Auto Accidents

Should I See a Doctor After a Car Accident?

Posted on February 8, 2019 in
You get rear-ended by another vehicle. You feel a little sore, but continue on with your day. After all, you’re not that injured. You’re pretty sure you’ll feel better the next day. Days go by and things don’t improve. You finally see a doctor several weeks later and you are diagnosed with whiplash and back injuries. All you have to do is let the insurance company know and they’ll pay for your medical bills, right? Not necessarily. That delay in treatment just harmed your case. The insurance company can...
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Manhattan U-Turn Car Accident Attorney | NYC Lawyer

Posted on February 6, 2019 in
A motorist is zipping along the roadway, listening to their favorite song and singing along; daydreaming, or simply thinking about something else, when suddenly it hits them! They missed their exit or the street they were supposed to have turned down. No problem, just bang a u-turn, right? Well, actually, not so fast, because uturns are one of the most dangerous maneuvers an automobile driver can make and u-turns contribute to thousands of automobile, cycle and pedestrian accidents each year. Who is at Fault in a U-Turn Accident? Most...
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How Will My Manhattan Car Accident Case Be Handled?

Posted on February 1, 2019 in
If you were hurt in a Manhattan car crash as the result of someone else’s negligence, you will want to consult with an attorney that is familiar with the process of handling this type of case. After receiving emergency medical treatment, you should contact a personal injury lawyer. What is the Process? If you come to my firm immediately following your car accident, you will likely need treatment for the injuries you sustained in the accident. The payment for the medical bills will be covered under what’s called “no-fault,”...
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Hit-and-Run Accidents in Manhattan

Posted on January 30, 2019 in
When a person is involved in a car accident, they are obligated to stop at the crash scene, check on all parties involved and exchange information. However, not everyone abides by these rules. Some motorists, to avoid getting caught, flee the accident scene. This is commonly known as hit and run, but under New York law, it is called leaving the scene of an incident without reporting. It is a crime that can result in felony charges, depending on the severity of the injuries. New York City has seen...
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Glare Can Cause Car Accidents | Manhattan Lawyer

Posted on January 29, 2019 in
While the rays from the beaming sun can brighten up anyone’s day, it can also cause temporary blindness to drivers upon the roadways. It only takes a split-second for the sun glare to obstruct a motorist’s vision, causing them to squint or close their eyes altogether. Their eyes are off the road and a car accident occurs. If that driver was directly behind you in traffic, they may smash into you from behind, causing a rearend accident. Sometimes an at-fault driver in an automobile accident in Manhattan will blame...
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SOCIAL MEDIA & MY CAR ACCIDENT CASE | MANHATTAN LAWYER

Posted on January 28, 2019 in
Following a Manhattan auto accident, many people tend to reach out to friends and family, whether it be to simply tell them about how they’re doing, or maybe to ask for an attorney recommendation. Since actually talking to people on the phone is so old-fashioned these days, many people take to their favorite social media sites such as Facebook or Instagram. They may post pictures of the accident scene to include damage to their car or the damage done to the other vehicle. Accident victims may leave comments along...
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