Year: 2018

Can I Get Compensated If the Other Driver Does Not Have Insurance?

Posted On December 10, 2018 In Car Accidents

New Yorkers who are hit by an underinsured driver have several options for claiming compensation, but the process can be complex.

If you have auto insurance, it’s easy to assume everyone else does too. After all, it’s required. New York state law mandates that anyone operating a motor vehicle on public roadways maintain an active auto insurance policy, conforming to the mandatory minimum coverage limits.…

Liability in a Rear-End Accident in New York

Posted On December 10, 2018 In Car Accidents

The driver in the rear-most vehicle is usually at fault, but there are exceptions, and even when those don’t apply, both drivers may be able to recover compensation.

Rear-end accidents are among the most common traffic events in the world. Nowhere is that more true than in Manhattan and New York City’s surrounding communities — White Plains included.…

Don’t Refuse Medical Treatment at the Scene of an Accident

Posted On November 21, 2018 In Car Accidents,General

The Importance of Seeking Prompt Medical Attention After Any Accident or Crash

Human nature is a strange force. It can compel you to say things you don’t mean, or to make statements against your own interest.

Take a car accident, for example.…

Injured Riding an Immotor Go Scooter?

Posted On September 20, 2018 In General

New York Electric Scooter Accident Attorneys

On September 11, 2018, LEVER & ECKER PLLC, together with the firm of HILLIARD MARTINEZ GONZALES, LLP, filed a lawsuit against Immotor, LLC in Federal Court, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of a client who sustained severe and permanent injuries while riding an Immotor GO electric scooter.

Correct Installation of Car Seats Could Dramatically Reduce the Leading Cause of Childhood Death

Posted On January 24, 2018 In Car Accidents

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, nearly two children are killed each day in a car accident. While some of these deaths can’t be prevented, an outstanding number of them can. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the proper use of a car seat can reduce the risk of death 71% for infants and 54% for toddlers.