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Drowsy Driving: More Common Than You Think

If you took Drivers’ Ed, you may have been shown a study regarding drunk driving vs drowsy driving. They separated the participants into two groups: the people who would drink until they were above the legal alcohol limit and the people who had to stay awake for over 24 hours. After reaching their goals, members Read More

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The Deadliest Road in New York

There are many dangerous roads within New York. Roads where accidents arise regularly – where many die from the various mishaps that occur. Pedestrians, cyclists, and even drivers aren’t safe on these roads. Broadway in Manhattan, Union Turnpike in Queens, Brighton Beach Avenue in Brooklyn, and Grand Concourse in Bronx are all host to fatal Read More

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Eyes on the Road!

Imagine you’re driving down a road – no different than any other road. It’s an ordinary, clear day. Perhaps you’re on the highway, heading into work. Your eyes scan the road ahead, dimly aware of the other cars around you. Your phone pings next to you – sharp and unexpected. Suddenly, your eyes shift off Read More

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Teens Critically Injured on Cooper Avenue

As recently as President’s Day, a moped collided with a car in Queens, NY – along 88th Street and Cooper Avenue. The car was making a left turn onto Cooper Avenue when it struck the two teens. The accident left the 15-year-old male driver with an injured leg, and the 16-year-old female passenger with severe Read More

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Wave of New Traffic Cameras Hit New York

More and more cameras are appearing on the roads of New York each day. These take the form of either the red-light cameras that catch any crossings at a red light, or the speed cameras for those going over the pre-defined speed limit. In places like Manhattan and Queens, there are numerous cameras – around Read More

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If a Defective Traffic Light Led to an Accident, Can You Sue the City?

There are thousands of car accidents caused by defective or malfunctioning traffic lights in the United States each year, many of them occurring in New York City. Victims of such accidents may be able to secure compensation from all liable parties, including the city itself. According to a New York City Comptroller’s report, the city Read More

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What to do if you are hit by a car and you are riding a bike

If you are hit by a car and you are riding a bike, you should take the following steps to ensure that you are adequately protected: A. The first thing you should do is call 911 and speak to witnesses at the scene of the accident. This should be done right after the accident occurs. Read More

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Who May Be at Fault in a Car Crash Involving a City Bus?

When a New York City bus collides with other vehicles and people are injured, the legal aftermath is complicated by a number of factors. Several parties may be at fault, including pedestrians. Buses are generally more difficult to maneuver and harder to stop. Due to a bus’s size and weight, it is likely to cause Read More

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Uber accidents and when your injuries outweigh the car policy

New York State is a no-fault insurance state. This means that if you drive or own a vehicle in New York State, then you are required to have at least $50,000 in personal injury protection (PIP) insurance. This insurance is designed to pay for any reasonable medical expenses you might incur from your injuries along Read More

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Who Can You Sue if Your Car Accident Was Due to Faulty Brakes?

Brake failures account for a sizable number of car accidents every year, some of them involving collisions with other vehicles. If you or a loved one sustained an injury in an accident and it appears that faulty brakes were to blame, you may have legal recourse against one or more parties. Brakes can fail for Read More

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    Plaintiff sustained a series of fractures and other injuries to the right shin, heel and foot, requiring nailing of the right tibia with two proximal and two distal locking bolts, ultimately resulting in below-the-knee amputation

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    Infant plaintiff sustained encephalopathy as result of DPT vaccination administered by NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation.

  • $1.7 Million

    Plaintiff was involved in a car accident resulting in multiple disc herniations requiring percutaneous fluoroscopic-guided epidural treatment and lumbar fusion laminectomy.

  • $1.3 Million

    47 year old male police officer injured as a result of surgical malpractice by an orthopedic surgeon resulting in an inability to work and permanent impairment of gait.

  • $2 Million Dollar

    Wrongful death case settled at the Appellate level, 44-year-old husband and father drowned while swimming in a municipal pool.

  • $899,940.10

    69 year old female with underlying osteoporosis and preexisting spinal degeneration awarded as a result of a motor vehicle accident causing an acute T12 fracture of her spine.

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