Category: Car Accidents

What to Do if a Driver Leaves the Scene of an Accident with No Witnesses?

Posted On August 11, 2021 In Car Accidents

While most people do the right thing and remain at the scene after they have been involved in an auto accident, some drivers unfortunately flee the scene, commonly referred to as a “hit-and-run.” Leaving the scene of an accident is against the law in New York, and push what might otherwise be a simple traffic ticket up to a misdemeanor or felony offense, depending on the severity of the accident.

How Can You Identify PTSD after a Car Accident?

Posted On August 10, 2021 In Car Accidents

Experiencing a car accident is a traumatic event. Vehicle crashes are the leading cause of injury and death worldwide. In addition to the physical injuries a person can experience in a car accident, 22% of car accident survivors subsequently experience post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.

7 Common Causes of Pedestrian-Car Accidents in New York 

Posted On July 21, 2021 In Car Accidents

Walking, jogging, and running are great for our health and for getting around town. However, they may lead to a tragic pedestrian accident. These accidents can cause severe injuries or even death. In 2019, there were 268 pedestrian deaths, with thousands more suffering injuries.

Can Car Crashes Cause Herniated Discs?

Posted On July 7, 2021 In Car Accidents

A car accident can occur for various reasons. Regardless of the cause, automobile accidents may result in severe injuries or death. One injury that many car accident victims suffer from is a herniated disc. A herniated disc results when the outside of the intervertebral disc sustains damage, causing the sponge-like center to break open and bulge from its original position.

What to Know About Suing a Drunk Driver After an Injury Crash in New York

Posted On June 24, 2021 In Car Accidents

New York is one of the most popular states in the country for a variety of reasons: the culture, the sights, and the sounds are all reasons why people from all over the world travel to visit the state. The nightlife is an especially well-known feature of life in New York.