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How to Choose the Best Personal Injury Lawyer in New York

Posted in Personal Injury on September 21, 2023

If you are injured in a car accident, construction accident, slip and fall, or other incident, you might want to consult a New York City personal injury lawyer. An attorney can advise you of your rights and legal options for seeking compensation for your injuries, economic damages, and non-economic damages. However, how do you find… read more

Why Should I Hire an NYC Construction Accident Lawyer?

Posted in Construction Accidents on August 25, 2023

New York can be a great place to work for a construction worker. The state has one of the largest construction sectors in the country, and construction was the fourth highest-paying employment sector in New York City in 2020. In fact, the average salary in New York is around $87,000. Clearly, there are great opportunities… read more

What Is a Personal Injury Claim?

Posted in Personal Injury on August 25, 2023

If you were involved in an accident as a result of someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, you may be entitled to compensation.  The harm that you suffer in car accidents, pedestrian accidents, or motorcycle accidents can leave you with accumulating medical bills and time missed from work.  A personal injury claim allows you to hold… read more

How Much Does a Semi-Truck Weigh?

Posted in Truck Accidents on August 3, 2023

There were nearly 14 million commercial trucks registered in the United States that transported over 11 billion tons of freight in 2022 alone. In order to accomplish this stunning logistical feat, semi-trucks and tractor-trailers must be built tough. It should come as no surprise to learn that these machines are heavier and sturdier than your… 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

Right-of-Way Laws in New York

Posted in New York on June 30, 2023

When you get your driver’s license, you are expected to be familiar with the right-of-way laws of the state where you were licensed. But laws change over time, and licenses are valid even when you are driving in other states. Just because you have a license, that doesn’t mean you are familiar with the right-of-way… read more

How Long After a Deposition Will I Get a Settlement in Brooklyn?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 29, 2023

The aftermath of a serious personal injury can be shocking, frustrating, and distressing, to say the least. At some point, either you or the defendant (or both of you) might need to participate in a deposition. By this time, settlement negotiations should be well underway. Your claim in Brooklyn will be governed by New York… 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

Procedural Issues That Could Hurt Your Brooklyn Personal Injury Case

Posted in Personal Injury on May 30, 2023

Civil procedure is the rules that courts use to conduct civil trials, including personal injury cases. Cases filed in federal courts are subject to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. State court cases filed in New York follow the New York Civil Practice Law & Rules. Several procedural issues could significantly impact your personal injury… read more

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