Category: Accidents

what is a major cause of death in motorcycle accidents

According to the New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT), motorcycle accidents resulting in serious injuries or fatalities typically involve another vehicle. The NYC DOT’s study of motorcycle accidents in the city finds that visibility is often a contributing factor to these collisions. Other common causes of fatal motorcycle accidents

man with a hat looking at his phone, waiting for an uber he ordered in NYC

It is difficult to estimate how often Uber crashes occur, as this information is private. However, it is important to note that all motor vehicle accidents, including those involving Uber vehicles, can be caused by various factors such as driver error, road conditions, and vehicle malfunction. It is crucial for

gathering tools and evidence for a personal injury claim

If you’ve been injured and someone else is to blame, you can hold them accountable for the harm they caused you by filing a personal injury insurance claim or lawsuit against them. However, your case must be successful before you can receive the compensation you deserve from the person responsible

people celebrating 4th of July in New York

As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, many Americans will be breaking out their barbecue pits, purchasing fireworks, and in some cases, consuming higher than usual amounts of alcohol. The National Safety Council (NSC) estimated that about 482 people would die in motor vehicle accidents over the 2022 Independence Day

person talking on the phone after a car accident

While all accidents should be reported, those involved in collisions are often confused about when to call the police. If your accident only involved minor property damage, you and the other driver can exchange insurance information at the scene and go about your business. An accident report for insurance purposes

Traffic Camera Recording the Road

To bring a successful claim for car accident injuries, you’ll need strong evidence showing that someone else was to blame for the crash. If you are fortunate enough to obtain it, traffic camera footage can be some of the most convincing evidence to support your claim. Accessing and securing this

taxi crash

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you might wish to pursue an injury claim against the other party. One of the best decisions you can make is to hire an attorney to represent you and guide you through the process. But what happens when you are unsatisfied with

a pedestrian is hit by a car

Pedestrian accidents are an all-too-common occurrence on the busy streets of New York. Motorists have a responsibility to drive cautiously when pedestrians are present and are required to yield the right-of-way. Unfortunately, distracted, tired, intoxicated, or otherwise negligent drivers often strike pedestrians, and when a vehicle that weighs thousands of