Pain and Suffering in a Personal Injury Claim

Non-economic Damages

New York personal injury law makes it possible for an injured person to recover financial compensation after an accident caused by someone else’s negligence. In the legal field, we use the term damages to refer to the suffering and losses that a person experiences after an accident or injury. There are two basic categories of […]

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Timeline for Settling a Personal Injury Claim

Injury Claim Lawyer

As the old expression goes, “time is money.” Undoubtedly, after any personal injury accident, you hope to reach a resolution as quickly as possible. In addition to the satisfaction of putting the matter behind you once and for all, there’s also the fact that you may need that money to cover your bills and other […]

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Car Accidents and Why You Need Insurance

Car Accident Without Insurance

New York requires every motorist to carry an active auto insurance policy at all times. If you get behind the wheel without car insurance in New York, you’re breaking the law. So what happens if you get into a car accident without insurance? We need to answer this question from at least three different perspectives: […]

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How Truck Accidents and Car Accident Claims Differ

Truck Accident Claims Complex

If you’ve looked for New York truck accident law firms online, you’ve probably seen a number of messages from attorneys telling you that claims for truck accident injuries in our state are complex. That’s true. Truck accident claims are different from ordinary car accident claims in a number of important ways. These differences can make […]

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Ways to Prove a Driver Was Distracted or Texting When They Hit You

How to Prove Distracted Driving in New York

Distracted driving is on the rise. Here in the smartphone era, texting while driving has quickly gone from “what’s that?” fifteen years ago to one of the leading causes of death today. This is particularly true for teenagers, who are dying in record numbers because of distracted driving — an utterly preventable tragedy. Fortunately, not […]

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