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How Often Does Someone Die in a New York Car Accident?

Posted in Car Accidents on February 16, 2024

As car accidents are a leading cause of death in Americans under 54 years old, it’s easy to see why driving is considered one of the most dangerous activities people do each day. While anyone on the road is at risk of being injured in an accident, some areas are more dangerous than others —… read more

The Deadliest Highway Stretches in New York

Posted in Car Accidents on February 9, 2024

For various reasons, certain stretches of highway throughout New York are more dangerous than others. Drivers transiting these locations face a higher risk of accident, injury, and death. Sadly, many of the accidents on these deadly stretches are avoidable. Through the exercise of reasonable care, they never need to occur. What Are New York’s Deadliest… read more

What Does a Car Accident Lawyer Do?

Posted in Car Accidents on January 30, 2024

Being involved in a car accident is an experience no one wants to have, but it’s unfortunately quite common. While some accidents are minor fender-benders, others are more serious, requiring medical treatment and leading to substantial emotional trauma and financial difficulties. While most people assume they only need a lawyer if the accident is really… read more

How Long Does It Take State Farm To Settle Cases In New York

Posted in Car Accidents on January 29, 2024

State Farm is the largest car insurance company in the United States, responsible for 16.8% of all auto policies sold. Therefore, if you are injured in a car accident, it is likely that you will be dealing with State Farm. It can take State Farm several weeks, months, or longer to settle a car accident… read more

Allstate Worst Insurance Company For Consumers?

Posted in Car Accidents on December 7, 2023

Insurance companies are meant to help us when we need them most, promising protection and peace of mind. But often, this isn’t the case, especially with companies like Allstate. Even though Allstate is big and successful, they don’t always handle claims or treat customers as well as they should. Understanding more about Allstate can help… read more

Vehicle and Driver Requirements For Uber and Lyft in New York

Posted in Car Accidents on November 16, 2023

An estimated 1.7 million rideshare drivers are operating in the United States, with most of them split between Uber and Lyft. While both companies market themselves to potential drivers as an easy and convenient way to make extra money, not everyone who wants to drive for these companies will be allowed to do so. Both… read more

What Is the Average New York Auto Accident Settlement? Recent Car Accident Settlement Examples

Posted in Car Accidents on July 26, 2023

As a city with over 8.5 million residents, New York City sees no shortage of car accidents. Accident reports from the NYPD show that in June 2023 alone, the city saw 7780 reported car accidents.  It’s rare for a car accident case to go to trial for a verdict, which means that compensation can be… read more

What Are the Dangers of Running a Red Light in Brooklyn?

Posted in Car Accidents on July 19, 2023

With a population of over 8.5 million, it’s no secret that NYC is the biggest city in the United States. In Brooklyn, one of New York City’s most popular boroughs, countless cars are present on the streets at all hours of the day. When driving through Brooklyn, it’s important to keep an eye out for… read more

10 Worst Celebrity Car Accidents in New York City, NY

Posted in Car Accidents on June 2, 2023

Each year, thousands of New Yorkers are involved in motor vehicle collisions — and some of these collisions involve people who are famous. Tragically, some celebrity collisions are fatal. Although celebrity mishaps are often widely reported, others are not common knowledge among the public. The following ten car accidents are the worst celebrity crashes on… read more

The Effects of Airbag Deployment in Your New York City Car Accident Claim

Posted in Car Accidents on April 28, 2023

Airbags save lives. This is the message the statistics published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) proclaim repeatedly. More than 50,000 people have been saved by airbags as of 2017, according to NHTSA and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). However, airbag deployment does more than make it more likely you will… read more

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