Year: 2019

Liability for Head-On Collisions in New York

Posted On December 10, 2019 In Car Accidents

Who is Liable for a Head-On Collision?

Head-on collisions are among the most dangerous types of car accidents. According to data from the Insurance Information Institute (III) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 10 percent of all fatal vehicle accidents involve head-on collisions, including 13 percent of all fatal accidents in rural areas and seven percent of all fatal urban crashes.…

10 Common Types of Construction Accidents

Posted On November 20, 2019 In Construction Accidents

Working in construction is one of the most dangerous occupations in the country. Whether you work on high-rises in New York City or new homes in the White Plains suburbs, there is a good chance that at some point you will get injured on the job.…

Common Questions About Truck Accident Injury Claims

Posted On October 7, 2019 In General

Below, you’ll find general answers to some frequently asked questions about truck accident injury claims. We encourage you to read through these to get a sense of your options. Then call our office and ask to talk directly with our Manhattan & White Plains truck accident lawyers to learn more about your rights and the process ahead.…

New York Is Getting More Dangerous for Cyclists and Pedestrians

Posted On September 16, 2019 In Car Accidents

“New York Needs to Move Aggressively to Protect Cyclists and Pedestrians.” 

That was the headline on a New York Times editorial last month, sounding the alarm on a danger that many New Yorkers might not yet be aware of. 

For the first time in a long time, bicycle and pedestrian accidents are on the rise in New York.

What Happens When You Go to Court for a Car Accident?

Posted On September 6, 2019 In Car Accidents

You may have heard it said that most car accident cases never make their way to a courtroom. That’s true. The overwhelming majority of car accident claims are resolved through a private settlement agreement between the victim and the responsible insurance companies, usually after a period of intensive negotiations between the parties.…