Personal Injury

Dos and Don'ts in Speaking With an Insurance Adjuster or Investigator about your Personal Injury Case

If you have been in an automobile accident you will be interviewed by both an adjuster from your own insurance company and by an adjuster from the other party's insurance company. You may also be interviewed, at some point, by an investigator. The adjusters/investigators are trying to minimize the amount of money that their company will be obligated to pay.

What to Do If You're in a Motor Vehicle Accident

After an accident you need to keep two things in mind. First, take actions that will prevent further injuries or damages from occurring. Anyone who is injured should get medical treatment as soon as possible, as injuries may worsen if treatment is delayed. If possible, move your vehicle out of the roadway to avoid being hit by another car. Second, you need to take actions that will preserve evidence of the accident and any resulting injuries or damages.

Smart Car Receives High Safety Ratings From IIHS

By now, most of us living in the Long Island area have seen these cute little Smart Cars, which I'm sure will soon become the mode of transportation du jour for the college-age set. They seat two and are lighter in weight than the Mini-Cooper. Of course, with a car so small (it's actually designated as a microcar) the first question that comes to mind is 'how safe can this car possibly be if I get into an accident'?

Nursing Home Neglect & Abuse

As our population ages, ever-increasing numbers of seniors find that they are unable to care for themselves. Because friends and family are not always able to care for the needs of seniors,?nursing homes and assisted living centers have experienced a major surge in growth and in the number of seniors they care for.

New York No-Fault Overview

If you or a loved one is injured in a motor vehicle accident, you may be entitled to economic benefits, commonly called ?No Fault?. The following is basic information on No Fault Benefits. If you have any questions, contact a lawyer experienced in handling No Fault matters.

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