When Being at Work Makes You Sick

NEW YORK. According to the New York Times, approximately 45 percent of American workers don’t have paid sick leave. This has an impact on all of us. Individuals who are injured in a car accident who don’t have paid sick leave may suffer the double burden of paying medical expenses [...]

By | 2018-08-18T02:26:58+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Walking Safety in New York City

NEW YORK. In New York City, one of the most popular ways to get around is by walking. New York is a pedestrian city. According to the New York State Department of Transportation and Health, there were 3,672 pedestrian accidents in New York in 2015. New York City government organizations [...]

By | 2018-08-18T02:31:29+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Could Tolling Drivers Who Enter New York City Prevent Pedestrian Injuries and Deaths?

NEW YORK. Across New York City cashless tolling systems have replaced traditional tollbooths staffed by toll collectors. According to the New York Times, nine former toll booths will undergo a shift to cashless tolling. The shift has raised the question about whether drivers should be tolled for entering congested areas of the city. With the [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:11+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Tragic Crash Kills 5, Including 10-Year-Old

Five people are dead after a car sped into oncoming traffic on the Long Island Expressway. Among the deceased were the driver who caused the crash, his 10-year-old son and a former aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo, who was about to be married. […]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:11+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Accidents|Comments Off on Tragic Crash Kills 5, Including 10-Year-Old

Tragic Crash Kills 5, Including 10-Year-Old – New York City Personal-Injury Attorney Insights

Five people are dead after a car sped into oncoming traffic on the Long Island Expressway. Among the deceased were the driver who caused the crash, his 10-year-old son and a former aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo, who was about to be married. […]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:12+00:00 September 22nd, 2016|Accidents|Comments Off on Tragic Crash Kills 5, Including 10-Year-Old – New York City Personal-Injury Attorney Insights

Were You Injured in a Bus Accident?

Most people have commuted on a bus at some point, and many New Yorkers rely on public transportation on a daily basis. City buses offer an inexpensive way to skirt traffic, and in a metropolis like New York, the public transportation system is so robust that you really don’t need to purchase a vehicle. [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:15+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Accidents, Auto Accidents|Comments Off on Were You Injured in a Bus Accident?

I Was Injured in a Car Accident with an Uninsured Driver – Now What? Advice from a New York City Personal-Injury Attorney

It’s every driver’s worst nightmare: a serious accident with an uninsured motorist. That may not be so bad if you have Supplementary Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists (SUM) coverage, but if you do not have this coverage or your limits are insufficient to pay your damages, then it’s time to call a personal-injury attorney to discuss your options. [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:15+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Accidents|Comments Off on I Was Injured in a Car Accident with an Uninsured Driver – Now What? Advice from a New York City Personal-Injury Attorney

Do You Know the 3 Categories of Distracted Driving? Insights from a New York City Injury Lawyer

Cell phones, rowdy passengers, flashy billboards – driver distractions are all around us, and they contribute to an alarming number of accidents every year. According to Distraction.gov, 431,000 people suffered injuries in distracted-driving crashes in 2014, and 3,179 victims died. […]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:16+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Do You Know the 3 Categories of Distracted Driving? Insights from a New York City Injury Lawyer

Can Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems Help You Avoid Collisions? New York City Accident Lawyer Investigates

Modern vehicles are equipped with technological marvels that are preventing accidents and saving lives. From crash avoidance systems to electronic stability control, new safety features are helping drivers reach their destinations alive and uninjured. […]

By | 2018-08-18T05:12:29+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Can Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems Help You Avoid Collisions? New York City Accident Lawyer Investigates