Category: Car Accidents

How Soon After a Car Accident Should I See a Doctor?

Posted On March 11, 2021 In Car Accidents

The most straightforward answer to when you should see a doctor after a car accident is as soon as possible. Even if your injuries seem minor, it’s always advisable to get checked out by a licensed physician within 72 hours of the crash. 

How Long Does It Take to Get a Settlement From a Car Accident?

Posted On March 11, 2021 In Car Accidents

After a car accident, it can be stressful and frustrating to wait for your settlement money. In certain instances, it can take six to eight weeks, but each situation is unique and in other situations settlements take large amounts time. In order to secure a settlement check, large amounts of energy and negotiations between attorneys and appropriate entities may be required.

Do I Need To Report a Car Accident to the DMV in the State of New York?

Posted On January 26, 2021 In Car Accidents

If you are involved in a car accident in New York State, you are required by law to report the accident, but only under certain circumstances. The DMV must receive a Report of Motor Vehicle Accident (MV-104) within 10 days of collisions that either result in:

  • An injury or death; or,
  • More than $1,000 in property damage.

Winter Conditions & Car Accidents in New York City

Posted On December 15, 2020 In Car Accidents

Whenever an individual chooses to travel from one point to the next there is some margin of risk. Regardless of the form of transportation, there is the potential of injury (albeit small in most occasions). Whether you choose to walk, fly in a plane, or embark in any other mode of transportation the potential for an accident exists.…

Evenflo Booster Seats – Recalls, Dangers & Lawsuits

Posted On November 25, 2020 In Car Accidents,Personal injury

Booster seats help secure young adolescent children in vehicles. When properly designed, the seats can provide added safety measures that secure a child in place. However, improperly tested or poorly designed booster seats can put a child at serious risk of injury or death.…