As we go through the winter months, concerns arise about cold weather hazards. Getting from point A to point B is a bit more complicated when the path is covered in ice and snow. Winter accident hazards on the sidewalk and on the highway leave victims with potentially serious injuries: sprains and strains; broken bones; and head, neck, and spine injuries. » Read More
A horrific limo accident in Schoharie, NY last October has been labeled the most deadly transportation accident since 2009. The vehicle’s 17 passengers, driver, and two pedestrians were killed when the stretch limousine lost control and crashed in a parking lot. Although it is not the only high-profile limo accident that has occurred in recent years, the high number of fatalities has many people questioning the safety of stretch limos. » Read More
Truck accidents are among the most deadly that can occur. While only about three percent of injury-causing accidents involve large trucks, the injuries and damage tend to be much more severe in these accidents than those involving smaller vehicles due to the size and weight of the trucks.
There are a number of circumstances that can cause a truck accident, » Read More
People who regularly use Uber or Lyft probably do not think twice when they request a ride. After all, it is a useful service that provides quick, inexpensive rides. However, like all other motor vehicles, Uber and Lyft vehicles can get in car accidents. When an Uber or Lyft driver is involved in an accident, » Read More
We all know that Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving, when die-hard shoppers take advantage of sales as they get a jump on their holiday shopping. However, what many people may not realize is that the day before Thanksgiving has its own nickname – Blackout Wednesday – thanks to the number of drunk drivers on the roads. College students and those who have recently turned 21 are eager to hit the bars and catch up with friends. » Read More
By Scott Portner, Esq. and Diana Caiafa-English, Esq.
There is an average of 6 million car accidents each year. Sadly, more than 90 people die each day in car accidents and 3 million people a year are injured in same. Two million of those people will have permanent injures.
If you are involved in an automobile accident, » Read More