Year: 2022

What to Do if You Are Injured by a Taxi While Visiting New York

Posted On July 19, 2022 In Car Accidents,Pedestrian Accidents

Taxis rule the New York streets. Pedestrians, drivers, riders, and other users of the road do their best to avoid a collision. However, accidents do happen anywhere, anytime, without notice. Some of the major culprits include adverse weather conditions, faulty vehicles, faulty road signs, and careless drivers.

New York Construction Accident Deaths Are at an All Time High

Posted On July 12, 2022 In Construction Accidents

New York City has a long and well-established construction industry. According to the state statistics, in fact, New York City has the fourth-largest construction sector in the US. However, thousands of New York City construction workers go to work knowing the dangers they are exposed to.

Who Is Liable When Road Hazards Cause a New York Car Accident?

Posted On July 7, 2022 In Car Accidents,Personal injury

According to recent findings by the National Transportation Research Nonprofit, up to 47% of major roads in New York are in poor or mediocre condition. This eye-opening statistic highlights the dangers motorists face on their everyday travels. Road hazards such as uneven pavement, black ice, potholes, and more can pose serious hazards to road users, resulting in traffic accidents that can cause serious injuries or even death.

Ceiling Collapse Warning Signs to Look Out for in NY

Posted On June 30, 2022 In Personal injury

New York, and New York City in particular, boasts some of the most impressive examples of modern and historical architecture anywhere in the world.  Unfortunately, however, many of New York’s older buildings – both commercial and residential – are in some state of disrepair, with some of those buildings having ceilings that pose a danger of collapse to those living or working inside them.

What to Do When Construction Equipment Failure Causes Severe Injuries

Posted On June 28, 2022 In Construction Accidents

Approximately 150,000 construction workers are injured every year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Among these, roughly 4,700 tragically lose their lives. Construction sites often involve heavy machinery and large vehicles that are often dangerous when they malfunction, break down, or are otherwise improperly handled.