Category: Car Accidents

Do You Have Enough Auto Insurance?

Posted On June 10, 2020 In Car Accidents

By: David B. Lever of Lever & Ecker, PLLC 

When you are in a car accident, there are numerous scenarios that may unfold for which having sufficient automobile insurance coverage provides the best protection. As those of us who have unfortunately been involved in a car crash can attest, a collision can occur very quickly, leaving those involved potentially injured or facing a claim from another individual.…

Six Important Things to Do After You’ve Been in A Car Accident

Posted On May 26, 2020 In Car Accidents

By David B. Lever of Lever & Ecker, PLLC

The last thing anyone wants is to end up in a motor vehicle accident. However, according to the National Safety Council, in 2018, sadly, an estimated 40,000 people lost their lives and about 4.5 million people were seriously injured in car accidents.…

What Compensation Should You Receive for the Pain and Suffering You Have Received from a Car Accident?

Posted On April 20, 2020 In Car Accidents

When you are seriously injured in a car accident due to someone else’s negligence, you are entitled to proper compensation not just for your financial losses, such as lost income and expenses, but also for your non-financial losses, otherwise referred to as non-economic losses.…

5 Steps to Take After a Hit-and-Run Accident in New York

Posted On January 21, 2020 In Car Accidents

Someone hit you, and they fled the scene. Now, you are facing a mountain of medical bills, you are not sure when you will be able to return to work, and the lingering effects of your injuries remind you of the accident on a daily basis.…

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.…