Category Archives: Auto Accidents

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 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 […]

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 […]