Car accidents are, unfortunately, incredibly common here in the Bronx and throughout New York City. That said, in most cases, people aren't seriously injured in these accidents, however, at times, they are. If you are someone who was recently hurt in a car accident due to no fault of your own, you most likely now have several questions about the legal process ahead and whether you're entitled to financial compensation. Please continue reading and reach out to our[...]
What Happens if I’m Partially Responsible for a Car Accident in NY?
Car accidents are always very scary experiences, and unfortunately, at times, since they often happen in the blink of an eye, it can be difficult to discern exactly who is responsible for any injuries or damage caused by one. That said, oftentimes, when someone is injured in an accident, it will be determined that though one driver is primarily responsible, the other driver at least played a role in causing the accident. That said, if this is the[...]
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently reported that there were roughly 43,000 traffic accident fatalities here in the United States in the year 2021 alone. This is a jarring number, especially as it indicates a 10.5% increase in traffic fatalities in 2020. Not surprisingly, in step with the rest of the country, New York City has also seen a rise in auto accidents over the last year. If you are someone who has been hurt in an[...]
What Should I Do After a Car Accident in NYC?
Car accidents happen suddenly, and oftentimes, they lead to very serious injuries. When someone is involved in a car accident, typically, one person is at fault and the other driver is the victim, especially if they're seriously injured as a result of the accident. Oftentimes, accident victims never even see the negligent motorist coming, or if they do, it's already too late. Because of this, these accidents are frequently very jarring and can leave injured motorists in shock[...]
What Mistakes Should I Avoid When Filing a Car Accident Claim?
There are few things worse than sustaining a serious injury in a car accident. Unfortunately, car accidents, as you know, happen every single day here in New York City, and if you are someone who has wrongfully sustained an injury in one, you're most likely looking to file a personal injury claim. While there are several things you can do to improve your chances of winning such a claim, you should also be aware of the various mistakes[...]
What Should I Do if I’m Hurt in an NYC Truck Accident?
When someone is involved in a truck accident, they frequently sustain various severe injuries and require legal recourse to help them pick up the pieces. This is where our NYC firm comes in. Please continue reading and contact a knowledgeable, dedicated, and aggressive Bronx car accident lawyer from the Law Office of Richard M. Kenny to learn more about truck accidents and how we can help if you've been hurt in one. Here are some of the questions[...]
Pedestrian Accidents in NYC & Their Causes | What to Know
Pedestrian accidents are far from uncommon here in NYC, and if you or a loved one has sustained serious injuries in one, you should strongly consider reaching out to a knowledgeable Manhattan car accident lawyer as soon as you can. These accidents are frequently devastating, and anyone hurt in such an accident deserves competent and skilled legal representation in their corner. Continue reading and reach out to our firm to learn more about what we can do for[...]
There is nothing worse than being seriously harmed in an accident because of someone else's negligence. Unfortunately, people are wrongfully hurt every day, especially in car accidents. In most cases, had motorists simply taken care, been more aware of their surroundings, and followed the rules and regulations of the road, these accidents could be avoided. Continue reading and contact our Bronx car accident lawyer to learn more about the most common causes of car accidents and how we[...]