Author Archives: Richard Nicotra, Esq.

Documentation of Nursing Home Injuries

Documentation of Nursing Home Injuries

Like all evidence, if documentation of nursing home injuries is not collected quickly, these injuries can disappear or fade. Because these injuries affect older people, victims of nursing home abuse may not have the same memory skills that they possessed twenty years earlier, and they may forget about their injuries. Documenting what you have witnessed […]

Seeking Medical Treatment After a Car Crash

Seeking Medical Treatment After a Car Crash

If you are involved in a motor vehicle collision, seeking medical treatment after a car crash should be your top priority. The adrenaline of the accident has the potential to mask the significance of your injuries. Even if you don’t feel injured, we recommend that you still get checked out by a doctor as soon […]

Rideshare Accident Cases in New York

Rideshare Accident Cases in New York

According to a 2018 University of Chicago study published in the MIT Technology Review, the rise of rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft have increased traffic deaths in the United States by approximately 2% to 3% since 2011. While this number may not seem like much at first glance, this number equals out to […]

What Should I Do If I Was Injured by an Uninsured Driver?

Injured by an Uninsured Driver

Were you or a loved one injured by an uninsured driver in the Buffalo, NY area? Even though it may initially appear like your chances of compensation are slim, our Buffalo car accident attorneys can help you recover the full damages you are owed. Uninsured Motorist Coverage In every automobile insurance policy in New York […]

Benefits for Injured Workers

Benefits for Injured Workers

New York State provides certain benefits for injured workers after a construction accident or other type of workplace injury. Workers’ compensation is just one of the possible avenues for reimbursement. However, you still may not be able to recover the full amount of damages that your case is worth. We can help. Contact Andrews, Bernstein, […]

Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Wrongful death lawsuits are very emotional. You and your family need support during this stressful time. At Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto & Nicotra, PLLC, our clients are part of our family. We want to be there with you every step of the way, providing emotional support and legal guidance as we help you obtain the compensation […]

Three Things You Can Do to Increase Your Car Accident Case Value

Three Things You Can Do to Increase Your Car Accident Case Value

Everyone knows that a car crash is a devastating accident that can turn your entire life upside down. More than that, it can turn the life of your family upside down too. You’ve probably heard stories of personal injury claimants who weren’t even able to recover half of what their case is worth. Unfortunately, they […]

Three Questions About Wrongful Death Cases

Three Questions About Wrongful Death Cases

If you have lost a loved one in a car accident caused by someone else’s reckless driving, we would like to extend our deepest sympathies. There is a wide range of emotions you and your family must be feeling, and it is our job as Buffalo wrongful death attorneys to help you through this difficult […]

Winter Safety Tips for Truck Drivers

Winter Safety Tips for Truck Drivers

Drivers of snowplows and salt trucks do their best to keep the New York State thruways clear and safe during the winter months, but there is only so much they can do. Anyone who has driven in Western New York during a snowstorm knows how dangerous it can be. That’s why it’s so important to […]