NYC Rush Hour Traffic Accidents

It seems like the streets of New York City are always congested with trucks, automobiles, taxicabs, pedestrians, and bicyclists. While this is true, rush hour traffic can make matters even worse and car accidents more prevalent. Non- New Yorker’s with the ability to see the congested streets of the City for the first time may…

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The Dangers of Skitching in NYC

What is Skitching? Skitching is the dangerous practice of hitching a ride by holding onto a bus, car, truck or taxicab while rollerblading, bicycling or skateboarding. Skitching is also sometimes referred to as bumper jumping, bumper hitching or jogging. Regardless of what you call it, the practice can lead to taxi accidents, bicycle accidents and…

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What is Whiplash?

A car accident can cause a variety of injuries. A common one you may hear about often is whiplash. But what exactly is whiplash and how does it occur? Whiplash simply refers to neck strain. While it’s associated with car crashes, it can happen any time a blow causes your neck to jerk back and…

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Manhattan Parking Garage Accidents

Since the chance of finding street parking in Manhattan is slim to none, if you choose to drive in Manhattan, rather than relying on a Manhattan cabbie, Lyft or Uber, you will likely wind up in a parking garage or paid parking lot. Sometimes the attendant takes your vehicle and parks it for you, but…

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How Much is My Car Accident Case Worth?

If you have been involved in a car accident, once you are done treating your injuries, your first question may be: How much can I get? Obviously, you want to be able to obtain the compensation that will cover the costs of your medical care, vehicle damage, lost wages, and other losses. But how much…

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Manhattan Commercial Truck Accident Lawyer

Large commercial vehicles such as box trucks, big rigs, semis, and eighteen wheel tractor trailers are an essential part of the transportation landscape. They carry large quantities of goods over state lines and are an integral part of this country’s interstate commerce. However, due to their large size and massive weight, if these big rigs…

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Manhattan Motorcycle Accidents Can Be Devastating

Motorcyclists Have Very Little Protection Unlike motor vehicles that have bumpers and airbags to protect their operators and passengers, motorcyclists and their passengers are left fully exposed to an impact in the event of a motorcycle collision in Manhattan. And while wearing a SNELL and/or DOT approved helmet is a necessary and important start to…

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