What Happens if My Car is Totaled?

What Happens if My Car is Totaled?

If you’re involved in a motor vehicle accident and your car is totaled you’re entitled to the fair market value of that vehicle. We have a dedicated paralegal at our office who’s involved in property damage claims from beginning to an end to ensure you are properly compensated for your loss. Download Our Free Auto […]

If I get in an auto accident, who is going to fix my car?

If I get in an auto accident, who is going to fix my car?

If I get in an auto accident, who is going to fix my car? After a motor vehicle accident, many clients ask who’s going to fix their car. If you are not at fault for the accident the insurance company for the other driver that hit you is responsible for covering the property damage. Download Our Free Auto Accident […]

What is important to know if I slip and fall and get injured on someone else’s property?

What is important to know if I slip and fall and get injured on someone else's property?

In the event that you slip and fall,  your commercial or residential property allows you to be compensated for any injuries you might sustain. We call this a general proposition premise liability case. In a premise liability cases we typically have to show that one of three things has happened with respect to the defendant.  […]

What To Know About IME’s

What To Know About IME's

The term independent, quite honestly, is ironic. Contractually what happens in an independent medical exam is that a no fault carrier is allowed to hire a doctor of their choice to take a look at you to make a determination as to whether or not they think you need more treatment. The no fault insurance company […]

Did You Hurt Your Neck or Back in a Car Accident?

Did You Hurt Your Neck or Back in a Car Accident?

The most frequent injury that we see as a result of a motor vehicle accident is spinal injuries. One of the things that is very important to know about spinal injuries is that your attorney needs to know the spine and the other injuries including the doctors, and the insurance companies lawyers. Download Our Free Auto Accident […]

The Discovery Phase of a Personal Injury Case

The Discovery Phase of a Personal Injury Case

When preparing a case to go to court after some of the complaints have been filed, we go through what’s called the discovery process which includes paper discovery and depositions. During the paper discovery phase we advise the other side that the circumstance are severe, as well as the treatment and injuries you sustained. We […]

Will My Case Settle Before Court?

Will My Case Settle Before Court?

One of the questions people often ask when they come in is whether their case has a chance to settle before court. The short answer to that question is yes. As you are treated for the injuries that you sustained in the accident, we will be gathering the medical records, and evaluate the treatment.  We will develop […]

Incidental Expense Coverage under No Fault insurance

Incidental Expense Coverage under No Fault insurance

Wherever you’re involved in an accident in New York State while in a vehicle or struck by a vehicle, you get a certain bundle of benefits that has been referred to as no fault benefits. It covers wages if you are disabled but it also covers a special miscellaneous category. Download Our Free Auto Accident Guide […]

Injured As A Passenger On A Bus?

Injured As A Passenger On A Bus?

If you are injured on a bus, there are certain things that you need to know because they are a bit different than a passenger in a car. Download Our Free Auto Accident Guide The New York State insurance regulations cover you with no fault benefits while you’re on a bus, because there are common carriers […]