Category: Personal Injury

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man working on a personal injury lawsuit checklist

If you’ve been seriously injured in an accident that was caused by another party’s negligent actions or inactions, you may be able to pursue compensation. You may be nervous and stressed as you try to handle your personal injury claim. Unfortunately, nerves and stress could lead to you making some

helping someone through pain and suffering

In personal injury cases, pain and suffering is a type of compensation you can pursue. Pain and suffering is based on the injury you suffered, the way in which the injury impacts your daily life, and the seriousness of the pain involved. Pain and suffering is known as a non-economic damage,

winter car accident pileup in Long Island, New York

Winter weather can lead to a wide range of personal injury claims, such as slips, trips, and falls, car accidents, and more. Winter weather is a leading force behind many personal injuries throughout New York. If you have been seriously injured as a result of winter weather and negligence, you

catastrophic injury patient arriving at a hospital in a NY ambulance

While some injuries from an accident may be relatively minor, such as a light abrasion or superficial laceration, others are so severe that they permanently alter the life of the victim. Catastrophic personal injury law deals with cases that result in serious, long-term injuries or wrongful death, and the repercussions

a man in a wheelchair

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man with a doctor, treating a soft tissue injury in a New York medical center

Soft tissue injuries, which be minor and severe, typically occur in the tendons, ligaments, and muscle fibers. Nerve damage is another common soft tissue injury. While these injuries are not as serious as traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) or spinal cord injuries, they can cause prolonged pain. Some victims of soft

A personal injury lawsuit refers to a legal dispute that arises when someone is hurt in an accident or incident caused by someone else. Under New York’s tort laws, personal injury claims are filed in civil court. In a civil lawsuit, a jury or a judge will determine whether the

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