Year: 2020

How Can I Prove a Product Was Defective?

Posted On August 3, 2020 In General

If you, your child, or another member of your family has been injured in a product-related accident, it is important that you speak with an attorney about your legal rights. Defective products are a major cause of serious injury, but pursuing a legal claim for compensation is much different from simply demanding a refund.…

What to Expect During a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Posted On August 3, 2020 In General

When you file a personal injury lawsuit in New York, there are multiple steps in the process before your case goes to trial. This is why, for better or worse, personal injury lawsuits take time when they are pursued appropriately and zealously by a personal injury attorney.…

What Compensation Can I Recover in a Construction Accident Case?

Posted On August 3, 2020 In Construction Accidents

Being injured on a construction site can change your life in an instant, particularly given the risks inherent in work on such a site. One moment you are working and making the money you need to pay your bills. The next, you are out of work and facing unexpected medical expenses that you cannot afford to pay.…

Comparative Negligence in Car Accident Cases

Posted On August 3, 2020 In Uncategorized

What are your legal rights if you were injured in a car accident in New York but may have been – or were – partially at fault for the collision? If you are asking this question, you are not alone.

Questions of shared liability, or comparative negligence, come up frequently in the context of car accident claims.…

How to Spot Nursing Home Negligence & Abuse

Posted On June 18, 2020 In General

By Adam C. Weiss of Lever & Ecker, PLLC.

According to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau statistics, in 2016, the population of Americans at the age of 65 and over had reached 49.2 million. Since then, the demographic continues to grow.…