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 […]

What is SUM Insurance?

What is SUM Insurance?

SUM insurance or Supplemental Uninsured Motor Vehicle Insurance is extremely important and most folks who end up getting auto insurance, the liability does not pay enough attention to this aspect of coverage.  I feel that insurance agents really do not inform their clients about the significance of this coverage. Download Our Free Auto Accident Guide SUM […]

Compensation Determination for Auto Accidents in New York

Compensation Determination for Auto Accidents in New York

You are probably wondering, if you’re injured in a motor vehicle accident if you can be compensated or not. Download Our Free Auto Accident Guide New York State has no-fault law. No fault law provides for certain benefits from the car that you were in. The next question is, can we get you compensation from the […]

Should I Call My Personal Injury Attorney Before Calling My Insurance Company?

Should I Call My Personal Injury Attorney Before Calling My Insurance Company?

The first thing people think they need to do after being involved in a motor vehicle accident that caused an injury is to contact their insurance carrier. Download Our Free Auto Accident Guide Your insurance company’s agendas are different than your own.  Their responsibility is to pay for your no-fault benefits, such as your lost wages, your […]

How Long Do I Have To Fill Out A No Fault Application in New York State?

How Long Do I Have To Fill Out A No Fault Application in New York State?

After being involved in a motor vehicle accident, many clients call and ask how long they have to fill out a no fault application. You can fill out the no fault paper work yourself, but we strongly advised against it.  This is because we do not want you to put anything on the application that […]

Why are Diagnostic Tests Important if you get Seriously Injured?

Why are Diagnostic Tests Important if you get Seriously Injured?

Diagnostic tests really are the most crucial evidence we have for your case. They represent the gold standard of evidence that we use to prove that you were injured in your accident. Things like MRIs, CT scans, EMG and CV tests are done to check for Radiculopathy down the extremities. These can be crucial to prove that you […]