Year: 2021

Top 3 Causes of Winter Car Crashes in New York

Posted On December 29, 2021 In Car Accidents

In the wintertime, car accidents are common events, due to harsh weather conditions and dangerous roadways. Snow and ice on the streets create dangerous conditions, making accidents an unfortunate reality of winter driving. When the temperature starts to drop, those in New York must take the necessary precautions to keep themselves and others safe on the road.…

Tips for Preventing Weather-Related Workplace Injuries This Winter

Posted On December 22, 2021 In Construction Accidents

When the temperature drops, New Yorkers become vulnerable to weather-related accidents. Among some of the most at risk of winter weather exposure are those who work outdoors. First responders, construction workers, and snow cleanup crews are examples of jobs that require individuals to stay outside for extended periods.…

What are the Most Common Injuries People Sustain in Wintertime?

Posted On December 18, 2021 In Personal injury

The winter season is one of the busiest times in New York, filled with holiday celebrations and no shortage of entertaining events. Unfortunately, however, the wintertime also brings with it weather-related risks and dangers, causing injuries to New Yorkers as a result.…

What Is the Defense Medical Exam and How Should You Prepare?

Posted On December 15, 2021 In Personal injury

When you file a personal injury lawsuit against another individual or party, you will likely find yourself encountering a defense medical exam (DME). After a severe accident, the defense attorney or insurance company can request that your injuries be examined by a medical professional of their choosing.…

What Should Employees Expect from a Workers’ Compensation Independent Medical Examination in New York?

Posted On December 8, 2021 In Construction Accidents

Employers are responsible for the health and well-being of their employees. When individuals are injured or get sick while at work, they can qualify and apply for workers’ compensation benefits. When a workers’ compensation claim is filed on your behalf, a physician will examine your injury or illness, estimate the recovery time, and attempt to predict whether the injury will lead to permanent disabilities.…

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