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November 2016 Archives

Lost a love one in a fatal accident? Help is available

Losing a loved one, no matter how it happens, can be devastating -- especially if the loss of life is unexpected. Unfortunately, lightening the load and easing one's grief may simply seem impossible. When the loss of life is the result of negligent actions, surviving family members may have legal recourse. Following a fatal accident, a wrongful death claim may be filed in a New York civil court by the victim's loved ones in an effort for them to seek relief.

New York pedestrian accident: Woman hit by bus suffers leg injury

There are some areas in New York with high levels of pedestrian traffic. The city knows this and has identified certain streets that need work in order to make them more pedestrian friendly. In one of these aptly called "Vision Zero" spots, one woman was recently injured when she was struck by a city bus. This pedestrian accident left her with a devastating leg injury.

Spine injury symptoms often seen following a car accident

Whether an auto collision is considered minor or severe, those involved may suffer injuries that can have long-lasting effects. Following a car accident, it is not uncommon to experience some form of injury to the spine. Of course, the location of the injury and the extent of the damage will have an effect on the severity of the symptoms experienced and one's prognosis. New York residents who have suffered such injuries due to the negligence of others may be entitled to seek compensation for their losses.

Impaired driving leads to numerous injuries and fatalities

According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving, someone is killed by a drunk driver every 53 minutes. Every two minutes someone is injured because of the same. This means that, unfortunately, thousands of individuals and families in New York and elsewhere are negatively affected by impaired driving every single year.

Over $1. 5 Billion Recovered For Clients We have a history of winning large verdicts and settlements for our clients.

  • $21 Million

    Bronx jury awarded 50 year-old truck driver who slipped and fell on loading platform
  • $12 .6 Million

    Manhattan jury awarded women injured in a New York City bus accident
  • $11 .8 Million

    Brooklyn jury awarded to a 62-year-old man who was struck by a New York City police car
  • $10.2 Million

    Brooklyn jury awarded 41 year-old man for back injuries received in a car accident
  • $10 Million

    Queens recovery for wrongful death
  • $9 .7 Million

    Bronx jury awarded 63 year-old school custodian worker for burns received from faulty water heater
  • $9 Million

    Jury award to driver for back injuries that resulted from a motor vehicle accident
  • $8 .7 Million

    Queens 52 year-old man awarded for injuries sustained in motor vehicle accident with two tow trucks
  • $8 Million

    Manhattan jury awarded woman for back injuries sustained from a kitchen ceiling collapse
  • $7 .7 Million

    Brooklyn settlement boy struck by school bus
  • $7 .5 Million

    Brooklyn jury awarded 2 Brooklyn women for injuries sustained in accident with NYC Transit bus
  • $5 .85 Million

    Awarded for injuries sustained in a construction accident
  • $5 .5 Million

    Queens awarded family of man run over and killed by Port Authority Bus
  • $5 .25 Million

    Brooklyn settlement due to landlord negligence and injuries due to fire
  • $5 Million

    Suffolk County settlement fall down
  • $5 Million

    Orange County Car accident
  • $4 .6 Million

    Brooklyn recovery for 58 year old pedestrian struck by NYPD police car
  • $5 .5 Million

    Brooklyn; Hasidic man hit by police car, shoulder fracture brain injury, hearing loss
  • $3 .2 Million

    Settlement for woman who was struck by car while crossing the street
  • $3 Million

    Brooklyn Construction accident by laborer
  • $1 .375 Million

    Brooklyn settlement for our client who tripped on a raised sidewalk

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