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    Common Myths About Personal Injury Cases In New York

    According to the New York State department of health, the number of emergency department visits in New York continues to increase, with over 1.5 million cases in 2014. The CDC also reports over Ninety-seven million cases of emergency department visits across the US....

    Can I Collect For Emotional Damages?

    Accidents happen daily on New York roads, often causing emotional trauma to the victims. Aside from the physical injuries, victims also have to visit a professional therapist so they can deal with emotional damage. In a legal sense, emotional distress or damage is any...

    How to use your Mobile Phone as a tool following a Car Accident?

    Almost every one of driving age has some form of smartphone these days, and they can surf the internet, play music and videos, and take stunning photographs and videos. This incredible tool has taken communication to a new level and can also be your lifesaver...

    What Should You Do If You or a Pedestrian Is Hit by a Vehicle?

    In 2018, about 6,227 pedestrians were killed in US roadway accidents caused by unsafe driving behavior, poor city design, increased exposure to traffic, and driving under the influence. If you or a pedestrian is hit by a vehicle, you should first seek medical...

    What Are the Most Common Medical Malpractice Claims In New York?

    Studies show that medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the US, with over 250,000 people dying yearly. In New York, the number is staggering. In addition, due to medical negligence, patients might encounter severe complications that might lead to...

    What To Do After a Truck Accident

    Being involved in a truck accident can be lethal if medical care is delayed. That is because the victim is often injured beyond recognition. At that moment, you're likely to feel confused and frantic. Every year, about 475,000 trucks are involved in an accident, and...

    5 Summer Driving Tips That Could Save Your Life

    It's easy to believe that winter is the most dangerous. But in reality, the most accidents happen between June and September, no thanks to the added traffic of summer vacationers, sun glare, and unpredictable weather patterns. According to the Insurance Institute for...

    New York Cruise Ship Slip and Fall Accidents

    When vacationing on a cruise ship, a little mishap could turn a fun day into your worst nightmare, often due to common reasons like a slip and fall. That could be due to a slippery deck surface, wear and tear, or even by the pool. Accidents such as this could be a...

    What is a black box, and does my car have one?

    Event data recorders like a black box offer detailed insight into what may have triggered an auto-accident. It can be very beneficial for your lawyer to prove the at-fault driver's negligence. Also, law enforcement will be interested in knowing the content of the...

    The Biggest Personal Injury Myths You Need To Stop Believing

    Many personal injury myths often seem valid on the surface, but they are nothing but myths that should be trashed without a second thought. These myths can cause substantial damage by making the victim misunderstand the nuances of their case. If you or someone you...