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New York Laws And Regulations That Apply To Car Accidents And Personal Injury Cases

In New York, laws about personal injuries, fault, liability, and compensation are complex. It takes years of practice in New York City courts to build the legal knowledge and negotiating skills necessary to win big for injured clients.

Giampa Law is a trusted Bronx personal injury law firm that has been fighting for the rights of those injured in New York accidents for over 30 years. Our no-nonsense NYC car accident lawyers have recovered millions of dollars for injured accident victims in the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and the surrounding communities. We understand how the law works here and we want to share this important information with the community.

That’s why we write articles that explain, in plain English, how New York laws apply to car accidents and other injury cases like slip and falls, semi-truck accidents, premises liability, wrongful death, and other incidents.

The information is general and may not apply to individual injuries, accidents, or incidents. If you were injured or a loved one died in a New York accident, get information specific to your case. Contact Giampa Law for a free case consultation. At no cost to you, and at no obligation to hire us, a member of our team will answer your injury-related legal questions, estimate the value of your claim, and help weigh your options for maximum compensation.

12 Injuries That May Cause Leg Pain After a Car Accident

Insurance companies downplay the severity of leg pain after a car accident. To avoid a lowball settlement and collect maximum compensation, NY crash victims with leg pain should know about injury types, medical options, and claim value. Our Bronx car accident lawyers can explain.

Symptoms of a Broken Rib After a Car Accident

Broken ribs are significant injuries that can have life-altering effects on the victim’s body. Our attorneys explain the signs and symptoms of a broken rib and how an attorney can help you fight for maximum compensation.

How to Get Camera Footage of a Bronx NY Car Accident

Video footage can play a critical role in car accident cases. It can also be lost quickly. Our attorneys explain the various types of footage that may be used in your claim and how we can help to preserve and obtain it.

How to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in New York

If the negligence of another party caused an accident that left you injured, you have the right to take legal action to recover financial compensation. We review the general steps involved in filing a personal injury lawsuit.

New York Laws: Determining Fault in a Car Accident

Even if your accident seems clear-cut, determining fault can be a surprisingly contentious matter. We break down how the law applies to determination of fault in car accidents in New York – and how an attorney can help.

New York Car Accident Settlements

You only get one shot at full compensation for a car accident, and you have to make that shot count. Our attorneys explain the key factors that can affect the value of your car accident settlement or lawsuit.

Common Mistakes After a Car Accident

The steps you take after a car crash can affect your entire future. Our attorneys explain how to avoid some of the most common – and most serious – mistakes that you can make in a car accident claim.

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