Category: General

Dangers of Carbon Monoxide

Posted On April 22, 2019 In General

On April 19, 2019, multiple people, including children, were found unconscious inside a Yonkers apartment complex after being exposed to carbon monoxide.

Police and fire officials received the call for a possible CO exposure around 8:30 a.m., Friday, April 19, at 56 Coyle Place in Yonkers, said Yonkers Police Lt.…

New York Electric Bike Accident Attorneys

Posted On April 18, 2019 In General

CITI BIKE PULLS ITS ELECTRIC PEDAL-ASSIST BIKES OUT OF SERVICE

Due to multiple reports of malfunctioning brakes, Citi Bike has pulled all of its approximately 1,000 electric bicycles from the streets of New York City. Citi Bike reported that users experienced a “stronger than expected braking force on the front wheel.”…

3rd Party Liability in a Workers’ Comp Injury Claim

Posted On March 13, 2019 In General

If you’ve been injured while working in New York, there’s a lot to know about your legal rights, which may include the right to workers’ compensation benefits.

A Brief Introduction to Workers’ Comp in New York

Unlike most other personal injury claims, work accident claims in New York are subject to special rules that were created in the hopes of reducing the amount of litigation between employees and employers.…

Don’t Refuse Medical Treatment at the Scene of an Accident

Posted On November 21, 2018 In Car Accidents,General

The Importance of Seeking Prompt Medical Attention After Any Accident or Crash

Human nature is a strange force. It can compel you to say things you don’t mean, or to make statements against your own interest.

Take a car accident, for example.…

Injured Riding an Immotor Go Scooter?

Posted On September 20, 2018 In General

New York Electric Scooter Accident Attorneys

On September 11, 2018, LEVER & ECKER PLLC, together with the firm of HILLIARD MARTINEZ GONZALES, LLP, filed a lawsuit against Immotor, LLC in Federal Court, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of a client who sustained severe and permanent injuries while riding an Immotor GO electric scooter.