Filing a Police Report After an Accident

Police Report After an Accident in New York

In New York, driver’s education courses are largely geared toward avoiding an auto accident. There is considerably less instruction on the subject of what to do after an accident. One of the first (and most important) steps to take after a New York car crash is filing a police report. It’s something you should do […]

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Who Is Liable for a Car Accident?

At-Fault Parties in a Car Accident

Because of New York’s no-fault insurance laws, you may assume that questions of fault won’t apply after you are in a car accident. In reality, however, there are a variety of circumstances in which you can pursue a fault-based claim. When you do, proving liability is a crucial part of your case. An experienced car […]

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What Is Accident Reconstruction?

Accident Reconstruction in Your Injury Claim

Accident scenes begin to change moments after they happen. The police will investigate the crash after injury victims are treated and released or transported to the hospital. After that, emergency workers will begin cleaning up and clearing the scene. This process will get traffic moving again, but it can also cost you evidence that may […]

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Long Term Effects of Whiplash After a Car Accident

Whiplash Injury

Whiplash is the single most common physical injury in New York auto accidents. It happens when the force of impact causes the head and neck to whip back and forth quickly — more quickly than the neck structure is designed to withstand. How forceful does the impact have to be? Not very. Studies have shown […]

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Bone Fractures in Car Accidents

Bone Fracture in a Car Accident

A broken bone is a medical emergency. Depending on the location and severity of the break, you may suffer limited mobility and experience difficulty performing everyday tasks. In some cases, a fracture can also result in long-term complications. If you suffer a broken bone in a car accident, it is important to seek medical attention […]

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