunately, defective products sometimes unexpectedly harm newborns and children of all ages. When dangerous products harm individuals, those… read more

Wrongful death lawsuit against city and officers dismissed

What is a wrongful death? Is it possible to get compensation for the medical expenses? In New York City and elsewhere, these and other questions are often asked when family members mourn the loss of their loved ones in a fatal accident involving another’s negligence or intentional misconduct. Recently, a federal judge tossed out a… read more