Category: Personal Injury

assumption of risk in new york

Getting hurt in an accident can upend your life. Instead of going about your usual routine, you must deal with doctor’s appointments, insurance claims, and medical bills. It’s an overwhelming situation for anyone to handle. However, pursuing action against the person or company responsible for the accident is more complex

Trial witness

An expert witness is a person with specialized knowledge in a particular area of study that could provide valuable evidence in a personal injury case. Attorneys often consult expert witnesses during various stages of a case to obtain substantial evidence that supports their arguments. These witnesses can assist with accident

new year's eve

New Year’s Eve is a night for celebrating with friends and family as another year approaches. You should have fun but be proactive about safety measures to prevent injuries. Below are tips you should follow to stay safe on New Year’s Eve. Follow COVID-19 Protocols Although the worst of the

injured person

Any car accident has the potential to cause significant injury to those involved. In some instances, the pain of an injury is immediate. In other situations, bodily soreness does not become apparent until hours or even days after the collision. Regardless of when it manifests, post-accident soreness can be a

group of children dressed up for Halloween, trick or treating in NY

Trick-or-treating on Halloween is a beloved annual ritual in New York City. Hundreds of thousands of trick-or-treaters dress up in fantastic costumes and collect sugary goodies from neighbors and local businesses. However, there are numerous safety hazards that parents and children should be aware of when they’re out and about

new york city train/subway station entrance

If you were injured in an accident that someone else caused, you have a legal right to seek compensation from the at-fault party. For instance, if you are hurt after slipping and falling on a slippery surface that a grocery store failed to clean up, you could hold the grocery

injured woman working from home

The time after a car accident can be painful and confusing. You may wonder what to do next and how long you should take off work. You do not have to face this alone. Unfortunately, an estimated 2.28 million people were injured on U.S. roadways in 2020. If you’ve been

how much is my personal injury case worth

If you were injured in an accident in New York, you might be forced to deal with medical bills, lost wages, and other losses you never accounted for. If the accident was caused by someone else, you have the right to seek fair compensation from the at-fault party through a

Judge filing documents

If you were injured in New York due to a car accident, defective product, slip and fall accident, medical malpractice, or other incidents, you could be eligible to seek compensation through a personal injury claim or lawsuit. However, you might not know how long it will take to recover the