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What Are Compensatory Damages and Should You Get Them?

For people who are injured through the negligence of others, there are many different kinds of relief available to help them. One of the things many people who are seriously injured pursue is something called compensatory damages. What are compensatory damages and who can get them? It’s a complex legal topic, but one worth understanding when you are seriously injured through no fault of your own. Keep reading to find out more about these very […]

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How Do You Sue a City or Municipality in NY?

Sometimes when you are injured, the responsible party isn’t a person or company, but a government entity such as a city or municipality. Filing a personal injury claim against a municipality or city when you get injured due to wrongdoing or negligence is no easy task. There are many different procedures to go through, and if anything is done incorrectly, it could stop your case from progressing. Here is what you need to know about […]

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Common Autumn Personal Injury Accidents in NY

Many people love the autumn season. After all, it ushers in crisp fall air that makes each day perfect for sweaters and hot spiced cider. But there’s a disadvantage to the fall that many people don’t consider until it impacts them: The change in weather can increase the risk of some types of accidents. There are many accidents that tend to occur more often in autumn in New York. It’s important to know not only […]

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NYers: Don’t Ignore These Delayed Concussion Symptoms

Your brain is one of the most important organs in your body. After all, it’s what makes you, well, you. Injuries to the brain can cause damage that can take months or years to recover. Some people may never recover. That’s why It’s vital to understand how concussions – especially delayed concussions – work. You need to know what types of accidents can lead to injuries like concussions and what the symptoms of delayed concussions […]

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Summertime: Beware of these Common NY Personal Injuries

As the days get longer and the sun warms up the city, more and more people are out and about soaking up all summer has to offer in New York. Unfortunately, pleasurable summer activities also make some personal injury accidents more prevalent during this season, so it’s important to know what the dangers are to keep you and your family safe. Here are some of the most common summertime personal injuries in New York – […]

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What Are NY Non-Economic Damages?

Most people are familiar with the idea of economic losses after an accident that leads to injury. Maybe you’re out of work for a while, or you’ve had to get a lot of expensive medical care, and the bills are piling up. However, not as many people are familiar with the idea of non-economic damages – but they’re equally important in a personal injury case. Personal injuries can cause losses that go beyond money. After […]

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NY Dog Bite Claims: What You Need to Know

It’s difficult to walk anyplace in New York without seeing a bevy of dogs with their owners. In the city, around the state, and in America in general – we’re just dog lovers! Most of the time, these pets make great companions who are loved family members – but sometimes dog ownership can go wrong, too. Dog bites happen. The state of New York has laws against dog bites as well, making it possible for […]

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Who Is Liable If You’re Injured in a NY Uber?

Ridesharing apps have changed how people get from place to place. These reasonably-priced, accessible transportation options, such as Lyft and Uber, have also brought something else along with them: Questions about personal injury claims if you’re injured while using one. After all, Uber and Lyft drivers are not immune to accidents on New York streets. The real question is: What can you do if you are involved in an accident in a rideshare? Who is […]

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Common Injuries That NYers Suffer Decorating for the Holidays

The holidays are here! For many people that means it’s time to take a break from work and spend time with the people you care about the most in your life. However, for many New Yorkers, the holidays make for a very busy time of the year, too. Due to all this rushing, it’s a season of the year in which people tend to get injured. What a way to usher in the holidays. To […]

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Take Care to Avoid These Common Black Friday Injuries

Black Friday sales may offer some awesome deals and once-a-year sales, but it’s also a day that can end in an injury. This could alter the path of your life forever. After quarantine, the consumer mobs will likely be back in full force for Black Friday festivities this year. It’s important to be prepared if you’re going to brave the New York crowds to score some good deals. Otherwise, you may end up leaving with […]

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