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The Impact of Contributory Negligence on New York Personal Injury Claims

If you’ve been injured in an accident in New York, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, medical bills, and other damages. However, if you’re found to have contributed to your injuries in any way, you may not be able to recover the full amount of damages you’re entitled to. This is because of the legal concept of contributory negligence, which can significantly impact personal injury claims in New York. What is Contributory […]

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How To Prove Negligence In A Personal Injury Case In New York

If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your damages. However, to recover damages in a personal injury case, you must be able to prove that the other party was negligent. Proving negligence can be challenging, but it is essential to building a strong case. This blog post will explore how to prove negligence in a personal injury case in New York. What is Negligence? Negligence […]

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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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