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What to Do After Getting Whiplash in a Car Accident

It seems counterintuitive that one of the most common car accident injuries continues to go untreated — i.e., whiplash. During the moments and even hours after an automobile crash, people feel a rush of adrenaline that can mask soft-tissue injuries. That leads too many people to wait days, even weeks, before seeking medical treatment. Such […]

How Long After a Car Accident Can You Sue in New York?

After you’ve been in a crash, you’ll want to know how long after a car accident can you sue in New York. Every type of lawsuit in every state has a deadline for filing a claim in court. In New York, the deadline to file a legal claim is three years after the accident. You […]

What to Do If a UPS Truck Hits Your Car

The convenience of e-commerce and online shopping comes with changes, one of those being a massive increase in the number of United Parcel Service (UPS) delivery trucks moving through city streets and neighborhoods at all times of the day and evening. Being one of the major players among the big four carriers of goods, products […]

Are Bars Liable for Drunk Drivers?

If you’ve been injured by a drunk driver, the drunk driver may not have enough assets or insurance to fully cover your claim. You may also want to seek punitive damages from everyone who was responsible for your accident. In some cases, it may be possible to hold the bar or bartender liable for a […]

Can You Sue Uber After an Accident?

An NYC Uber Accident Lawyer Can Help Recover Damages After an Uber Accident Rideshare services like Uber are meant to provide safe and secure transportation. So what should you do when your Uber driver ends up in a car crash? When your Uber ride goes wrong, you may have grounds for an Uber accident lawsuit. […]

Can You Sue Lyft After an Accident?

A Lyft Accident Lawyer in New York Who Will Fight for You To Ensure Fair Compensation, You Need a Lawyer in Your Corner When you’ve been in a car accident, the first few minutes after can seem chaotic, frightening, and disorienting. If you were injured, you may wonder what you should do next. Will you […]

Should I Get a Lawyer for a Car Accident That Wasn’t My Fault?

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you may not be sure what to do, or you may think your insurance company will automatically take care of everything for you. The truth is that there’s only one person who gets paid to put your interests first after a car accident, and that’s a car […]

Who is at Fault in a Rear-End Accident?

Most people believe the rear driver is always at fault in a rear-end accident. The rear driver is not always at fault. Sometimes the front driver carries the liability for damages in a rear-end crash. This might be the case if the front driver was driving under the influence, backs into the rear car, brake […]

Your Guide to Workers’ Comp Settlement Body Part Prices

No one likes to think about work-related injuries, but being prepared for them is essential. Surprisingly, there is quite a range of workers’ comp settlement body part prices, meaning different cases and states tend to pay differently for injured body parts. The extent and type of injuries to limbs, extremities, and other body parts vary. […]

Can You Sue an Uninsured Driver?

If you’ve been involved in an automobile accident with another driver and have suffered significant injuries and damage, you might well file a claim against the other driver to obtain compensation. But what if the other driver is uninsured? Can you sue an uninsured driver? In most cases, you can sue an uninsured driver. But […]