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What are my legal options if I sustained PTSD after a car accident?

When we think of crash-related injuries, most of the focus is placed on physical ailments, such as broken bones, spinal injuries and traumatic brain injuries. Mental and emotional trauma, like PTSD, stemming from a crash can be equally (if not more) debilitating in some cases. It's common for crash survivors to develop anxiety after a...

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Can sleep disorders lead to drowsy driving accidents?

Drowsy driving is one cause of serious and fatal crashes that often gets overlooked. At some point, most people drive while tired. Many people have managed to get to their destinations without causing a crash, but some have not been so lucky. About 800 traffic fatalities happen each year across the United States due to...

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How tire marks in the road can be used as evidence after a crash

Pursuing a successful car accident claim takes a great deal of investigation and negotiation from your attorney. Without key evidence to prove that someone else's negligence caused your crash, the other driver's insurance company may be able to argue against your claim. There are many important pieces of evidence that your attorney can present to...

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New study finds odd ways people drive distracted

We all know how tempting it can be to want to check a cellphone notification when we hear a buzz or a ding. Cellphones have added so much convenience to the lives of most people, that using them often causes distraction from critical tasks, such as driving. New York City ranks the worst metropolitan area...

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Speeding drivers have become a growing threat to public safety

With the statewide shutdown brought about by COVID-19, New York's roads have gone from bustling to barren. With fewer cars on the road, more drivers may be inclined to drive at dangerous speeds, according to City Metric. Some New York City residents have likened the roads to a NASCAR race. According to New York Daily...

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How can I rebuild my life after a serious car accident injury?

You may already be aware of the standard steps you should take immediately after a crash. For example, you may already know that you’re required to call the police and exchange insurance information with the other driver. You may already know that you should take pictures of the crash scene and exchange contact information with...

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What are my legal rights if I was hurt in an Uber accident?

There are roughly 80,000 rideshare drivers throughout the five boroughs of New York City. Efforts have been made to put a cap on how many rideshare drivers could operate on NYC streets, but a proposal to do so was recently struck down. Many NYC residents rely on rideshares to get from point A to point...

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Can building collapses on Bronx construction sites be prevented?

Safety should always be the first priority at a construction site. In most cases, the horrific accidents we hear about regularly in the Bronx and across New York City are preventable. One incident that occurred in August 2019 is an example of how poor judgment and lack of adequate safety measures can put lives at...

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