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Do I Need to Call the Police After a Car Accident in Manhattan?

Do I Need to Call the Police After a Car Accident in Manhattan?

Car accidents are jarring, and so at times, after being involved in one, especially if someone is injured, it's not uncommon for them to freeze up under pressure. However, if you are hurt in a car accident, it's paramount that you take immediate action, as long as you're physically capable. Please continue reading and reach out to our experienced Manhattan car accident lawyer to learn more about why you need to call the police after sustaining an injury[...]

Frequently-Asked Questions About Car Accidents in the Bronx

Frequently-Asked Questions About Car Accidents in the Bronx

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[...]

Car Accident Fatalities in the U.S. Up More than 10% Over the Last Year

Car Accident Fatalities in the U.S. Up More than 10% Over the Last Year

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 Are the Most Common Causes of Car Accidents?

What Are the Most Common Causes of Car Accidents?

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[...]

Manhattan Car Accident FAQ | Here’s What You Need to Know

Manhattan Car Accident FAQ | Here’s What You Need to Know

Car accidents can be devastating, and unfortunately, they happen here in Manhattan every single day. Read our Manhattan car accident FAQ and reach out to a New York car accident lawyer from the Law Office of Richard M. Kenny today to learn more about these accidents and how we can help if you've been hurt in one. Manhattan Car Accident FAQ Some of the most common questions we're asked concerning car accidents and car accident injuries are as[...]

Will I Have to Go to Court for My Car Accident Claim?

Will I Have to Go to Court for My Car Accident Claim?

There are few things more jarring than being involved in a car accident. Unfortunately, car accidents occur every single day here in New York City. Unfortunately, some car accidents are worse than others, and in some cases, people are seriously injured in them. If you've been hurt in a car accident or any other type of auto accident, you're most likely wondering whether you will have to go to court for your personal injury claim. Continue reading and[...]

Does New York State Have a Dram Shop Law in Place?

Does New York State Have a Dram Shop Law in Place?

There is nothing worse than being involved in a serious auto accident, especially when the accident is caused by somebody else. In this day and age, everyone knows it's unacceptable to drive while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, but unfortunately, there is no shortage of people in New York City who are willing to do so. If you were injured in an accident caused by a drunk driver, we're on your side. Please continue reading and[...]

Does Speeding Cause Most Car Accidents in NYC?

Does Speeding Cause Most Car Accidents in NYC?

Part of keeping yourself and others on the road safe is following the rules and regulations of the road, including obeying the speed limit. Unfortunately, many motorists ignore the speed limit, and as a result, a significant portion of car accidents are caused by speeding. If you were recently injured in an auto accident by a driver who was exceeding the speed limit, there's a strong chance you'll qualify for financial compensation in a personal injury claim. Please[...]

Do I Have to Sue My Friend if I’m Hurt as a Passenger in His Car?

Do I Have to Sue My Friend if I’m Hurt as a Passenger in His Car?

Sustaining an injury in an accident is always frightening and, of course, painful, however, these accidents are even more frightening when they're caused by another person's negligence, as there's often nothing the injured party can do to protect themselves. This is especially true when it comes to a passenger sustaining an injury in his or her friend's car. These cases are complex, as no one wants to sue a friend or relative, but that doesn't change the fact[...]

Texting While Driving Auto Accidents in NYC | What to Know

Texting While Driving Auto Accidents in NYC | What to Know

The unfortunate reality of today's day and age is that people are constantly injured because of drivers who text while operating their vehicles. In fact, texting while driving is the number one cause of auto accidents, even surpassing driving while intoxicated. If you are someone who was recently injured because of a motorist who was texting while driving, you need a competent Manhattan car accident lawyer on your side. Read on and contact The Law Office of Richard[...]

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Who Pays My Medical Bills After a New York Car Accident?
Car accidents are, unfortunately, something that happens every single day here in New York City. If you were injured in a car accident caused by the negligence of another, however,… Read More
I Was Hit By a Car as a Pedestrian. Am I Entitled to Compensation?
Both pedestrians and motorists are responsible for following the rules and regulations of the road at all times. Unfortunately, both pedestrians and motorists are both guilty, at times, of violating… Read More
What Does Compensation Cover in a Car Accident Case?
Unfortunately, we see devastating accidents here in New York City every single day. Most commonly, these accidents involve motor vehicles. If you were recently injured in a car accident, you… Read More
What Should I Know About Wrongful Death Car Accident Cases in NYC?
There is simply nothing more devastating than losing a loved one as a result of another person's careless actions. Unfortunately, countless people are made victims in wrongful death car accident… Read More
Frequently Asked Questions About Car Accident Injuries in NYC
Were you injured in a car accident? Was the accident caused by someone else? If so, you're likely now seeking financial compensation to help you heal. Please continue reading and… Read More
Can I Sue an Uber Driver for an Injury in NYC?
There is nothing worse than being hurt in an accident, especially if the accident was the fault of another driver, as you now are seriously injured and have to figure… Read More
Who Pays My Medical Bills After a New York Car Accident?
Car accidents are, unfortunately, something that happens every single day here in New York City. If you were injured in a car accident caused by the negligence of another, however,… Read More
I Was Hit By a Car as a Pedestrian. Am I Entitled to Compensation?
Both pedestrians and motorists are responsible for following the rules and regulations of the road at all times. Unfortunately, both pedestrians and motorists are both guilty, at times, of violating… Read More
What Does Compensation Cover in a Car Accident Case?
Unfortunately, we see devastating accidents here in New York City every single day. Most commonly, these accidents involve motor vehicles. If you were recently injured in a car accident, you… Read More
What Should I Know About Wrongful Death Car Accident Cases in NYC?
There is simply nothing more devastating than losing a loved one as a result of another person's careless actions. Unfortunately, countless people are made victims in wrongful death car accident… Read More
Frequently Asked Questions About Car Accident Injuries in NYC
Were you injured in a car accident? Was the accident caused by someone else? If so, you're likely now seeking financial compensation to help you heal. Please continue reading and… Read More
Can I Sue an Uber Driver for an Injury in NYC?
There is nothing worse than being hurt in an accident, especially if the accident was the fault of another driver, as you now are seriously injured and have to figure… Read More

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